This week, Dr. Caitlin Looby, a SciComm Section member, responds to the #MySciComm questions!
Caitlin Looby is a scientist and a freelance science writer. She earned her PhD in Biology from the University of California, Irvine, her M.S. in Biotechnology at Kean University, and her B.S. in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Connecticut. During graduate school, Caitlin found a new passion, motivator, and purpose in science communication. She recently traded ocean views for mountain views, and lives in Colorado. Connect with Caitlin on @caitlooby, through email, or on her website.
1) How did you get into the kind of SciComm that you do?
In graduate school, I realized that I couldn’t wait to finish a study so I could write about it.