Academic and Professional Work

Olivia M. Chesniak, PhD is an experienced educator, facilitator, program developer, and evaluator. She completed her academic training in chemistry and college teaching at Michigan State University in 2019. Dr. Chesniak was the inaugural Postdoctoral Fellow for the Postdoc Academy at Northwestern University from 2019 – 2021 and is currently an Academic Program Officer within the Office of Academic Training and Outreach Programs at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Art and Design 

Dr. Chesniak has been creating stationery and gifts since 2016. Her work in the digital medium explores identity, agency, and wellbeing in scientific training and careers.