MCD Biology at STEMCELL Technologies (feat. Uday Madaan)

Welcome to Season 4!

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Alumni Aloud Episode 54

Alumni Aloud Episode 54Uday Madaan earned his PhD in Biology from the Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental subprogram at the Graduate Center. Uday is a Scientific Sales Representative in Cell Media at STEMCELL Technologies.

In this episode of Alumni Aloud, Uday tells us about how interviewing and hiring processes differ between academia and industry. He also discusses the transferable skills from grad school that translate well to sales positions and the importance of building a long-term professional network.

This episode’s interview was conducted by Carly Batist. The music is “Corporate (Success)” by Scott Holmes.


Listen to the episode below, download it, or stream it in Apple Podcasts (or your preferred podcast player).