Researcher, Georgia state university
No one can work wonders as much as a woman in STEM.
WHAT DO YOU DO?
I work as a researcher in Georgia State University. My area of research comprises of working concurrently in the field of bioinformatics and computer science.
WHY DID YOU CHOOSE THIS FIELD?
Since the time as an undergraduate in India I have been very interested into the research side that academics have had to provide .Hence it was a natural course of pavement to pursue my current carrier stream.
WHAT DO YOU LOOK AT & THINK, "I WISH YOUNGER ME WOULD HAVE KNOWN THIS WAS POSSIBLE?"
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't--you're right.”
― Henry Ford. I think this quote would perfectly sum up probably all the answers this question can possibly have
WHY DO YOU LOVE WORKING IN STEM?
EVERYTHING .Every minute of the time ,there are new advancements and this is what enthralled me towards this field and has kept me enthralled all this while.
BEST ADVICE FOR NEXT GENERATION?
Most people out there have a particular mindset about how girls would fare in the world of STEM .And they are correct . No one can work wonders as much as a woman in STEM. Grace Hopper,Ada Lovelace and Katie Bouman have gone ahead to exemplify it.
INSPO / FUN FACT
All you seek is seeking you -Rumi