Dr. Matt Finley, Class of 2002

What is it like to march at the forefront of modern medicine? Dr. Matthew Finley knows, because he is carving new territory in some of the most compelling areas of health care today.

Matt is a senior scientist at Qiagen, an international biotechnical company, where he specializes in genomic, proteomic, and cellular biotechnology.  

After graduating from NCC, he earned a bachelor's of science degree in bioscience technologies from Thomas Jefferson School of Medicine and a Ph.D. in molecular genetics from Temple University School of Medicine.  

"NCC helped me get where I am by giving me a solid grounding in chemistry and biology," he says.   

He credits community service through NCC clubs for giving him leadership skills.