Careers destinations

Please click on the titles below to see the range of organisations and roles that our alumni students have started their careers within since completing their PhD studies.

Academic positions include PostDocs, Research Fellows and Research Associates.
Organisation Location
University of Bristol UK
University of the West of England Bristol, UK
University of Edinburgh UK
University of Exeter UK
University of Glasgow UK
University College London UK
University of Newcastle UK
Rothamsted Research West Devon, UK
University of Oxford UK
University College Dublin Republic of Ireland
University of Toulouse France
University of Paris France
University of Munster Germany
University of Gothenburg Sweden
Princeton University USA
University of Texas USA
University of California San Diego USA
The University of Arizona USA
Organisation Role Location
Darktrace Software developer Cambridge, UK
Government Statistical Service Civil service statistician UK
Imperial Brands PLC Data analyst Bristol, UK
Office for National Statistics Data scientist South East Hampshire, UK
Organisation Role Location
Interactive Scientific Research and development contractor Bristol, UK
University of Birmingham Technology and enhanced learning (TEL) developer Birmingham, UK
Secondary School Teachers Bristol, UK
Organisation Role Location
Twist Biosciences Market Development Scientist San Francisco, USA
LEO Pharma Regulatory Integration Specialist Denmark, Europe
Organisation Role Location
ADAS (Agricultural Development and Advisory Service) Sustainable Agriculture Consultant Cheshire, UK
BBSRC (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council) Strategy and Policy Officer Swindon, UK
DEFRA (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) Policy Advisor London, UK
DEFRA (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) Policy Advisor Bristol, UK
Organisation Role Location
Free-lance Scientific language editor and science writer UK
Science made simple Science Communicator Cardiff, UK
Sciterion Medical Writer Surrey, UK
Organisation Role Location
Barnardo's Management Secretary and Regional Support Officer Bristol, UK
BBSRC (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council) Innovation and Skills Manager Swindon, UK
CRUK (Cancer Research UK) Technology transfer role UK
Plantlife Road Verge Campaign Manager Wiltshire, UK

Career destinations

(6 months post-thesis submission)

Career destinations

(up to 30 months post-thesis submission)

Data from former students of our 2012-2014 cohorts.