Career Outcomes

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To help all applicants and others interested in our graduate programs, we have summarized information of the careers that are being pursued by the PhD graduates of our biomedical sciences programs. The information below includes all PhD program graduates who matriculated from 1985 to the present and is updated a minimum of twice each year.

The career choices of PhD graduates of individual programs are summarized on the website of each graduate program.

Information about individual alumni can be found using the links available here  info

 Career Choices of Sackler PhD Graduates*

 Number %
Academic faculty
 131 23.6
Academic staff scientists
 45  8.1
Industrial research
 180 32.4
Science-related non-research
 76 13.7
Pursuing postdoctoral training  83  14.9
Non-science-related
 12 2.2
Not in the labor force  15 2.7
Information unavailable 13
2.3
Totals  555 100

*Academic faculty includes individuals who hold faculty positions at institutions of higher education in the US and abroad.
Science-related non-research includes patent law, technology transfer, business development, scientific writing, science policy and other similar careers.

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