Career Paths

Wherever your ambitions lie, you will receive the support you need to follow a path well worn by BCM alumni who have built successful careers across diverse endeavors. The following list provides an update on where some of our graduate students went after completion of their Ph.D. program at Baylor College of Medicine.

Alumni

Name

Position/Company

Graduation Year

Mary Brinkman, Ph.D.

Infectious Disease Pharmacist
Baylor Scott & White

2007

Kexin Huang, Ph.D.

Senior Scientist
LakePharma, Inc.

2006

Megan Landsverk, Ph.D.

Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory
Sanford Health

2007

Kristen Mittelman-Sykoudis, Ph.D.

Scientific & Legal Advisor
Virginia Tech

2007

Azza R.M. Al-tawashi, Ph.D.

Faculty, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

2008

Hua Gao, Ph.D.

Instructor, UT Southwester Medical Center

2008

Mikyung Han, Ph.D.

Consultant, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

2009

Yehua Li, Ph.D.

Trader, DRW Holdings

2009

Ma Wan, Ph.D.

IRTA Fello, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

2009

Fei Zhang, Ph.D.

Associate Director, HD Biosciences

2009

Jinglan Zhang, Ph.D.

Assistant Director, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

2009

Yanira Gonzalez-Barrios, Ph.D.

Regulatory Scientist-Chemist, FDA

2010

William Salerno, Ph.D.

Senior Bioinformatics Director, Baylor College of Medicine

2010

Zheng Wang, Ph.D., J.D.

Intellectual Property Lawyer, Fangda Partners

2010

Signe Carison, Ph.D.

Senior Fellow, University of Washington

2011

Ben He, Ph.D.

Software Engineer, Glogou

2011

Allison Kriel, Ph.D. 

Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford University

2011

Dong Yang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, MD Anderson Cancer Center

2011

Waleed Nasser, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, The Methodist Hospital System

2012

Yi Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Genetech

2012

Anjana Narayanan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Texas Southwester Medical Center

Associate Editor, Science and Ink

2013

Nur Yucer, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Cedars-Sinai

2013

Nimrat Chatterjee, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2014

Jesus Galaz-Montoya, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate, Baylor College of Medicine

2014

Aditya Kulkarni, Ph.D.

Program Scientists, Lantern Pharma

2014

Yan Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California

2014

Carolyn Adamski, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate, Baylor College of Medicine

2015

Alex Brewer, Ph.D.

Medical Science Liaison, RedHill Biopharma Ltd.

2015

Michael Evangelista, Ph.D.

QA/QC Scientist, GE Healthcare

2015

Yun-Min Sung, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate, University of Chicago

2015

Xiang Feng, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Van Andel Research Institute

2016

Shrenik Metha, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Genentech

2016

Akash Kaushik, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Associate, UT Southwestern

2017

Sam Regenbogen, Ph.D.

Data Scientist, Mercury Data Science

2017

Lin Tian, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Memorial Sloan Kettering

2017

Xiqian Jiang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Baylor College of Medicine

2018