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“From Scientist to Diplomat: How I Pursued a Career in Science Policy”

Those interested in learning about careers in science policy and how to start transitioning from scientist to politician are welcome to attend a lecture from LaShauna Evans, a scientist, policy analyst and STEM advocate.

The event, titled “From Scientist to Diplomat: How I Pursued a Career in Science Policy,” will take place Monday, Nov. 12, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Biomedical Research Building auditorium (Room 105).

Evans worked as a foreign affairs officer at the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science and as technology adviser at the U.S. Department of State. She is currently a senior analyst at ByteCubed, supporting the STEM programs and policies of the Department of Defense.

She will discuss her journey in science policy and STEM advocacy during the lecture and have coffee with attendees afterward.

Register through the Postdoctoral Association CampusGroups page.

The CWRU Postdoctoral Association, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs and the Graduate Studies Professional Development Center will sponsor the event.