Student perspectives on entrepreneurship


Listen to a handful of students who have made the transition from university researchers to technology entrepreneurs offer their perspectives on the relationship between academics and business.
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"Just doing a PhD is not enough. You need to understand how a company performs...if I don't understand that, I would never understand why I'm doing the science." ... more
Dr. Shilpi Sanghi
PhD in Polymer Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst
"I see myself as more of an entrepreneurial chemist...someone who can work hard...and move innovation forward." ... more
Dr. Witold Witkowski
Graduate student, University of Massachusetts Amherst
"In terms of being a young scientist and entrepreneur, there are both advantages and disadvantages." ... more
Dave Greenwald
Co-founder and CEO of Relay Technology Management