Our News in 2022

WiSTEM2D Johnshon & Johnson Scholarship for Third Year Biochemistry student

24 Jan 2022
Jennifer McCarthy

Congratulations to Jennifer McCarthy, who attained a  WiSTEM2D Johnshon & Johnson Scholarship. 

The virtual WiSTEM2D Scholarship Awards ceremony was held on Monday 24th January 2022. In addition, to the scholarship Jennifer attained a beautiful  art piece and was matched with a mentor. Her mentor Claire Walsh graduated with a BSc in Biochemistry and an MSc in Biotechnology and is employed as a Manufacturing Process Specialist in Janssen Ireland.

Jennifer was awarded a Bene Merenti at the UCC Societies STARS awards 2022. Jennifer also secured the Strategic Sciences and Technical Operations summer placement at Janssen and will work on the Biologics Clinical Planning & Operations Team during summer 2022.

During summer 2021, Jennifer completed a research project under the supervision of Professor Abina Crean, School of Pharmacy, on the lyophilisation of protein drugs.

See Jennifer's career profile on LinkedIn.

School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology

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