Working in science policy is all about taking complex science from experts and translating it into something accessible, to be used in key decision making.

Finding job satisfaction as a policy analyst is a Q&A with Catherine Ball, a policy analyst with the House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee in the United Kingdom. The interview delves into how she left academia and made the transition to her work in science policy.

I wrote some more words about Catherine’s role as a policy analyst for Nature Careers in Trade Talk: Policy analyst.

Go to the orginal article here or listen below