Kayleigh Lacey
BSc (Hons) Biology

Microbial Analysis

Leaving university with a First Class honours degree and securing a top graduate position in the competitive field of Biotechnology was made possible due to Kayleigh’s dedication to her course and the support of her tutors.

Kayleigh plays an important role at Perfectus Biomed, who specialise in testing products by developing experiments that mimic real life scenarios. Whilst at Edge Hill the academic skills she learnt and experience she gained in the laboratory gave her confidence throughout the selection process.

In her graduate position, Kayleigh is responsible for ensuring that the laboratory environment and samples are prepared in order to meet the high ISO accredited standards of the company. She supports the Microbiological Services Manager, conducts media preparation and undertakes environmental monitoring reports of the labs.

“I am very thankful to Edge Hill University for supporting and providing me with both academic and work skills, allowing me to begin a career in microbiology.”

Kayleigh Lacey