Master of Science in Biotechnology Program, UW-Madison

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Bjorn Niskanen

Class of 2016

Bjorn Niskanen
Employer: Takara Clontech
Title: Inside Sales Representative I
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Bjorn V. Niskanen (B.S., Biology, UW-Eau Claire) is an Inside Sales Representative with Takara Clontech, based in Palo Alto, CA. The program has provided the resources and education for him to transition from the lab bench to the business side of the biotechnology industry. He realizes that success in biotechnology requires the ability to use both scientific and and business knowledge skill sets.

He feels the programs multidisciplinary curriculum ensures graduates are skilled in topics ranging from business strategy and ethics to technology discovery. The program will provide the catalyst to create malleable, resourceful, connected and intuitive leaders in biotechnology.





































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