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!

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

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Applied Biotech Training
Biotility

Lauri Zaker works as a Histologist at Acepix Biosciences in Hayward, California. She prepares animal ... Read more

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

Kevin Hin works as a Research Associate at Acepix Biosciences in Hayward, California. He manages ... Read more

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

Sponsored by: 
Applied Biotech Training
Biotility

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

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

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

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Digital World Biology
Digital World Biology

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

Polly Bechtold is a graduate of the Bridge to Biosciences Program (Lab Assistant Certificate) and ... Read more

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