Department of
At New Brunswick


Where Are Alumni Now?

Department of Biostatistics graduates may work in health departments, hospitals, voluntary organizations, biotech and pharmaceutical industries, and academia. They participate in planning and implementation of experimental design and data collection, as well as in analysis, preparation of reports, and evidenced-based decision-making. Doctorally prepared individuals may develop new methods for statistical problems. Listed below are only a few of the organizations where Department of Biostatistics alumni are working.

  • Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Bayer Health Pharmaceuticals
  • Bristol Myers Squibb Company
  • Connecticut Healthcare System
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • K&L Consulting Services, Inc.
  • Mannkind Corporation
  • Medco Health
  • Merck
  • Novo Nordisk, Inc
  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  • US Department of Veterans Affairs

What do Alumni Say?

“The School of Public Health has been a really impressive experience in my life. What I have gained is not just knowledge and skills, but also a different perspective or attitude. Every professor in the dept. is experienced. They care about students and are willing to spare time to help with course content or thesis projects. Besides, I can always learn from my classmates, who come from different areas of specialties.”
--Hui Gu, MS ‘12

“Receiving my MPH in Biostatistics from the School of Public Health allowed me to learn and receive mentorship from top people in the field with many years of experience. I was able to grow in many ways, both as a professional and as a citizen to society.”
--Suzy Yang, MPH ‘09