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!

Ashrita​ Simhadri has been working as an intern at Genotox Laboratories. We asked Ashrita some ... Read more

Mona Easterling is a professor and outreach planner. She completed the biotechnology program at Tulsa ... Read more

Kasey Shuster is the Biotechnology Outreach Coordinator at Salt Lake Community College , Salt ... Read more

Seravin Behnken is the Lab Supervisor at the cell culture core lab at the Fred ... Read more

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

Julia Bittencourt earned the BACE credential while in high school. She credits the BACE for ... Read more

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

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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

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

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

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