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This page lists occupations that are typically held my life sciences graduates. It is currently under construction. Later on, typical trajectories towards such positions will be shared here also. If you have something to contribute let me know!

Positions in the pharmaceutical and related industries

  • Researcher
  • Customer service representative (e.g., for equipment or kits)
  • Clinical Trials manager

Positions in government agencies and NGOs

  • Regulatory authority agent


  • Consultant at a consulting company (McKinsey, Boston Consulting, …)
  • Analyst at an investment firm

Science journalism

  • Editor at a scientific journal 
  • Science journalist at a general-interest journal or newspaper


  • Patent lawyer

Academic positions

  • Professor at a university
  • Research group leader at a research institute (with or without professorship)


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