The BALSA Group aims to provide its members with real-world opportunities to experience the business of science. Projects are intended to help members develop transferable skills applicable to academic and non-academic career trajectories.
BALSA is comprised of students and graduates of PhD, MBA, and JD programs from universities around St. Louis.
We apply our scientific skills to business problems, bringing a fresh perspective to our clients.
BALSA members build transferable skills that make them highly competitive in the job market.
We work primarily with companies within the greater St Louis region, striving to keep innovation and talent close to home.
Leaders from The BALSA Group authored the most-read Nature Biotechnology article of 2013.
Members rely on a team-based approach to answer questions from a variety of angles.