Is it possible??

Deb Britt Deborah_Britt at
Tue Jan 7 15:10:37 EST 1997

In article <5ascs2$5aa at>, nishir at (Rae Nishi) wrote:

I can't tell you how much it meant to me to read this in your post today. 
I just read a Science online feature on balancing family and career, and
was dismayed to find that the only mother contributing an essay had
decided to become a permanent postdoc (you can read my ranting in the
posting I put on the newsgroup).  It was a relief to see that you have
managed tenure-track and children too.  There is hope!  Good luck on your

Deb Britt (a transplanted Oregonian, who still gets homesick now and then)

>   I had
> one kid before tenure and one after.  I think I've been reasonably
> productive.  I have five grad students in my lab now.  I'm up for
> promotion to full professor this year.  Keep your fingers crossed for
> me. 
> Rae Nishi, PhD
> Associate Professor
> Dept. Cell & Developmental Biology
> Oregon Health Sciences University
> Portland Oregon 97201
> **that's Orygun, NOT Ora-Gone**

Deborah Britt, Ph.D.
Department of Medical Oncology
Rhode Island Hospital

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