My escape from the lab: scientific publishing

Who: Dr. Matteo Cavalleri, Chief-Editor at Int. Journal of Quantum Chemistry
Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
321 Allen Hall

Across the world and across disciplines, numbers reveal that the term “alt-ac” – referring to positions within higher education and research alternative to the professoriate – is a misnomer. Permanent academic jobs are, in fact, the “alt-ac”. In this talk, I’ll share my (happy) experience going from a computational chemistry lab to my current career on the “other side” of scientific publishing, and explores roles for STEM Ph.D.s in the publishing industry.