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2016-2017 PhD Recipients 1st Job Out

Academia

Job Function Number Percent
Administration 2 3.6%
Combined Research/Teaching 1 1.8%
Completing Additional Training (ex. Postdoc, Continuing     
Education (Medical School, Law School etc.))
(including 16 at U of R)
23 41.8%
Physician 1 1.8%
Regulatory Affairs 1 1.8%
Research Staff or Technical Director 1 1.8%

For Profit

Job Function Number Percent
Business Development, Consulting, and Strategic Alliances 2 3.6%
Completing Additional Training (ex. Postdoc) 1 1.8%
Data Science, Analytics, and Software Engineering 3 5.5%
Regulatory Affairs 1 1.8%
Research Staff or Technical Director 2 3.6%
Science Writing and Communication 1 1.8%
Technical Support and Product Development 4 7.3%

Government

Job Function Number Percent
Completing Additional Training (ex. Postdoc) 2 3.6%
Research Staff or Technical Director 1 1.8%
Unknown 1 1.8%

Nonprofit (excluding Academic or Government)

Job Function Number Percent
Completing Additional Training (ex. Postdoc) 3 5.5%
Data Science, Analytics, and Software Engineering 2 3.6%
Science Policy and Government Affairs 2 3.6%

Unknown

Job Function Number Percent
Unknown (Employment Unknown, Unemployed) 1 1.8%

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 (21)
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals