Job Placements

For the PhD class of 2015, 100% of graduates were employed by graduation. Of those, 57 percent work in academia, 18 percent work in consulting, 16 percent work in the nonprofit sector and 9 percent work in government. 

Here is a sample of positions held by recent Heller School PhD graduates.

  • Associate, Abt Associates
  • Associate, Booz Allen & Hamilton, Inc.
  • President & CEO, Castro-Donlan Consulting, LLC
  • Associate Research Scientist, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies
  • Assistant Professor, Gordon College
  • Instructor/Team Lead, Harvard Medical School/Partners HealthCare
  • Health Care and Safety Consultant, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • State Representative, Massachusetts House of Representatives
  • Health Policy Manager, Roche
  • Adjunct Faculty and Senior Fellow, Suffolk University
  • Associate, Tripod Education Partners
  • Senior Fellow, University of Washington Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, Yale School of Public Health