Leaving the Lab

Lisa Sproul Hoverman, PhD
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Academia is not for everyone.  Since you are reading this article, no doubt that thought has crossed your mind.  So, what makes one leave?  What is the motivation in experimenting with careers beyond the bench?  Deciding to Leave As a published and funded post graduate fellow, I made the decision to walk away from the lab of a National Academy of Science member, and pursue a career as a scientific communicator.  I made this decision after a year and a ...