Come hear alumni speak about their current roles and the career paths they traveled. Learn from their experiences, ask questions, and get advice for how to best set yourself up for success!
Where: Gwen M. Greene Career & Internship Center Conference Room, 4-200 Dewey Hall
How to Register: RSVP for the Career Conversation(s) of your choice by sending an email to email@example.com with the alum's name in the subject line.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 1pm
Who: Jeremy Steflik, '01, BioScience/Biochemistry
Career: Process Development Specialist, Pfizer, Inc.
Jeremy's Bio: Jeremy is
Process Development Scientist at Pfizer, Inc, working in Groton, CT.
For the past eight years he has been with the Biocatalysis Center of
Emphasis, a group within Pfizer focused on using isolated enzymes or
whole cell organisms to perform chemical reactions that traditional
organic chemists find problematic. A large part of Jeremy’s work
centers on enzyme engineering; modifying enzymes found in Nature to
better suit the demands of the pharmaceutical production environment.
He received a BS in Biochemistry with Distinction in Research in 2001
and is currently enrolled in a Biology Master’s program at Brown
University. At Rochester, Jeremy was a DeKiewiet Research Fellow and an
active member of the UR Fencing Club.