John Houlihan

Biomedical Optics Engineer
Rockley Photonics

Doctor of Philosophy - Chemical and Materials Physics

Master of Science - Physical Chemistry

Bachelor of Science - Chemistry

Career Path: 

I am an Optical Engineer working for a consumer wearables company named Rockley Photonics in Irvine, CA. Before that, I received my Ph.D. from UC Irvine. My experiences include attending graduate school for my Ph.D., transitioning from academia to industry, and working for a technology company.

Career Experience: 
Optical Engineering
PhD program
Graduate school
Personal Interests: 
My interests include golf, tennis, sporting events, and concerts.
Type of Students: 
A student who wants to attend graduate school, or a student pursuing a full-time position after graduation. A student working on their graduate school application or working on their resume.
Number of Students I can Mentor: 
Joined Date: 
7 years 4 months ago
Ideal Mentoring Relationship: 
Weekly or monthly meetings with a mentee that is eager to learn.