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getting_something_other_than_a_postdoc_lore [2017/01/03 19:46]
ishivvers [Consulting]
getting_something_other_than_a_postdoc_lore [2017/01/03 20:23]
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-Wait, you want to //leave astronomy//? ​ Oh no!! 
  
 This page lists some resources for job ideas, as well as descriptions of specific career paths that some recent Berkeley grads have investigated. ​ Please fill it in with additional information. ​ The final section, at the bottom of the page, gives specific advice on how to get started on your own career search, to make a network outside of academia, and hopefully to land a position. This page lists some resources for job ideas, as well as descriptions of specific career paths that some recent Berkeley grads have investigated. ​ Please fill it in with additional information. ​ The final section, at the bottom of the page, gives specific advice on how to get started on your own career search, to make a network outside of academia, and hopefully to land a position.
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 Even though nobody really knows what "Data Science"​ means, if you're reading this you've heard of it! Especially around the Bay Area, this nebulously-defined career path Even though nobody really knows what "Data Science"​ means, if you're reading this you've heard of it! Especially around the Bay Area, this nebulously-defined career path
-is a very popular choice for PhDs who want out of academia.+is a very popular choice for PhDs who want out of academia ​(as of 2015/2016).
 Go check out the Berkeley Institute for Data Science [[https://​bids.berkeley.edu/​|(BIDS)]] to talk to more people about this sort of work (that'​s also a good place Go check out the Berkeley Institute for Data Science [[https://​bids.berkeley.edu/​|(BIDS)]] to talk to more people about this sort of work (that'​s also a good place
 to go and start building connections to the broader world of data science). ​ to go and start building connections to the broader world of data science). ​