Paths Through Science

Be inspired by Earth and space scientists! In the series Paths Through Science, AGU members tell you what inspired them to have a career in science, what keeps them pursuing their dreams, and what sustains their curiosity and career.

They offer guidance and insights from their richly rewarding careers that you can apply to yours. The series will include stories from AGU members in varied employment sectors, from academia, government agencies, government labs, industry, non-governmental agencies, to advocacy groups and more.

If you would like to share your story in Paths Through Science, email careers@agu.org.

Read about Antarctic field researcher Dr. Robert Bindschadler.

Read about climate scientist Dr. Richard Somerville.

Read about soil scientist Jim Archuleta.

Read  about exploration geophysicist and business owner Lu Pellerin.

Read about geologist and mystery/crime novelist Sarah Andrews.

Read about NASA program scientist Kelly Fast.

Read about remote sensing expert Chelle Gentemann.

Read about atmospheric scientist and public engagement expert Raj Pandya.

Read about heliophysicist Lika Guhathakurta.

Read about atmospheric chemist Arlene Fiore.

Read about research geophysicist Jeff Wynn.