​Science Entrepreneurship and Consulting Careers


About Entrepreneurship, Commercialization, and Consutling Careers

Becoming a Bio-Entrepreneur
PathoVax founder Joshua Wang, Ph.D., describes the path that led him to found a company while still in graduate school; published by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.   

So You Want to Be a... Tech Founder
An interview with Rudy Bellani, Ph.D., Co-founder and CEO of Oystir; published by Scizzle Blog

Interview with Meghana Rao—Consultant
A video interview with Meghana Rao, Ph.D., Consultant at Campbell Alliance; produced by the Vanderbilt School of Medicine and published by NIH BEST.

Interview with John Henkin—Founder of STEM Career Services
An interview with Josh Henkin, Ph.D., Founder and Career Counselor at STEM Career Services; published by The American Society for Cell Biology.


Resources for Entrepreneurship and Consulting Careers

Washington University BioEntrepreneurship Core (BEC)
The BEC is open to all WashU affiliates (students, postdocs, staff, faculty) who share an interest in the interface between biomedical research and entrepreneurship.

The Biotechnology and Life Science Advising (BALSA) Group
BALSA is a nonprofit organization operated entirely by graduate students, professional students and postdoctoral researchers from Washington University. Its mission is to provide participants with valuable real-world business experience via short-term consulting projects with local companies.

Women Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology (WEST)
WEST is a learning community that provides women in the enterprise of science and
technology with the inspiration, knowledge, and connections to reach their full potential.


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