Richard Frani


Former Teaching Assistant (Animal Science) and Research Assistant (Biochemistry and Social Psychology) at Rutgers New-Brunswick


BS, Biotechnology (minor in Biochemistry), Rutgers New-Brunswick
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training, Lockheed Martin


Richard has spent the past several years as a self-employed investor and poker player, traveling around the world and crossing items off of his bucket list before discovering his desire to become a teacher/mentor. Prior to this, Richard had worked across the pharmaceutical industry for nearly a decade as a scientist for companies such as Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Sanofi, Celgene, and the University of Pennsylvania.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Played high stakes poker on televised live stream with some of the best players in the world
  • Actively competes in powerlifting events and 5k races
  • Loves coffee, sushi, and reading as many books as possible