From Research to Regulation, or Nicole Goes to Washington

Nicole Fields, United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission

The potential possibilities for employment after graduate school are seemingly endless and applying for non-academic jobs can be unfamiliar and difficult to navigate. I will discuss my job at the NRC, how it is different from academia, and the process I went through to begin working for the federal government. I also will discuss the NRC’s overall mission and general organization.

Abstract Author(s): Nicole Fields