Biological Sciences Community Advisory Board Members

Julie Sharp-Dahl
Bristol Alliance of Companies

John Marshall
MWH Global, Inc.
Jill Follett
Alaska Department of
Fish & Game (Retired)
Melissa Shein
Southcentral Foundation
 Jeffrey Schively
HDR Inc.
Thaddus Wilkerson
The Alaska Native Medical Center 
Robert White
Emeritus Professor
 Kathryn Kurtz
Anchorage School District
Kathy Robinson
Saltwater Inc.
 Sue Ban
ENVIRON International Corporation


"What I Did With My Biological Sciences Degree" Seminar Series

The Department of Biological Sciences Community Advisory Board hosts the "What I Did With My Biological Sciences Degree," Seminar Series in hopes of providing the next generation of scientists a look at the career pathways available to them upon graduation. This series introduces UAA students and community members to industry professionals within the field of Biological Sciences and provides opportunities for students to ask questions and discover new ideas and possibilities. The seminar series is free and open to the public. Pizza and refreshments are provided.  


Fall 2015 Schedule

Date Time
Loc.  Presenter & Presentation Title

Past Seminars


 Sue Ban, Adventures of a Marine Biologist

Sue Ban, Principal Consultant
ENVIRON International Corporation
"Adventures of a Marine Biologist"
Presented on March 19, 2015 at the UAA/APU Consortium Library

Nathan Lukes, How my Biology Degree led to a career in Dentistry

"What I did with my Biology Degree: Trying to piece together an interesting life"
Presented on February 13, 2015, at the UAA ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building



What I Did With My Biological Sciences Degree - Thaddus Wilkerson