Essays

At every visit to an obstetrician or midwife, some version of “You’re just pregnant” was thrown at me like confetti in response to every symptom.

Writing for American Cancer Society

Tracking Down the Cellular Culprit that Helps Breast Cancer Spread, American Cancer Society Latest News, June 5, 2017

Outsmarting One of Cancer's Slyest Tricks, American Cancer Society Latest News, April 8, 2017

Writing for Wayne State University Blog

Microcredentials: A New and Popular Way to Showcase Your Skills, September 20, 2018

“Alternative” Careers are the New Mainstream: BEST Program Gives Students Guidance while Challenging Outdated Beliefs, August 27, 2018

Find Your Resilience and Success Will Follow, June 20, 2018

Q&A with Cassandra Ward, Ph.D., March 19, 2018

A New Year and a Smarter, Easier Way of Reaching Your Goals, February 8, 2018

Q&A with Philip Cunningham, Ph.D., Associate Vice President of Research Integrity, Wayne State University, December 1, 2017

Q&A with Joanna Sutton, Doctoral Candidate in PharmacologyOctober 10, 2017

Q&A with Brijesh Yadav, Doctoral Candidate in Biomedical Engineering, September 21, 2017

Five Simple Things You Should Do Right NowSeptember 6, 2017

Q&A with Zheni Shen, Ph.D., July 25, 2017

SciPhD Bootcamp at Wayne State Shows Scientists the (Business and Social Savvy) Paths to Industry – Part II: Creating Your Brand Through Strategy, July 11, 2017

SciPhD Bootcamp at Wayne State Shows Scientists the (Business and Social Savvy) Paths to Industry – Part IJuly 6, 2017

Q&A with Dulmini Barupala, Ph.D., Program Coordinator of WSU Med-Direct, June 27, 2017

Top 5 Career Advice Websites for PhDs, May 17, 2017

Greetings From the Other Side, April 24, 2017

Broadening experiences and striving to change academic culture: The BEST grant places nonacademic careers in the limelight, December 5, 2016

BEST Spotlight: Lauren Tanabe interviews Seema Shah, PhDOctober 10, 2016

LinkedIn: The Unavoidable and Invaluable Platform You Are Using Incorrectly, Atlanta BEST Magazine, October 1, 2016 (adapted from original BEST blog post)

The Broad Transferable Skillset of the Science PhD or Why You Are Much More Than Your Research, September 19, 2016

The Art of the Informational Interview, August 15, 2016

Why You Should Be More Audacious in Your Job Search August 1, 2016

New Overtime Law Could Mean Pink Slips for Postdocs … and Maybe That Isn’t Such a Bad ThingJune 27, 2016

LinkedIn: The Unavoidable and Invaluable Platform You Are Using IncorrectlyJune 16, 2016

Welcome to My Life as a Postdoc: Overeducated and UnderemployedJune 1, 2016

Writing for Scizzle blog

Forging a Connection Between “Doing” and “Feeling”: How Behavioral Activation Therapy Can Alleviate Depression, Scizzle Blog, January 11, 2017