About the Cheeky Scientist, Isaiah Hankel

Isaiah Hankel, PhD

Isaiah is a Ph.D. in Anatomy & Cell Biology and internationally recognized Fortune 500 consultant. He is an expert in the biotechnology industry and specializes in helping people transition into cutting-edge career tracks.

Isaiah believes that if you feel stuck somewhere in your life right now, you should make a change. Don’t sit still and wait for the world to tell you what to do. Start a new project. Build your own business. Take action. Experimentation is the best teacher.

Professional Background:

Isaiah did his undergraduate work at Franklin & Marshall College in Pennsylvania and received his Ph.D. in Anatomy and Cell Biology from the University of Iowa. Since graduating, he has been advancing his career in cell biology and business coaching. In the last two years, Isaiah has given over 250 seminars in 20 different countries throughout Europe, New Zealand, Australia and North America.

Isaiah has worked with numerous leaders in the biotechnology industry, including Lilly Pharmaceuticals, Leinco Technologies, Orflo Technologies, Bio-Rad Laboratories, Cellerant Therapeutics, Miltenyi Biotec, McCord Research, Expert Cytometry, Tree Star, Amgen, Celgene, Ambrx, BD Biosciences, Baxter Bioscience, Pfizer, Roche, and Genentech. He has also presented at Harvard University, Stanford University, Oxford University, Cambridge University, Cancer Research UK, University of Amsterdam, German Cancer Research Center, Pasteur Institute, Curie Institute, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, University of Tasmania, University of Sydney, University of Western Australia, and many other prestigious institutions.

Special skills:

  • Academia to business career transitions
  • Entrepreneurship and startup organization
  • Corporate networking
  • Product launch
  • Social media and online marketing
  • Confidence and charisma training
  • Public speaking
  • Time management
  • Accelerated learning
  • Energy management

“Finding your purpose in life is the first step to having the career of your dreams. Whether you want to work for a large corporation, start a nonprofit organization, or build a massively successful business of your own, it all starts with purpose. Nothing you do matters until you know where you’re going. Find your focus and happiness and success will follow.” -Isaiah Hankel, Ph.D.