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Virtual Visits and Key People | Added on February 20, 2012

Biotech by MiraCosta Community College, public domain, https://flic.kr/p/q7rfSa

Informative interviews with professionals from a wide range of positions in the biotech industry give you detailed accounts of their jobs and career paths.

Audio clips, video clips and transcriptions of the interviews are available for the following professionals:

  • Mark Jeffries – Information Resources
  • Rachel Meier – Human Resources
  • Irene Figari – Regulatory
  • Kevin Ling – Multimedia
  • Paul Stanley – Facilities Management
  • Lorena Barron – Pharmaceutical Formulation
  • Courtney Sailes – Bio-organic Chemistry
  • Mauri Okamoto-Kearny – Product Development
  • John Zummo – Environmental Health and Safety
  • Ken Attie, M.D. – Clinical Scientist

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agriculture biology bio-organic chemistry biotechnology bio-technology chemistry clinical scientist environment food scientist genetic engineering health human resources information lab technologist management multimedia pharmaceuticals physics product development safety technology

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Programs of study directly linked


  • Anatomy and Cell Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Bioresource Engineering
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Pharmacology

Programs of study indirectly linked

Vocational training

  • Computing Support (5729)
  • Pharmacy Technical Assistance (5841)
  • Production Equipment Operation (5810)


  • Accounting and Management Technology (410.B0)
  • Biomedical Laboratory Technology (140.B0)
  • Biopharmaceutical Production Technology (235.C0)
  • Computerized Engineering Technology (243.A0)
  • Engineering Technologies (Photonics) (244.A0)
  • Laboratory Technology (Analytical Chemistry) (210.A0)
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology (Automated Manufacturing) (241.A0)


  • Biodiversity and Conservation
  • Biodiversity and Ecology
  • Bioengineering
  • Computer Systems
  • Earth Sciences
  • Earth Sciences and Economics
  • Earth System Science
  • Ecological Agriculture
  • Ecology
  • Environment
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Film Studies
  • Fine Arts
  • Food Science
  • Food Science and Nutritional Science
  • Intermedia
  • International Agriculture
  • Management
  • Medicine
  • Physics and Chemistry
  • Plant Biology
  • Professional Agrology

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