Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Taxi Driver Holds a Ph.D

This is a story about Dr. Mingjie Cai who have been working 16 years as a PI (principal investigator) in Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) of ASTAR, Singapore and got dumped out of his job (without any compensation) and now he's working as a taxi driver to earn something for living. What a pity right? That's for real.

He holds a Ph.D honor from Stanford and he's probably the only taxi driver in the world who owns a Ph.D degree.

Read the first entry of this blog here

It also appears in Straits Times