August 7, 2017

From the perch of the 7th Floor of the CoRE building there’s an excellent view of Busch Campus, but on the inside of the Boardroom on the 10th of May, 2017, the hard work of the MBS Students offered a far more impressive vista of the state of business and science.   Faculty, staff and students were... Read more



August 3, 2017

Portfolios have been in use for a long time in fields such as business and education to display one’s work to an employer, professor or a recruiter. With the rise in the popularity of E-Portfolios, the process has become simpler with the help of online tools to highlight IT/ Engineering and... Read more



July 10, 2017

"User experience has caught on so much, both as something that people enjoy doing and something that is more and more widely recognized as being valuable to a growing number of companies," Louisa Armbrust, User Experience Designer When it comes to experiencing digital products, user experience (UX... Read more



July 10, 2017

While the audience digested a lovely dinner, a diverse and fascinating panel of MBS alumni reflected on how their experiences during the MBS program affected their strategies searching for jobs and on the job. Led by moderator, Narayan Escolin (MBS Drug Discovery & Development), the panelists... Read more



May 24, 2017

Feeling overwhelmed, not sure where to start or how to get ahead? Fret not fellow student, you are not alone, I was in that exact same position last year. When I started my job search, I wanted to ask the international students before me, how exactly did they get their jobs and internships? I... Read more



May 24, 2017

The MBS aims to empower students with the expertise to take scientific knowledge beyond academia and into the world of business. The capstone course is equivalent to a thesis; and puts into practice the students’ ability to utilize business practices to highlight the application and benefits of... Read more



May 24, 2017

I work in late stage pharmaceutical development as a biologics formulation scientist. In this role, biomolecules that are placed in general buffer systems are assigned to my area where I and my colleagues further optimize their formula by conducting stressed studies on them. After 3 years of work... Read more



May 23, 2017

The stage was set at the CoRE building as the Spring 2017 MBS Analytics students presented posters on their final projects as a part of the Advanced Analytics and Practicum class taught by Dr. Christie Nelson. The class had set up their posters before the event ready to brief professionals from the... Read more



May 22, 2017

Networking is a valuable tool in the workforce, but where to start? In this digital age, we have access to everything in the palm of our hands. With the internet and social media, there truly aren’t any limits to connect with others. How often do we use that to our advantage to connect with people... Read more



May 17, 2017

            In the current political climate where opinions are a viable substitute for facts and critical thought, it is more important than ever for scientists to be involved in the political process. While most political discussions turn into a shouting match or worse, it is important that... Read more



May 16, 2017

It was the day of the open house on the 30th of March at the Professional Science Masters Program (which offers an MBS - Masters and Business and Science Degree) where we opened our doors and gave a warm welcome to all who made their way to the venue. This was an opportunity for prospective... Read more



May 10, 2017

The MBS program has always encouraged students to go all out when it comes to exploring their interests and interacting with industry professionals to bolster professional growth. With a shared passion for the world of consulting, three MBS students- Deepti Mithrananda, Sunam Suresh and I, along... Read more



April 26, 2017

As students in the MBS program, our ability to translate our science into business impact is the number one marketable skill we need to master.  It is a powerful skill and makes us stand out. Before we can exhibit this skill, we first need to secure a job interview. There are a series of interview... Read more



April 6, 2017

A recent talk hosted by Rutgers helped me understand that my chosen career is not simply a job title, but a way of approaching life’s problems. The International Institute of Business Analysts (IIBA), a non-profit dedicated to promoting business analysis, visited Rutgers on March 9th. Peter Johnson... Read more



March 27, 2017

The 4th Annual New Jersey Big Data Alliance Symposium was held at New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ on the 16th of March, 2017. The event, with the theme “Big Data Connects” was well attended by professionals, academia and students interested in the field. For the MBS Students, the... Read more



February 21, 2017

On Wednesday, February 15th, students from Professor Burgess’s Marketing for Business and Sciences class made the journey to IKEA in Elizabeth, New Jersey to experience a taste of what the Swedish furniture giant has to offer (in more ways than one!).  With its sleek, and at times, minimalist... Read more



January 12, 2017

A splendid end to the year! The MBS department brought in the winter holidays in style with a cozy, extremely well planned gathering of current students, faculty as well as alumni. It was a fun-filled affair where current students got to network with successful alumni from the MBS program, as well... Read more



January 11, 2017

The Masters of Business and Science (MBS) Program, which focuses on holistic learning through an amalgamation of learning and industry experience offers students a chance to go out and intern with top companies in the country and present a snippet of their overall journey and learning- thus... Read more



January 11, 2017

Thank you to Masters of Business and Science (MBS) Department to provide me this amazing opportunity to attend Society of Women Engineers Conference 2016 in Philadelphia, PA. It was a very inspirational conference for me. I found myself caught upin the infectious energy that comes from being... Read more



January 6, 2017

In the Professional Science Master’s program at Rutgers, the capstone course for the business sequence is organized as a version of high-tech entrepreneurship. On December 15th 2016 Rutgers Masters of Business and Science students presented their business plans to distinguished Judge-Coaches, which... Read more



December 14, 2016

Data analytics is a hot new career field that includes a wide range of jobs involving some combination of statistics and computing, as well as other skills. The Master’s of Business and Science program published a blog post last year (2015) that discussed the skills sought by employers in online... Read more



November 14, 2016

We are proud to announce that Masters of Business and Science Student Daniel Greenberg recently had an article published in the personal care science industry magazine, Happi. A leading publication in the field, the magazine provides valuable updates to personal care scientists and executives. The... Read more



November 14, 2016

The Introduction to User Experience Design (UXD) is a weeklong interactive course that refreshingly presents the field of UXD to students and professionals alike. This course is jointly offered through the MBS program along with the Rutgers Center for Innovation Education. Ronnie Battista developed... Read more



November 11, 2016

This blog post describes trends seen in on-line job postings for jobs that involve Biologics in the U.S. from November 1, 2015 to October 31, 2016. We show you the skills employers request most often in job ads, employers posting the most jobs, and other information. To do this, we analyzed on-line... Read more



November 2, 2016

The professional world today has become very data intensive, and there are no avenues left untapped to mine data and recognize trends, get answers to real-time questions and predict the future. One such up and coming avenue is the field of HR data analytics. We at Rutgers were privileged to have... Read more



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