Alumni Profiles

What is it like to work in biotechnology?

We interviewed students and alumni to learn about their careers and hear about a typical day on the job. Most of the people profiled in this section graduated from a community college biotech program. We also have video interviews and articles about people working in different kinds of biotech careers.

If you work in the biotech industry and graduated from a community college biotech or biomanufacturing program, we'd love to hear from you! Contact us to share your story!

Lena Bengtsson graduated from the Biotechnology program at City College of San Francisco where she ... Read more

Julian Gutierrez works as a Lab / Manufacturing Technician at Biotility in Florida. He tracks ... Read more

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

Kenton Chung worked as a student lab assistant in the Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts Product ... 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

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

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

Alexandra Allen works as a Research Associate at Acepix Biosciences in Hayward, California. She takes ... Read more

Mitch Kane is a graduate of the Shoreline Community College Biotechnology Lab Specialist Certificate program. ... Read more

Dmitry Serbzhinsky holds a B.S. and M.S., and he completed the Biotechnology Lab Specialist program ... Read more

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

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

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Applied Biotech Training
Biotility