Jobs Away from the Bench
one year fellowship to US citizens with a PhD to work in various agencies within the federal government to use their scientific background to help shape US policies. Also, AAAS offers a Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows Program which places scientist in media organizations to learn how to communicate science to the general public. The National Academies offers a three month fellowship program, The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program, designed to help scientist gain the necessary skills to work in science policy with the national or local government level.
Some Other Job Opportunities include:
The NIH offers fellowships to help scientists transition their career to technology transfer.
TCC Fellowship and IRTA Fellowships.
Several firms hire business consultants:
The Big 3 (the first 2 generally visit JHMI in fall):
McKinsey, BCG, Bain.
Boutique Pharma Consultancies:
LEK, ZS, Campbell, Clearview.
Hopkins Consulting Clubs
Business Consulting Club and PhD 2 Consulting