Where can a biotechnologist work?

A biotechnologist can work in a variety of settings, including:

  • Pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies
  • Government research institutions and agencies
  • Universities and academic research centers
  • Medical research institutions and hospitals
  • Environmental and agricultural organizations
  • Food and beverage companies
  • Forensics labs
  • Biomedical device manufacturing companies

Biotechnologists can also work in different roles such as research and development, quality control, production, regulation, sales and marketing, management, and more.