What do scientists really do on a daily basis? Twitter user @SeeArrOh has organized a “carnival” across science blogs, called #ChemCoach. This event is oriented towards showing people the different jobs that chemists have, and how they got there. See other #ChemCoachs here. Here is my contribution:

My current job:

I am currently a Ph.D. Candidate in Chemistry at University of California, Berkeley, working on inorganic coordination chemistry in Professor Kenneth N. Raymond’s laboratory.