Hope Jahren

A. Hope Jahren is a geobiologist at the University of Hawaii, Manoa, where her Jahren Lab focuses on living and fossil organisms, and how they are chemically linked to the global environment.. She also pens the blog #HopeJahrenSureCanWrite where she ably comments on interactions between women and men and academia.

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What I Say When My Colleagues Ask Me If They Should Be On Twitter

Quite frequently nowadays, other professors ask me if they should be on Twitter, reports Hope Jahren, a scientist, blogger and not-so-secret agent for social media. “This is kind of sad,” I think to myself, “How did we get to the point where I’m giving computer advice?” I’ve decided to generously make my opinions available.

8 years ago