Chemist turned video producer for the U.S. Chemical Safety Board
Aug24

Chemist turned video producer for the U.S. Chemical Safety Board

Profile: Shauna Lawhorne, chemist (B.A. 2002), video producer and editor Shauna Lawhorne loves chemistry. She also loves producing videos. Shauna has found a way to merge these two seemingly incompatible interests: She is a video producer and editor for Sandy Gilmour Communications, a public affairs contractor for the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB). Each chemical safety video Shauna helps produce tells the story of a major chemical...

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Book editing and publishing: A scientific book worm’s dream job
May25

Book editing and publishing: A scientific book worm’s dream job

There is no such thing as a typical day for Merlin Fox, books commissioning editor for the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). His primary responsibilities include finding authors and editors to write new academic books and book series, managing the portfolio of already published works and seeking out opportunities for new publishing products. I met Merlin at PittCon 2011 this past March, where he was scoping out potential new book...

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