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Randall Detra

Industry: Environmental testing/research. Academic: chemistry, biology, physical science
Retired with both industry, research and academic experience
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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Idongesit Nov 27, 2022 200 views

What is the best way to manage opposing career paths?

What is the best way to manage and balance career paths that look like they’re on opposite ends of the spectrum but both appeal to you? Is there an in-between? #Fall22 #fall22

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Alayn Mar 28, 2022 447 views

Are there any hobbies that would further knowledge on a biology orientated career path?

I would like to participate in activities that would further my knowledge an experience in biology or science as a whole.

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Braden May 10, 2022 353 views

What courses should I take to become an Aquatic Biologist?

I've always loved the outdoors and freshwater life, what paths should I take to implement this into my career in the future.

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Abbey Nov 01, 2021 271 views

What career would you suggest for me?

I am a senior in high school in the US. I'm really into chemistry, art, and philosophy. It's been it's been really hard for me to make a decision on this.
#chemistry #art

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Garret Oct 25, 2021 254 views

How hard can I expect organic chemistry to be?

#chemistry #college #biology

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S. Dhivyesh Jun 21, 2021 208 views

I am not sure what UG Degree to choose. I have opted for biology as my main subject without mathematics, and I am also not good at exploring things.

#college #biology #science #math
I'd love some interesting courses apart from a MBBS degree

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Manda Jun 20, 2021 383 views

What does a Marine Biologistgist Do?

I would like to become a Marine Biologist but I don't really know what they do. #biology #biochemistry #marine-biology

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tracy Mar 19, 2021 305 views

i want to create new medicine for a disease but i don't know where to start ?

i like chemistry and mixing compounds together.
#careeradvice #medicine #chemistry #internationalstudents

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Juliana Dec 05, 2020 339 views

If I work as a Chemistry professor at a college will I be able to teach General Chemistry only or will I have to be able to teach Organic Chemistry as well?

#teaching #professor #teach #chemistry

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taylor Oct 19, 2020 259 views

What did you major in in college


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Audrey Apr 13, 2020 453 views

how long does it take to get a phd in marine biology

#biology #marine-biology #marine

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Christopher Feb 14, 2020 550 views

What are some ways to get and different types of research experiences I can get as an undergraduate student?

I'm a freshman undergraduate student majoring in neuroscience trying to get research and lab experience. #research #science

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Kaela Dec 12, 2019 1494 views

Should I take physics or AP Bio senior year?

My guidance counselor suggested I take physics but I rather take AP Bio. It's more interesting and I want to major in Biology in college. (I want to be an optometrist) My counselor said she was concerned that colleges wouldn't the AP Bio credits but I think taking AP Bio would show my...

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Julia Dec 04, 2019 727 views

What are some realistic Jobs in wildlife and marine Biology?

I'm looking into getting my masters/doctorate in marine and/or wildlife biology. I'm interested in environmental science as well. I'm feeling a bit lost! #biology #marine-biology #environmental-science #zoology

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Corey Oct 02, 2019 488 views

Whats the worst part about being a biologist?

#marine-biology #biology