Category Archives: a day in the life

A Day in the Life of a Teaching Postdoc

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 7am – Alarm goes off Uuugh. This is early for me, made even worse by the fact that I’m still jet-lagged from holiday travel. But I’ve got a schedule to keep this morning so I drag … Continue reading

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A day in the life of a forensic scientist

4:15 am – alarm goes off. I don’t even think twice anymore about the choice of sleeping longer vs. getting up to swim this early in the morning. It is very apparent to me that when I swim in the … Continue reading

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