The research training and education completed in a GW PhD lead to occupations in various scientific career sectors, from academic posts to industry research to science communication and policy.
In October 2023, we reviewed almost 25 years of PhD earners from the Integrated Biomedical Sciences programs for career outcomes. Career sectors of our PhD graduates were broken into these categories based on the job titles and job organizations, and a few examples are shown:
Overall, students completed their PhDs in 5 years. Many pursued postdoctoral training before settling into careers most commonly in academia, industry, and government/nonprofit.
(Updated Oct, 2023)