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2016-2017 PhD Recipients 1st Job Out

Position Type Number Percent
Postdoc, Academia (including 9 at U of R) 14 25%
Continuing Education (MD/PhD, resident, fellow) 13 24%
Industry and Manufacturing 8 15%
Postdoc, Non-Academia (gov’t-2, nonprofit-3) 5 9%
Academic, Non-Tenured Track 4 7%
Academic, Tenured Track 1

2%

Government and Policy 2 4%
Communication 2 4%
Business/Investment 4 7%
Non-Profit 3 5%
Not currently employed 1 2%

55* total graduates

  • Academy Analytics LLC
  • Addgene
  • Bayer Healthcare
  • BioLegend
  • Cactus Communications
  • ConAgra Foods
  • Cytovance Biologics
  • The EMMES Corporation
  • Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Exponent
  • Google
  • Harvard Medical School
  • INOVA Fairfax Hospital
  • Janssen Inc.
  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals
  • Magee Women’s Research Institute
  • Massachusetts Department of Health
  • National Cancer Institute
  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
  • National Public Radio (NPR)
  • Northwestern University
  • Ortho Clinical Diagnostics
  • RTI International
  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • UCLA Health
  • University of Edinburgh
  • University Health Network
  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • University of Minnesota, Masonic Cancer Center
  • University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
  • University of Rochester
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals