HBN-CASSS Mentor Match Program

Welcome! The Hopkins Biotech Network is pairing with the CASSS Global community of biopharmaceutical, academic and regulatory professionals to offer YOU a unique mentoring experience. This program offers a 3 month, one-on-one opportunity with a professional in the biotech industry.

Program Goals

Learn about different career paths

There are numerous types of jobs in the biotech and pharma industries. Our mentors will help you figure out what career path best aligns with your interests.

Build professional skills

Cultivate your teamwork and communication skills.

Recruit talented PhD's into the biotech industry

Prepare for non-academic careers

Our mentors are seasoned professionals. Get advice on job applications, resumes and cover letters so you can put your best foot forward.

Expand your professional network

Networking is an essential component to any job. Make meaningful connections that will help you increase your job prospects for the future..

Identify your career goals

Your mentor will help you identify what your short and long term goals are

Program Details

how to apply


Program is open to all Masters, Ph.D. and post-doc trainees!

Application Materials

  • Completed application form 
  • Statement of interest (200 word max) 
  • Branded and up-to-date LinkedIn page 

Applications are open for our Spring 2022 cohort! Applications are due February 17th

Our Mentors

Our mentors span the biotech and pharma industry from small organizations to multinational companies

Companies represented: Amgen, Novartis, MedImmune, FDA, Pfizer, IonDx, Gates Foundation

….. and many more!


See what past participants have to say!

I liked having a dedicated person that I could go to to ask questions or bounce ideas off of. I also liked the professional development help.

-2020 Participant

Overall Experience of students




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