Alumni Career Outcomes

Our alumni are not only some of the best and brightest in the field; they are a true testament to our innovative, interdisciplinary Program. They are working on groundbreaking research while holding positions in academia, at biotech companies, hospitals, in government research labs and in the pharmaceutical industry.

Click through the graphic below for a snapshot of where some of our PhD alums are employed!

Where are they now?

42% Industry

25% Research Institute

16% University Tenure

10% University Research/Hospital

7% Entrepreneur


LifeMap Solutions, Inc.


Ligon Discovery Inc.

Genentech, Inc


Liberty Mutual



Agios Pharmaceuticals

GreenLight Biosciences, Inc.

New England Biolabs

SeqWell Inc.

Johnson & Johnson

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company







Thermo Fisher Scientific

Exosome Diagnostics


Human Longevity, Inc.

Adaptive Biotechnologies Corp.

Pyramid Technology

Seres Therapeutics

Agilent Technologies

Biogen Idec

Expression Analysis

Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc.

RaNA Therapeutics

Second Genome, Inc.

Epivax, Inc.


RIKEN Genomic Sciences Center

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

La Jolla Institute or Allergy and Immunology

Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences

Broad Institute of Harvard & MIT

Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Saudi Arabia

Lawrence Berkeley National Labs

Roche NimbleGen Inc.

Inova Translational Medicine Institute

Omics Science Center

Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, MIT

Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Genomics England

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Joslin Diabetes Center

NYU School of Medicine

Yale University

University of Florida

University of Maryland Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research

Duke University

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

UMASS Medical Center

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

University of Michigan, Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics

University of Michigan Medical School

Boston University School of Medicine

National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan

Columbia University Medical Center

Department of Biological Engineering, MIT

Harvard Medical School

University of California, San Diego

Stanford University School of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine

Columbia University Medical Center

Imperial College London

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Creative Bioinformatics Consultants


GNS Healthcare



Angstrom Advisors