Non-Traditional Careers for Science Majors

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STEM jobs aren’t boring: Check out this video by Dr. Dwight Randle at TEDxMountainViewCollege :

Published on Oct 19, 2015

A science major may select from an array of career paths. Many of these paths are non traditional and less known but intriguing.

Dr. Dwight Randle is professor of Chemistry and Biology at Richland College. He taught as a special chemistry instructor for the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland while working on a Ph.D. in biochemistry at the University of Maryland.He has served as Science and Medicine Advisor for the American Heart Association, and as Senior Science Advisor and Director of National Research Grants for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure. He served on the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for Baylor Research Institute which is charged with the regulatory and patient protection oversight of clinical research. He has served as a board member on the Dallas Chapter of Sisters Network Inc., breast cancer survivorship organization which advances breast health for women of color. He owns a thriving photography company which specializes in natural landscapes and portraiture.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at