Penn graduate student/postdoc alumni profiles

Your networking efforts should help you to explore a wide diversity of career fields that you might be interest in, and for which you have many relevant skills. In-person networking with Penn alumni and former Penn postdocs will always be the most beneficial approach, but you will also find some great information by looking at the career profiles of professionals in their non-faculty roles. This page provides a growing collection career profiles from masters and PhD Penn alumni and former Penn postdocs working in different fields. Explore these career profiles to give you some insight into their current jobs and the path they took to get to where they are today. Take a look at the complete list below, or target profiles representing specific industries or employers, and you will be able expand your knowledge of the opportunities available to you.

Click on the following links to view profiles for these career fields:

Consulting
Research Administration
Research & Development
Data Science

Careers for PhDs in the humanities and social sciences: View the profiles of Penn alumni with PhDs in the humanities and social sciences who shared their insights into career options for current students and postdocs in the Career Discovery Day event


CONSULTING

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RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION

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RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

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BIG DATA, DATA SCIENCE, and DATA ANALYTICS

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Possible career paths for PhD stduents and postdoc in the humanities and social sciences

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