Many do not realize that some fields require hands-on training; not every field can learn from textbooks, software, and modules. At the Biomanufacturing Education & Training Center, we understand the needs of the life sciences, biomanufacturing, and bioprocessing industries. Hands-on training not only helps employees develop their skills; it also helps the company as a whole. By developing […]
The biopharmaceutical industry continues to grow, improve healthcare, and strengthen our economy. View the infographic to learn more…
Biotechnology jobs are expected to increase by 12% from 2012 to 2020. View the infographic below to see the types of careers, fields, and salaries for biotechnology. What are your thoughts about the biotechnology industry? Which area do you see increasing the fastest?
by Daniel Mardirosian, Senior Operations Manager The team here at the BETC is honored to receive the Jerold Martin Legacy Scholarship from BioProcess Systems Alliance. We will use the $2,500 award to establish a new program to train undergraduates at WPI in key areas of bioprocessing. At the BETC, our programs are designed […]
Author: Michael Cohen Pellet Productions, working closely with Bio-Link, is creating an interactive educational training video about a fictional company called “Franklin Biologics”. The project is designed to help students and new employees understand the importance of quality procedures when producing biologic medicines. The production is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation. […]
Author: Victoria Lander What is the BETC? It is where biotechnology professionals gain an edge. It’s an innovative partnership between academia and industry that creates customized workforce development solutions for forward-thinking biotechnology companies across the region and around the world. Whether you’re an employee expanding your skill set or a manager developing your team, the […]
Author: Victoria Lander Outsourced pharma has been tackling the subject of employment in the biopharma industry, but are there enough graduating students and potential employees in the U.S. to fill the needs of the biopharma industry here? Are these CMOs enticing venues for today’s graduates? “From my experience, students do know the CMOs are out […]