Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry

From Research and Development, to Project Management, to Business Development and Marketing, private industry offers a variety of opportunities for a career after the Ph.D. Potential employers include pharma and biotech companies, medical device manufacturers, consumables companies (reagents, lab equipment, etc.), and service providers (CROs, CMOs, law or marketing firms, etc.). Management skills and excellent interpersonal skills are imperative, as you would work within teams of professionals with different expertise. You would also need to have flexibility and a willingness to adapt to changing company goals. (+/-)


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We thank Win Cheung, Anne Cieniewicz, Catherine Huang, and Barry Morse for their assistance in compiling the above information.