Title: Security Officer
Duties: To enhance security in the Institute for Childhood and Neglected Diseases (ICND) Building by checking IDs, asking visitors to sign in, and staying at his post.
Started at TSRI: 2000.
Background: One and a half years in the San Diego Police Department, degree in accounting from San Marcos College.
Thoughts on His Job: "This is the best security job I've ever worked. It's a professional operation here. I'm also inspired by being around so many educated people."
Extracurriculars: Running a vending machine business in Leucadia, reading three or four booksboth fiction and nonfictionper week, learning German, fencing (with real rapiers), and handcrafting chain mail jackets and headpieces.