Past Trainee Careers

Below are the current positions of former MBTG trainees who graduated between 2005 and 2015:

Postdoctoral Positions

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Systems Biology
  • NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Texas A&M
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Cambridge Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
  • EMBO Career Development Fellow, University of Cambridge Laboratory of Molecular Biology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Chicago
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Leeds School of Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • NIH postdoctoral fellow, University of Oxford
  • Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington Department of Chemistry
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington Department of Immunology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington Department of Pharmacology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington Department of Physiology and Biophysics
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Weill Cornell Medical College (Qatar)


Clinical Medicine

  • Resident in Radiology, University of California San Diego
  • Resident in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Washington
  • Resident in Internal Medicine, University of Washington


Consulting, Policy and Law

  • IP Associate, Mayer Brown Law Practice
  • Associate, McKinsey & Company Management Consulting
  • Senior Policy Advisor, MIT Washington Office
  • Life Sciences Commercialization Consultant (near Zurich, Switzerland)


Computer Science and Software

  • Server Systems Engineer, Epic Systems Corporation
  • Software Engineer, Microsoft


Faculty and Teaching

  • Instructor, Highline Community College
  • Assistant Professor of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Professor of Chemistry, Pierce College
  • Assistant Professor of Chemical Biology, University of California Davis
  • Research Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington
  • Lecturer in Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis


Government and Non-Profit

  • Biomedical Engineer and Lead Reviewer, Food and Drug Administration
  • Staff Scientist, Infectious Disease Research Institute (Seattle, WA)
  • Scientist, Chemical and Biological Signature Sciences Group, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory



  • Manager of Structural Biology, Beryllium (Bainbridge Island, WA)
  • NMR Senior Scientist, Beryllium
  • Scientist in Protein Engineering, Clariant (Munich, Germany)
  • Research Assistant, DuPont Nutrition & Health
  • Senior Scientist, Pacific Biosciences
  • Bioinformatics Scientist, Synthetic Genomics (San Diego, CA)
  • Research Scientist, Syntrix Biosystems