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Alumni Highlights

Profiles of Biology program alumni from the past ten years are highlighted below, along with a list of placement outcomes for recent alumni.

For alumni dissertations, please visit CUNY's Academic Works for dissertations from 2014-present or the Mina Rees Library for dissertations prior to 2014.   

The Graduate Center's Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness makes data available on alumni through Tableau. For Biochemistry, data shows:

  • In recent years, an average of 28 doctoral degrees have been awarded annually. 
  • The current (as of Fall 2020) median time-to-degree is 7.3 years (by graduation year) and 5.7 years (by entering cohort).
  • Graduates (2003-2016) work primarily in the education (55.05%), private industry (13.64%) and non-profit (10.51%) job sectors

Alumni Profiles
Alumni Placements