BEST Program Session: Working in Government as a PhD

Donna Dean, Ph.D., will talk about research lab and non-lab position outside of academia, as well as the role of PhDs in federal government and science policy. Dean is currently a consultant at the Association for Women in Science and American Chemical Society. She holds a PhD in Biochemistry extensive experience as a federal executive, a practicing scientist, and as a government relations expert.


This event is open to ALL Georgia Tech and Emory graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty wishing to learn more about PhD career options.

Event Details


  • Tuesday, July 15, 2014
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Parker H. Petit Institute of Biotechnology Building, Suddath Room (1128)

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