Exploring career options and choosing to pursue a non-profit position

Yung S. Lie, Ph.D.
Non profit
Changing Careers
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Making the decision to leave an academic research career is a significant mental hurdle.  The next step is then deciding what type of new career you want to pursue.  When I got to this point, I struggled because I didn’t know what my options could be.  I knew that I wanted to continue to use my scientific background and training in a more applied way.  Chances are that your parents were like mine and taught you a fundamental ...