SHARANYA IYER - PRINCIPAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

"You need to be a good team player; it is hard to shine in the industry if you aren't."

Sharanya Iyer has over a decade of experience working in the biotech/bio pharmaceutical industry. She has a master’s degree in biomedical engineering from NYU and, despite a background in engineering, has found her passion and career in biotech.


She currently works at Moderna Inc. on automation of cell-based assays for increased throughput and efficiency. Outside of work, she enjoys reading fiction, cooking, and watching movies. If you are interested in a job in biotech, learning about biomedical engineering, or just want to hear an inspirational woman speak, click on her image!