Student Outcomes

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One hundred seventeen (117) people have earned their PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences at UW-Madison since 2000.  We have tracked their first employment/placement following their PhD graduation, which includes the following firms, academic institutions, and governmental entities.  The academic positions are all postdoctoral research positions, unless denoted differently:

  • 3M (1)
  • Abbott Laboratories (4)
  • Actavis Pharmaceuticals (1)
  • Air Products (1)
  • Amgen (1)
  • Arrowhead Research Corporation (1)
  • Baylor University College of Medicine (1)
  • Baxter Healthcare Corporation (1)
  • Bioo Scientific (1)
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb (4)
  • California Institute of Technology (1)
  • Cardinal Health (1)
  • Cellectar, Inc. (2)
  • Cheil Industries, South Korea (1)
  • China Pharmaceutical University (faculty) (1)
  • Chulalongkorn University, Thailand (faculty) (1)
  • Codexis, Inc. (1)
  • Columbia University (1)
  • Covidien (2)
  • Dow AgroSciences (1)
  • Dow Chemical Company (1)
  • Drake University School of Pharmacy (faculty) (1)
  • Duke University (1)
  • Eli Lilly (1)
  • Emory University (1)
  • Fontarome Chemical (1)
  • Fujan Normal University, People’s Republic of China (faculty)(1)
  • Genencor (1)
  • Genentech (1)
  • Gilead Sciences (1)
  • GlaxoSmithKline (2)
  • Harvard University (1)
  • HEC Group, P.R.C. (1)
  • Hormel Insitute (1)
  • Institute of Bioengineering & Nanotechnology, Singapore (1)
  • InvivoSciences LLC (1)
  • Johnson & Johnson (1)
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation (1)
  • L’Oreal (1)
  • Medtronic (1)
  • MegaCare, Inc. (1)
  • Merck & Co., Inc. (4)
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (1)
  • Molecular Probes Labeling & Detection Technologies (1)
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (1)
  • National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), postdoc (1)
  • Northeastern University (1)
  • Novartis (3)
  • Oregon State University College of Pharmacy (faculty)(1)
  • Patheon (1)
  • Pfizer, Inc. (2)
  • Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) LLC (4)
  • Prince of Songkla University, Thailand (faculty)(1)
  • Princeton University (1)
  • PTC Therapeutics (2)
  • St. Louis College of Pharmacy (faculty)
  • Schering-Plough (1)
  • Scripps Research Institute (2)
  • Silpakorn University, Thailand (faculty) (2)
  • SK Chemicals Life Sciences R& D Center, South Korea (1)
  • Stanford University (1)
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific (1)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (2)
  • University of California, San Francisco (1)
  • University of Houston (law student) (1)
  • University of Kansas (1)
  • University of North Carolina (1)
  • University of Texas at Austin (1)
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (1)
  • University of Washington, Seattle (3; two postdoctoral and one Clinical Chemistry Fellowship, Department of Laboratory Medicine)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (15):  Department of Biochemistry (1); Department of Biomedical Engineering (1);  Department of Biomolecular Chemistry (1); Department of Genetics (1); Department of Human Oncology (1); Department of Pathobiological Sciences (1); Department of Pediatrics (1); Department of Urology (1); Pharmaceutical Sciences Division (7)
  • Upsher-Smith Laboratories (1)
  • U.S. Navy Medical Service Corps (1)
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (1)
  • Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (1)
  • Wyeth Pharmaceuticals (2)