I'm in a very particular field, and though there is an incredible diversity of people and fields at Rockefeller, you never feel like you're lost in a crowd. There are many opportunities to get to know people in other fields and not only learn from them but even contribute to their work in return. The collaborative spirit is alive and well here."
A scientific education at Rockefeller can be the first step in a stellar career in academic research, or it can serve as the basis for work in other areas. While the majority of Rockefeller's graduates go on to careers in research or teaching, others are drawn to the pharmaceutical and technology industries, businesses or nonprofit organizations.
The university works to expose its students to the career opportunities available to them after graduation and to help them transition to postdoctoral fellowships or other positions.