Alumni student profiles

Most ex PhD students from the Crick's founder institutes go on to a postdoctoral position, and many ultimately go on to run their own research labs. Find out more about the careers of past PhD students who have pursued an academic career track:

Academic career track

Postdocs

  • Sara Donnelly - ex-Crick Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory PhD student, now a Postdoc at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NYC, USA
  • Iain Moal - ex-Crick Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory PhD student, now a Postdoc at the European Bioinformatics Institute

Independent positions/teaching

  • Sebastian Guettler - ex-Crick Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory PhD student, now a Team Leader at the Institute of Cancer Research, London
  • Leah Vardy - ex-Crick Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory PhD student, now a Principal Investigator at the Institute of Medical Biology, A*STAR, Singapore

Other students pursue scientific careers outside of academic research.  Find out more about how the skills they acquired during their PhD helped support the career paths they chose here:

Other career tracks

  • Hollie Chandler - ex-Crick Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory PhD student, now a CRUK Science Policy Advisor
  • Rachel Coulthard - ex-Crick Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory PhD student, now a Science Administrator at EMBL