Ankur Chaturvedi

Country: India
Sector: Biotech & Life Sciences
Job title: Senior Application Scientist Bioinformatics
Subject of study: Bioinformatics
Year of graduation: 2011
Type/Level of study: Post graduate

Current Employer/Organisation Name

Genes2Me Pvt Ltd

What have you been doing since leaving Exeter, and what are you doing now?

Have been in bioinformatics field since 2014 having worked in Bangalore India and Singapore before joining current organization.

Why did you choose this career? And what do you enjoy most about your work?

Ability to contribute in medical diagnostics field has what kept me interested in the field.

What did you enjoy most about your programme and what was the biggest highlight?

Mixing practical lessons with theory is what kept the course interesting.

What did you enjoy most about studying here?

The environment.

Why did you choose to study at Exeter?

The university was ranked at 6 in the field at the time of my admission.

What skills and experiences have been most useful for your career?

Computer Language skills.

What advice would you give to a current student who wishes to pursue your career?

Have patience. The field requires time but it pays you well in long run.

What are your plans for the future?

Move more into research field.


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