Alumni Profiles

What is it like to work in biotechnology?

We interviewed students and alumni to learn more about their work and hear about a typical day on the job.

If you graduated from a Bio-Link program or work in the biotech industry, we'd love to hear from you, too! Contact us to share your story!

Maddie Kelly graduated from Lewis & Clark College in Portland Oregon where she received a ... Read more

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Digital World Biology

Milana Cypert, Research Associate at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), describes her work and ... Read more

We culture human B cells for DNA and cell lines, here I am getting ready to take these cultures for DNA. Each culture represents a unique individual and each of my technicians (and myself) tend to have anywhere from 100-150 cultures growing at any one time.

Jenna Gravley is the Research Technician Supervisor for the Research Cell Bank at Fred Hutchinson ... Read more

Cagney Coomer has been working as a sequencing technician at the University of Kentucky Advanced ... Read more

Jessica Zabloski, Research Associate at Bioo Scientific Corp. tells us about making ELISA kits.Read more

Mandy​ Hunter has been working as an Laboratory Technician at ABS, Global. We asked Mandy ... Read more

Veronica Benites works for Cel Analytical analyzing potable, recreational, and waste water. She shared her ... Read more

Selena Alvarado is a Marine Science Technician with the United States Coast Guard.Read more

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Biotility

Jennifer Creekmur is a research assistant intern at City of Racine Health Department, Laboratory. She ... Read more

Tabor Grindrod is a Biologist / Senior Assembly Technician in Florida. According to Grindrod, the ... Read more

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Biotility

Elizabeth Stahl is a laboratory intern at Valero Renewable Fuels. She talked to us about ... Read more

Jonathan Woo graduated from the Bio-Link Bridge to Bioscience Program at the City College of ... Read more