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Biotechnology alumni have gone on to become accomplished leaders and practitioners in all facets of the biotechnology industry. The quality and versatility of our program has allowed our students to pursue successful careers in academia, research, medicine and industry. We value our alumni and the contributions they bring to our program.

Ross

Ross Chudnovskiy (2014)

"What I liked most about this program is that it took a real life approach to my education. I was able to learn the skills employers seek out which prepared me to get into the workforce as soon as I graduated."

Career direction/track: Science

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Kal

Sarala Kal (2014)

"I have finally figured out what I want to do with my life because of this program. My next chapter starts at Sloane Memory Hospital in New York City."

Career direction/track: Science

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Sam

Sam King (2014)

"Georgetown allowed me to take a unique mix of classes spanning diverse topics such as finance, entrepreneurship, and intellectual property, in addition to more traditional science courses such as biochemistry and immunology."

Career direction/track: Business

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Armineh

Armineh Ghazarian (2013)

"The opportunity to leverage the coursework to real world applications through my internships further enriched my learning experience and prepared me for my career post-graduation."

Career direction/track: Business

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Rebecca

Rebecca Gibbs (2013)

"The greatest thing about this program is that it provides a comprehensive overview of the entire life science spectrum ... thus allowing students to develop their unique interests and skills into various careers."

Career direction/track: Industrial Sciences

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Anirudh

Anirudh Gaur (2012)

"The program is designed to give students the tools to easily transition into the professional world – whether you are interested in research, business or a hybrid of these aspects of biotechnology."

Career direction/track: Industrial Sciences

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Hannah

Hannah Njau (2012)

"One of the best parts of the program is that industry experts provide insight into the current state and future outlook of the industry. This was extremely helpful in gaining clarity on which areas to focus on and pursue in my career."

Career direction/track: BioBusiness Track

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Lisa

Lisa Parvin (2010)

"With a wonderful blend of science and business courses, this program encourages students to think outside of the box and to dream big."

Career direction/track: Science

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Anurag

Anurag Patnaik (2012)

"Georgetown’s one year MS Biotechnology program stood out from the rest. First it was an intense one year program, and I could get back to work without taking a long break. Second it offered a nice mix of business as well as science courses."

Career direction/track: Science

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Zhouli

Zhouli Xuan (2010)

"[This program] offered me a panoramic vision of the biotechnology industry: from entrepreneurship to intellectual property law, from basic science research to cutting edge diagnostic technology."

Career direction/track: Individualized

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Sapna

Sapna Padmanabhan (2009)

"One of my favorite courses in the program was Entrepreneurial Biotechnology, which allowed us to work in teams to develop business plans for introducing a new biological product into the market, from inception through implementation."

Career direction/track: Business

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Purti

Purti Kanodia (2008)

"I could not have asked for a better blend in terms of course offerings."

Career direction/track: Business

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Kanishka

Kanishka Pothula (2008)

"I have found a career that is a pure hybrid of my passion for both the science and business of Biotech. I could not have found this path on my own and I owe a lot of thanks to everyone at Georgetown’s Biotechnology MS program for helping me realize my goals."

Career direction/track: Business

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You-shin

You-shin Chen (2007)

"The program welcomed students from different background and with different dreams, and helped them fulfill their goals by all means."

Career direction/track: Science

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Elvena

Elvena Fong (2007)

"I am certain that I will keep learning, growing, and building on top of the foundation that I have gained here at Georgetown."

Career direction/track: BioInformatics, Individualized Track

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Athanasia

Athanasia Anagnostou (2006)

"The faculty of the program ... has always been welcoming, supportive and excellent mentors."

Career direction/track: Business/Entrepreneurship

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Peter

Peter Frantz (2005)

"Because of my internship and the courses taken during the program, management of our Intellectual Property portfolio was added to my responsibilities."

Career direction/track: Business

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Kinny Horn

Kinney Horn (2002)

"[...] found an ideal profession that marries his knowledge of finance, biochemistry, with his desire to create real change in the lives of cancer patients."

Career direction/track: Business

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Matthew

Matthew D. Arnold (2000)

"My career thus far has been extremely rewarding, and I can trace it all back to what I learned and the doors that were opened at Georgetown’s Biotechnology MS program."

Career direction/track: Business

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