Patti Prasifka replied to Eliza Wade's discussion Colleges and studies in Women in Entomology Network
"Eliza,

I would talk to some professors/department chairs at schools with undergraduate programs in forensic entomology and find out what their placements are like for students with BS's in forensic entomology.... Can people get jobs with just a BS…"
Jul 7, 2014
Patti Prasifka replied to Eliza Wade's discussion Colleges and studies in Women in Entomology Network
"I would check out university of Nebraska Lincoln http://forensic.unl.edu/forensic-science-faculty"
Jul 6, 2014
Patti Prasifka replied to Devon Rogers's discussion The PhD: Worth It? in Women in Entomology Network
"I don't know if this is actually true in today's job market, but it feels like a PhD is the going price of admission... What jobs can you get with a Master's? I can think of some but I wonder if they pay enough to pay off your student debt or if the…"
Dec 4, 2013
Patti Prasifka replied to Gail Kampmeier's discussion Paid maternity leave pros and cons in Women in Entomology Network

Paula, you situation is exactly what I was talking about... most of the time we have the "right" to take up to 12 weeks (some unpaid - that stinks) but so many people are feeling pressure to return early to please their co-workers or boss or somet…"
Aug 7, 2013
Patti Prasifka replied to Gail Kampmeier's discussion Paid maternity leave pros and cons in Women in Entomology Network
"Gail - I love this topic! I am going to start by saying, I go back and forth on weather maternity/paternity leave should be mandated or not but overall, at the very least I think more parenting benefits/accommodations should be available to all. The…"
Aug 7, 2013
Patti Prasifka left a comment for Gail Kampmeier
"Thanks! I made it for Laura Campbell, she has worked with me for the last two summers in the corn! I think it my favorite origami creation so far!"
Dec 7, 2010