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Allister Girvan MSc (Otago)
“Immunology is a fascinating subject area in that you learn about something that is so pervasive, and so intricate and yet extremely difficult to explain.”
Alice Richardson BSc(Hons) Otago
“At Otago I was surrounded by some of the world’s top microbiologists, immunologists and virologists on a daily basis. Everyday I felt very privileged to walk in those doors.”
Kris Perano BSc(Hons) Otago
“An Otago microbiology degree is fantastic – all six of my papers were molecular based, and that’s exactly what I am interested in.”
Kris says that his microbiology degree is used on a daily basis. “Because I have a science background and have a general empathy with scientists I am credible and able to relate to clients,” he explains. “It’s great – I wanted to use my skills to make a career and now I am.”