The professional life
Peter and Uma discuss the challenges and rewards of being professional scientists in an academic setting. Peter Bieniek (left) is a research assistant professor at the UAF International Arctic Research Center. Uma Bhatt (right) is a professor of atmospheric sciences at the UAF Geophysical Institute.
These interviews were recorded in collaboration with StoryCorps, a national nonprofit whose mission is preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world.