Jared received his PhD in Microbiology and Immunology at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center–Shreveport working on tumor progression by Helicobacter pylori. He also became a dad 3 times in grad school. He eventually got tired of the heat and therefore became a postdoctoral fellowship at the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill working on tumor biology in response to radiation and developing a new method of radiation therapy. Although he was sad to part with NC BBQ, he then traded in his bench for a desk at a biotech company as a web content specialist. Now a dad of 4, he spends his time writing scientific content for protein research products and methods, increasing web traffic through SEO and migrating technical content between corporate websites.
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As scientists, we become engrossed in our own scientific world. We focus on graduating, publishing a paper, or writing that grant application. Our labs, quite literally, become our world. Which is why we all know the glazed looks in the eyes of non-scientific people who had the misfortune of asking us what we do. As…