Alternative Careers in Science: Leaving the Ivory Tower

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Cynthia Robbins-Roth
Academic Press, 1998 - Business & Economics - 267 pages
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Alternative Careers in Science describes the various career tracks available to scientists and gives the inside scoop on the skills and personality types suited to each profession. It also contains important information regarding career expectations and salary potential.This book will allow scientists to compare career opportunities. Each chapter covers a different career track and includes the basic job description, qualifications, responsibilities, and what career opportunities stem from each position.

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This is a useful read for where one can go after some specialization in the sciences. Each career path is a personal account of one person, which makes this book interesting and unique, but also makes ... Read full review

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As recommended by Career Opportunities in Biotechnology and Drug Development. As featured in Science Career's "Careers Away from the Bench". Read full review

About the author (1998)

Robbins-Roth is the founder of BioVenture Consultants, which provides stategic planning and technical/business assessment to the biotech industry.

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