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Alum Connections: Erica Taylor

Virtual Event
Friday, March 12, 2021
2:00-3:00 PM
Off Campus Location
Alum Connection: Erica Taylor, Executive Director of Marketing, COVID-19 at Gilead Sciences, Inc.

LSA alum Erica Taylor (Biochemistry, '00) is no stranger to navigating critical academic and career decisions. If you’re looking for first-hand advice on navigating time-sensitive decisions related to life changes, job uncertainty, grad school, career pivots, and more, join the Hub on Friday, March 12th from 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST to hear directly from Erica and ask your pressing questions.

About Erica:
Erica Taylor currently serves as Executive Director of Marketing, COVID-19 at Gilead Sciences. Prior to her role at Gilead, Erica spent ten years at Genentech, a subsidiary of Roche. Within their oncology therapeutics portfolio, she worked in multiple capacities such as analytics, sales, and marketing. Erica was born and raised in Detroit, MI and earned her BS in biochemistry with honors. During her time at Michigan, she participated in UROP and was later an RA for the WISE Residency Program. Erica went on to earn her PhD in Immunology from Stanford University.

You should attend this session if you are:
A UM undergraduate LSA student
Interested in pursuing a science related career
Looking to solidify your next steps and considering grad school

What you’ll gain by attending:
Get a first hand perspective on how to navigate various professional and personal challenges
Pose questions to an experienced scientist and immunology professional that are related to working in the biopharmaceutical space, including COVID-19 treatments
Gain an opportunity to expand your active network with LSA alums

RSVP now to be part of the conversation. The link to join this Alum Connection will be emailed to you after you RSVP.

Posting Disclaimer:
RSVP now to reserve your spot. By signing up, you will receive an email with details on how to join this virtual workshop the morning of the session.

The LSA Opportunity Hub aims to deliver inclusive and accessible experiences and welcomes all LSA students to participate. If you require accommodations to participate in this event please contact Carla Huhn at or 734.763.4674. so we can make arrangements.

Please be advised that this virtual event will be recorded and may be published later at a future date through LSA Opportunity Hub’s media channels. If you'd prefer not to be recorded, please make sure to mute your video at the start of the event. If you have any concerns or questions, please reach out to us at
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
Event Type: Livestream / Virtual
Tags: Alum Connections, Alumni, Biosciences, Marketing, Networking, Professional Development
Source: Happening @ Michigan from LSA Opportunity Hub