NCCR Microbiomes Career Paths
Beyond academia, many career paths are open to young scientists active in microbiome research. To illustrate that, the NCCR Microbiomes regularly invites actors of the industry, start-ups, federal research institutes, and more, to tell us about their work and how they got there.Our next career talk takes place on Thursday, 18 November 2021, 12h00-13h00, with:
Thomas Gurry, co-founder and CEO of the start-up myota, previously known as Vesta. Myota is a health-tech start-up offering data-driven, microbiome-motivated fiber mixes to improve well-being and prevent disease.
Thomas has a PhD in Computational and Systems Biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and he has worked as a Postdoc and Research Scientist at the MIT Center for Microbiome Informatics and Therapeutics. Since 2019, he is Senior Research Associate at the University of Geneva.