PSPG: Career outcomes

Graduated Academic Industry Gov't Sci-Rel Non-Sci Postdoc Clinical Med Std
1997-2001 1 | 10% 2 | 20% 1 | 10% 6 | 60% 1 | 3% 0 | 0% 0 | 0% 0 | 0%
2002-06 9 | 43% 10 | 48% 0 | 0% 1 | 5% 0 | 0% 1 | 5% 0 | 0% 0 | 0%
2007-11 1 | 6% 10 | 29% 3 | 9% 1 | 3% 0 | 0% 18 | 53% 0 | 0% 0 | 0%



Data include information from:
1997-2001: 10 of 11 graduates
2002-06: 21 of 22 graduates
2007-2011: 34 of 39 graduates


Definitions
Academic: academic research and teaching appointments, including tenure-track and non-tenure track
Industry: research in an industrial, for-profit setting
Gov't: research in government agencies (e.g. NIH, NSF, etc.)
Sci-Rel: related to science, but not traditional research, e.g. science policy, scientific patent attorney, science writer
Non-Sci: careers unrelated to science
Postdoc: in a postdoctoral research position at time surveyed
Clinical: employed in a medical career field, i.e. in clinical practice (presumes professional degree was also obtained)
Med Std: a medical student or resident

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