Cal.Section ACS-WCC Virtual Meeting- Sat., Nov. 13th, 2021 with Speaker: Alicia A. Taylor, PhD
"A Career Journey in the field of Environmental Toxicology"
Dr. Taylor will cover her early education, what drew her to environmental chemistry, and in particular, environmental toxicology. She will share some tips for early career scientists on how to network, specifically on how to prepare for conference networking and the importance of volunteering in expanding ones network. She will give examples from her own participation in the CA Section ACS, where she serves as the current Chair. Dr. Taylor can be contacted via her LinkedIn.
About the Speaker
Dr. Alicia Taylor is an environmental toxicologist and will share her career path (academia, consulting, government) with audience members. Dr. Taylor studied environmental toxicology, which included water chemistry, for her PhD at the University of California at Riverside.
She completed a postdoc at UC Berkeley, and then was an environmental science consultant for five years. During the pandemic, Dr. Taylor took a new job, and now holds a government scientist position at the California Department of Toxic Substances Control. Within the Safer Consumer Products Program, Dr. Taylor helps to reduce potentially toxic chemicals in consumer products.
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