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 1990 to the present (2016).

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
 140 22.3
Academic staff scientists
 79  12.6
Industrial research
 135 21.5
Science-related non-research
 153 24.4
Pursuing postdoctoral training  61  9.7
 8 1.2
Not in the labor force  35 5.5
Information unavailable 18
Totals  629 100

*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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