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Biotechnology, PSM

Career Outcomes

Our graduates take advantage of being in the Bay Area — the largest biotech cluster in the country — and now work with many established biotech companies, as well as start-ups, that are using cutting-edge technology to shape the future.

Meet Sarah Ives

Sarah Ives, a biotechnology graduate, and Jacob Glanville, Master's Program Board Member, are working to make the world a healthier place.

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Class of 2022 Compensation


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A partial list:

  • 10x Genomics
  • Alector
  • Calico Life Sciences
  • Cargill
  • Centivax
  • Denali Therapeutics
  • Guardant Health
  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Lyell Immunopharma
  • Nkarta Therapeutics
  • Synthego
  • Yali Bio

Labs in the biotech program gave me the time and space to practice technical skills, which I now use everyday at work.”

Stephanie Martin ’17

Job Titles

A partial list:

  • Associate Scientist
  • Clinical Study Coordinator
  • Principle Research Associate
  • Production Associate
  • QC Manager
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • R&D Scientist
  • Research Associate
  • Research Associate II
  • Research Scientist
  • Senior Data Analyst
  • Senior Research Associate
  • Senior Scientist

Biotechnology, PSM

Cary Lai, Program Director
2130 Fulton St.
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080