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Alternative Careers in Science: Leaving the Ivory Tower

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  • Edition: 1st
In Alternative Careers in Science: Leaving the Ivory Tower you will meet scientists who evolved into Wall Street analysts, science policy gurus, patent agents, journalists, consultants, biopharmaceutical company executives, entrepreneurs, executive search specialists, public relations experts, and top-flight sales reps. You'll never think that science is a one-way street again! Each chapter covers a different career track and includes: * Basic job description, qualifications, responsibilities, and expectations * Typical day scenario * Why a graduate degree in science gives you an edge * Outlines skills important to career track - creative, critical, computer, interpersonal * Training phases and requirements * Existing steps in the promotion ladder and salary ranges * Career opportunities stemming from each position