The career story of dr. Marcia Goddard, neuroscientist. We talk about her unusual career path. From “least likely to succeed” in high school and choosing a bachelor based on the idea that she was not very smart, to quitting her studies and taking jobs as personal assistant for a couple of years. Getting back to academia and not only getting a cum laude bachelor and master in Neuroscience. But also obtaining a PhD with her research on autism. Marcia now works as a highly valued resident scientist in a commercial recruitment company. Learn about Marcia career choices, what helped her along the way and how she now has a very fulfilling job, doing the things she loves most!