Scholar Profile

Rhyan Villanueva

Voted Most Likely To:

University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, Class of 2013

Currently Working As:
Automation Engineer, Amgen

What do you love about your job?
I love that I can use my knowledge and skills to produce high quality biotechnology medicines that will improve the quality of life of patients around the world.

What has been the most exciting part of your career so far?

What would you tell yourself at age 18?
One of the things I would say is to take piano or language lessons and to study abroad for a semester, or even a year!

How has ACS Scholars impacted your life and career?
I'm very thankful with the ACS Scholars Program. Being an ACS Scholar enabled me to focus completely on my undergraduate studies and research. I'm currently a chemical engineer, I love my profession, and I enjoy the work that I do. Many other students can benefit from the ACS Scholars Program.