Over the past few years, even with the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, CvilleBioHub has thrived and grown as it continues to establish itself as one of the premiere life sciences clusters in the state of Virginia. Having launched roughly five years ago, the organization aims to double the size of the industry within the region by the year 2030, and the growth seen in the Charlottesville area over the past two years has already well-exceeded expectations.
Thanks to a unique partnership between GlaxoSmithKline and Montgomery College, students who are interested in pursuing a biotech career no longer must face this crossroad. They can now have the best of both worlds – earning a respected biotech associate degree from Montgomery College all while gaining specialized, hands-on job experience on the grounds of GSK.
At BioBuzz, we’ve been beating the proverbial drum about the importance of high-quality, diverse workforce development programming for all skill levels because strong workforce development infrastructure is critical to creating sustainable growth within the BHCR’s life science ecosystem.
Johns Hopkins University’s Biomedical Careers Initiative, a Robust Ph.D. Talent Pipeline for the Region’s Life Science Industry
For Ph.D. students, deciding to leave the familiar environment of academia to pursue a career in the industry can be daunting. Often, Ph.D. students are so engrossed in their academic work they are simply unsure of what non-academic opportunities are out there and don’t know how to explore or test these options.
CvilleBioHub Launches CHIP Internship Program, Bolstering Workforce Development Ecosystem in Charlottesville, Virginia BioHealth Cluster
Established in 2016 to support the growing biohealth ecosystem in and around Charlottesville, Virginia, CvilleBioHub is a young, emerging, and growing organization with lofty ambitions. The organization’s mission is to double the size of the biohealth cluster it serves by 2030 through strong engagement, deft resourcing, valuable programming, and grassroots advocacy.
This Program Pays You to Hire Tech and Life Science Interns to Keep Top Talent Working in Maryland
Amid 125th Anniversary of Clark School, UMD’s Flagship Biotech Training Program Proves to Be Crucial to Maryland’s Growing Industry
Amid 125th Anniversary of Clark School, UMD’s Flagship Biotech Training Program Proves to Be Crucial to Maryland’s Growing Industry The Pedigree of BREP Graduates Within the Biotech Industry Honors the [….]
Summer Internship Program in Precision Medicine Creates a Win-Win for Students and Local Company Jeeva Informatics, George Mason University and United National Diversity Coalition of America collaborate on successful internship [….]