Career Lounge Talk: Meet Alaina Levine, Scientific Careers Consultant

15 December 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Moscone South - Halls A-C: Poster Hall

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Open To All

Alaina G. Levine is President of Quantum Success Solutions, a career consulting enterprise with a focus on advancing the professional development expertise of scientists and engineers. Her new book, Networking For Nerds, on networking for scientists and engineers will be published by Wiley in February 2015. She has been advising emerging and established scientists and engineers about their careers for over a decade, and has given over 600 workshops in the US and Europe. The author of over 175 articles in such publications as National Geographic News Watch, Science, Nature, Scientific American, and IEEE Spectrum, Levine is also a career columnist for Physics Today and the American Physical Society’s national publication, APS News. In her previous position with the University of Arizona, she oversaw the Professional Science Master’s Program in Applied Science and Business, and created and taught a graduate course on entrepreneurship for scientists.