Where are our alumni?
Alumni of the college’s VMED program work in a variety of prestigious positions both in the United States and abroad. Many have gone on to pursue careers in academics, including several at the University of Minnesota, private industry, and government. A complete list of where our graduates now work can be found at VMED alumni.
“Obtaining my PhD was the defining point of my career. The program offered the right balance between discovery and applied research. I was able to enter the animal health industry understanding the basic research while recognizing the need to get new and improved products to the market.”
— Randy Simonson, PhD
General Manager/Chief Operating Officer
Newport Laboratories Inc.
Alumni of the College of Veterinary Medicine’s CMB program work in a variety of research institutions both public and private. Many have gone on to pursue careers in university settings, including the University of Minnesota, private industry, and government. A list of where our recent graduates now work can be found at CMB alumni.
“It was important for me to join a program that would give me freedom to explore my options during the first year. I had the privilege to interact and learn from experts in different arenas, who taught me to always keep the big picture in sight. I left graduate school with a great model of the type of professor and mentor that I would like to be.”
— Cris Marques, PhD
Alumni of the College of Veterinary Medicine’s dual degree program also work in a variety of settings. Many have gone on to pursue careers in biomedical industries, academia, and agricultural enterprises. A list of where our recent graduates now work can be found at dual degree alumni.