Interview with Amanda Liesch, Master Hole Digger, Queen of Soils and a Soil Physics PhD Student at North Carolina State University.
Hosted by Sarah Worsham.
Music is Light Emotions by MIGmusic.
Listen to Women in STEM podcast Episode 11:
- DirtArtful (Mandy’s website)
- Mandy on Twitter
- Article on Crops.org about what a soil scientist does (featuring Mandy)
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- Alison Criscitiello – Post-doctoral Fellow at the University of Calgary, as a glaciologist studying ice core chemistry
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