I spent my life attempting to be an investigation scientist. we never decided to go to high-school but as a grown-up i've gotten undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in sciences and management, and i have always been now completing a phd.

However, i have been stronglydiscouragedfrom obtaining top fellowships. i've posted a couple of great reports to my phd, i work part-time for a consortium inside my universityandhave arranged multidisciplinary collaborations. yet it nonetheless seems doorways are shut to me. must i simply surrender? female, 30sjonathans answer will show up on monday november 30.

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