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Till now already 306 students got their PhD within SEMM.


Most of the students were able to discuss their thesis within their forth year.


80% of SEMM students got a publication at the time of the thesis.

Some of the international journals where they published are: Nature, Science, Cell, Immunity, Nat. Cell Biol, Mol. Cell, Genes and Dev., PLoS Biol., Current Biol., EMBO J., PNAS, PloS Genetics, Cancer Res., Nucleic Acid Res., Oncogene, Development, Mol. Cell Biol., Mol. Biol. Cell, PloS Comp. Biol., PloS One, BMC Evol Biol.


90% of our graduates find a new position within one year from graduation
90% of them continue their career as post docs
10% start a new career in related fields such as technology transfer, clinical trials, scientific writing, science communication
70% of them stay in Italy, 30% go abroad

Here are some of the destinations of our students:

New York University, NYU, USA
University of Pennsylvania UPENN, Philadelphia, USA
Dana Faber, Boston, USA
University of California, San Francisco, USA
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
University of California UCLA, USA
University of Washington, USA
YALE University, USA
University of Florida, USA
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
Marie Curie, Paris, France
NKI Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Clare Hall Laboratories, London Research Institute, UK
Kings College, London UK
AstraZeneca, Alderley Park, UK
Novartis, Marburg, Germany