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Guide to nontraditional careers in science

Karen Young Kreeger

Guide to nontraditional careers in science

by Karen Young Kreeger

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Published by Taylor & Francis in Philadelphia, Pa, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Vocational guidance.,
  • Career development.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKaren Young Kreeger.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,263p. :
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22637764M
    ISBN 101560326700

    Wider Opportunity for Women Supports women working in nontraditional fields. It also includes a unit that focuses on self-sufficiency for older working women. I Was Wondering Showcases notable accomplishments of contemporary women. The site draws from a volume series of biographies entitled "Women's Adventures in Science.". Science Books for the Non-Scientist Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

      Some Facts About Non-Traditional Careers for Women. According to U.S. Department of Labor statistics, in the median weekly earnings of women who worked full-time were only 82% of men's full-time median weekly earnings (Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, "Highlights of Women's Earnings in ," BLS Reports.); Women are underrepresented in occupations across .   Graduates in search of computer science careers can take advantage of a growing field, with abundant choices and an array of potentially lucrative opportunities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), demand for computer and information technology occupations will leap significantly from to

    The authors of Going Alt-Ac: A Guide to Alternative Academic Careers, Kathryn E. Linder, Kevin Kelly and Thomas J. Tobin, asked me to write the foreword to their was a great honor. In an effort to inspire you to join the conversation about alternative academic careers, and to support the scholarship of the authors, the publisher of Going Alt-Ac has generously agreed to allow me to.   The term Nontraditional Careers is used to refer to occupations or fields of work, including careers in computer science, technology, and other emerging high skill occupations; in which individuals from one gender comprise less than 25 percent .


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Guide to Non-Traditional Careers in Science: A Resource Guide for Pursuing a Non-Traditional Path: Medicine & Health Science Books @ 4/5(3). Offering practical advice and stories from scientists and professionals, this guidebook aids the reader in evaluating and finding career opportunities in non-academic research fields.

It demonstrates that choices are available, providing many examples of fields (for example publishing, law, Pages:   Guide to Non-Traditional Careers in Science: A Resource Guide for Pursuing a Non-Traditional Path - Kindle edition by Kreeger, Karen Y. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.4/5(3).

Offering practical advice and stories from scientists and professionals, this guidebook aids the reader in evaluating and finding career opportunities in non-academic research fields.

It demonstrates that choices are available, providing many examples of fields (for example publishing, law, public policy and business) in which people can use their scientific training to nurture a satisfying professional life.

Guide to nontraditional careers in science. [Karen Young Kreeger] -- "For the past several years the scientific press has been filled with headlines of the overproduction of Ph. D.s and growing unemployment and underemployment of researchers. By Karen Y Kreeger - Guide to Non-Traditional Careers in Science: A Resource Guide for Pursuing a Non-Traditional Path [Karen Y Kreeger, Karen Young Kreeger (Preface by)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.4/5(3).

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3rd revised & enlarged ed. München. The book's main attractions for our testers were its edited interviews with scientists who have left bench science and moved on to nontraditional careers that either require or readily make use of.

Guide to Non-Traditional Careers in Science: A Resource Guide for Pursuing a Non-Traditional Path Karen Young Kreeger. out of 5 stars 3. Paperback. $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Networking for People Who Hate Networking, Second Edition: A Field Guide for Introverts, the Overwhelmed, and the UnderconnectedReviews: 7.

A Chemistry background prepares you for much more than just a laboratory career. The broad science education, analytical thinking, research methods, and other skills learned are of value to a wide variety of types of employers, and essential for a plethora of types of positions.

Those who are interested in chemistry tend to have some similar personality traits and characteristics. About the Book. Inspiring, informative, insightful., meet some of India s most celebrated female scientists.

What led them to choose their particular field. Who encouraged them. STEM is short for careers in science, technology, engineering, and math. It is a growing cluster of careers. Although many STEM occupations are male dominated, some are female dominated.

Others are an even mix of men and women. This section offers tips, resources, and links for women considering STEM careers. Nontraditional Career Resources.

Nontraditional Careers Defined August, Presented by Education Service Center Region 11 5 From the National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity (NAPE, ): Nontraditional careers are those occupations in which one gender comprises less than 25% of the current workforce.

This book discusses a variety of options for people with advanced science degrees (MS or PhD mostly) who wish to pursue a career outside of academia. It provides interviews with scientists who have successfully made the leap out of academia, either immediately after they finished their degree, or after spending some time in an academic job.4/5.

Guide to nontraditional careers in science. Philadelphia, Taylor & Francis, c p. Bibliography: p. QK73 Michelozzi, Betty Neville, Linda J.

Surrell, and Robert I. Cobez. Coming alive from nine to five in a 24/7 world: a career search handbook for the 21st century. 7th ed. New York, McGraw-Hill, IT Information Technology NSF National Science Foundation NT Nontraditional for gender NTO Nontraditional occupation refers to occupations or fi elds of work, including careers in computer science, technology, and other emerging high-skill occupations, for which individuals from one gender comprise less than 25 percent of the individuals employed in each such occupation or field of work.

Women - Nontraditional career paths fall into a few broad categories: labor-intensive jobs, science, technology and supervisory. Men - These careers tend to involve education, health and service-related jobs. Nontraditional Careers for Women Architecture & Construction •.

nontraditional jobs. Begin the activity by testing the students on their awareness of nontraditional jobs. Discuss their answers. To help define stereotypes, have students brainstorm the kinds of jobs they think women do and then the jobs that men do. Make two lists on the board that include these different jobs: “Women’s Work” and.

The Nontraditional Career Resource Center is a program funded by the New Jersey Department of Education, and is housed at the Center for Women and Work at. Nontraditional occupations for men are at least 75 percent female.

View this list below to explore nontraditional careers. Select any title to learn more about the wages, employment demand, and education requirements for the occupation. You can also view employment and wages for nontraditional careers by Minnesota region.A international recruiting survey found that MSL positions have increased by over 38% and is one of the fastest growing, science-related jobs in the world.

MSL positions can be found in a variety of healthcare-based sectors including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device sectors.Alternative Careers in Science Book by Cynthia Robbins-Roth (Ed.) Put Your Science to Work: The Take-Charge Career Guide for Scientists Book by Peter S.

Fiske, Guide to Non-traditional Careers in Science Book by Karen Young-Kreeger, ReSearch: A Career Guide for Scientists Book by Teresa Evans, Natalie Lundsteen and Nathan.