Ph.D. Career Outcomes

Ph.D. graduates from the Berkeley School of Information go on tenure-track faculty positions at the world’s leading universities, as well as leading research positions in industry, academia, and government.

Ph.D. graduates 2011–2017
Ph.D. graduates 2011–2017.

Recent Ph.D graduates currently hold tenure-track faculty positions at:

GeorgetownUniversity of WashingtonUC San DiegoGeorgia TechKings College LondonUC BerkeleyTechnical University, MunichUniversity of PittsburghUniversity of Colorado, BoulderUniversity of Cape Town

Other recent Ph.D graduates are leaders at:

Judd Antin (Ph.D. 2010)
Director of Research
Elizabeth Goodman (Ph.D. 2013)
Director of Design
18F (US General Services Administration)
Andrew Fiore (Ph.D. 2010)
Head of Data Science and Data Engineering
Patrick Riley (Ph.D. 2011)
danah boyd (Ph.D. 2008)
Founder and President
Data & Society Research Institute

Dilan Mahendran (Ph.D. 2011)
Lead UX Researcher

Dan Perkel (Ph.D. 2011)
Director, Design Research


Data as of fall 2018. "Person" icon by from the Noun Project.

Last updated:

January 30, 2020