IGN 2-2 - Divergent: The Knauss Fellowship and life at the science/policy nexus

Tuesday, August 9, 2016
316, Ft Lauderdale Convention Center
Emily Therese Cloyd, US Global Change Research Program National Coordination Office, Washington, DC
How did a tree-loving botanist from the Midwest who worked at a dinosaur museum end up in Washington, DC for a marine policy fellowship focused on ocean modeling? And how did THAT lead to a job talking to people around the United States about the impacts of climate change? When career paths diverge, it turns out that the choice DOES make all the difference.