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Episode 79: A Digital Nomad & A Science Communication Trainer

Her Stem Story

Release Date: 11/13/2019

Our guest today is Jessica Rohde, a science communication trainer who successfully pivoted her career from research to science communication. She was a speaker at our online conference and she is committed to building a supportive community of women in STEM.  Originally from Seattle, Washington, Jessica now lives a digital nomad lifestyle, where she travels and works remotely. She has lived and worked in 33 countries. She currently manages a community of scientists who research the Arctic, helping them connect online and form interdisciplinary collaborations. It's her passion to help others enter the expanding field of science communication.

In this episode, we talk about:

1. What does it mean to be a digital nomad?

2. What got her interested in Science Communication?

3. How she pivoted from research to this unique career path?

4. Her 3 takeaways from our online conference.