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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