Students and Alumns

RA 2001 Graduates

2001 MSRA Class – The First!

RA 2017 Graduates - Congrats, Grads!

2017 MSRA Class – Congrats, Grads!

 Companies where Students and Alums have been/are Employed 

Abbott Diabetes Care, Alameda, CA

Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, Illinois

Abbott Vascular, Santa Clara, CA

Acceleron Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA

Acumed, Portland, OR

AG Edwards, Greater San Diego, CA

Air Liquide, Houston, TX

Alcon Laboratories, Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

Alere, Waltham, MA

Althea Technologies, San Diego, CA

Alvine Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA

Amsino International, Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Greater San Diego, CA

Anaphore, Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

Ardea Biosciences Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

ArthroCare Corporation, Austin, TX

Avecia Biotechnology, Inc., Milford, MA

Bachem Americas Inc., Clearwater, FL


Bausch & Lomb, Rochester, NY

Baxter, Deerfield, Illinois

Bayer, Greater San Francisco, CA

Bekaert, Greater San Diego, CA

BIOCOM Institute, San Diego CA

Biofilm, San Diego, CA

Bio-Rad Laboratories, San Francisco, CA

Biotest Laboratories, Inc., Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

Blue Mt. Quality Resources, Greater San Diego, CA

Boca Pharmacal, Inc., PA

Boehringerr Ingelheim, CT

Boston Scientific, Natick, MA

Calypso Medical Technologies, Inc., MO

Cameron Health, San Clemente, CA

Cardinal Health, Dublin, OH

Carefusion Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

Caris Life Sciences, Phoenix, AZ

Catalent Pharmaceutical Solutions, Somerset, NJ

Cellgene, Greater San Diego, CA

City of Hope, Duarte, CA

City of Shreveport, Shreveport, LA

CLINapps, San Diego, CA

Dexcom Inc., San Diego, CA

Dot Decimal, Orlando, FL

Dr. Reddys Labs

eBioscence, Greater San Diego, CA

Elan Pharmaceuticals

Evotec AG, Hamburg, Germany

Exponent, Inc., Boston, MA

Fresenius Medical, Waltham, MA

Gen-Probe Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

Genentech, South San Francisco, CA

Genoptix, San Diego, CA

Genzyme, Cambridge, MA

Geron Corporation, Menlo Park, CA

GoSMILE, San Francisco CA

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc., San Diego, CA

Hill Physicians Medical Group, San Ramon, CA

Hologic, San Diego, CA


I-Flow Corporation, Lake Forest, CA

Illumina, San Diego, CA

Image Express Solutions, Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Inviragen, Boulder, CO

Ivy Tech Community College, IN

Janssen Alzheimer Immunotherapy, San Francisco, CA

Johnson & Johnson Dev. Corp.  New Brunswick, NJ

Kaiser Permanente, Greater San Diego, CA

Kern Valley Health District

Kimberly-Clark, Neenah, WI

La Verne University, La Verne, CA

LifeScan Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

Loma Linda University Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

MedImmune, Washington, DC

Medinstill Technologies, Inc., New Milford, CT

Medtronic, Minneapolis, MN

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

MicroConstants, Inc., San Diego, CA

Newport Medical Instruments, Inc., Gtr San Diego, CA

Nodality, San Francisco, CA

Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics, New York, NY

NuVasive Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

OHM Laboratories, Princeton, NJ

Onyx Pharmaceuticals, San Francisco Bay, CA

Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Greater San Diego, CA

Paddock Lab, Dayton, MN

PAREXEL, San Diego, CA

PAREXEL International, Greater New York, NY

Pfizer Global Research & Development, La Jolla, CA

Pfizer Inc., New York, NY

Phillips Healthcare, Greater San Diego, CA

Profil Inst. for Clinical Research, Greater San Diego, CA

Quest Diagnostics, Madison, NJ

Quidel, Greater San Diego, CA

Quintiles, Durham, NC


Ron’s Pharmacy Services. San Diego, CA

Safety Syringes, San Diego, CA

Saint Jude Medical, Greater Los Angeles, CA

Salt Creek Medical, Orange County, CA

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

Sangart, Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

Santarus, Inc., Greater San Diego, CA


Strategic Relations, San Diego, CA

Stryker Communications, Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

Stryker Orthopedics, Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

Synteract, Inc., Greater San Diego, CA

Takeda, Greater San Diego, CA

Talecris Biotherapeutics,  NC

Thermo Fisher Scientific, Pittsburgh, PA

Thoratec, Pleasanton, CA

UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA

UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Underwriters Laboratories Inc., Greater New York, NY

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., Palo Alto, CA

Vertex, Cambridge, MA

Wintherix, San Diego, CA

Wyeth Biotech, Merrimac, MA

Position Titles for Students and Alums

Associate Director, Drug Discovery

Associate Group Process Chemist

Associate in Chemistry


Budget & Contract Analyst

Calibration Physicist

Chemist II

Chemistry Outsourcing Manager

Client Services Representative

Clinical Research Analyst II

Clinical Research Associate

Clinical Research Coordinator

Clinical Trials Specialist, II



Coordinator, Regulatory Operations

Data Specialist

Director, Product Development

Director, Quality Assurance & Compliance

Director, R&D Operations

Director, Regulatory Affairs

Director, Vaccine Development & Regulatory Affairs

Director of Clinical & Medical Affairs

Director of Quality Assurance

Director Quality Systems

Document Control Manager

Document Control Supervisor/Training Specialist

Drug Safety Associate


Grants Administrator

Head, Global QMS

International Regulatory Affairs Specialist

Laboratory Team Lead

Laboratory Technician

Manager, Development Quality

Learning and Development Supervisor

Manager, Global QMS

Manager, Regulatory Affairs & Quality Systems

Manager, Regulatory Affairs Labeling

Manager of Regulatory Affairs

Medical Doctor

Medical Events Analyst

Military Asset Service Manager

Operations Manager

Operations Quality Assurance Manager

Patent Attorney

Pharmaceutical Professional


Pre-Treatment Inspector

Principal Reliability Engineer

Process Chemist

Product Development Manager

Program Manager

Project Coordinator, Therapeutics

Project Coordinator in Experimental Therapeutics

Quality & Regulatory Affairs Manager

Quality & Regulatory Affairs VP

Quality Assurance Analyst

Quality Assurance Analyst II

Quality Assurance Assistant

Quality Assurance Compliance Audit Specialist

Quality Assurance Consultant

Quality Assurance Manager

Quality Assurance Scientist

Quality Assurance Specialist

Quality Assurance Specialist Consultant

Quality Control Scientist

Quality Control Analyst II, Chemistry

Quality Control Associate II

Quality Control Manager

Quality Engineer

Quality Manager

Quality Specialist

Quality Systems Inspection Supervisor

Regulatory Affairs/Quality Assurance Associate

Regulatory Affairs & Quality Assurance Manager

Regulatory Affairs Associate

Regulatory Affairs Liaison

Regulatory Affairs Manager

Regulatory Affairs Representative

Regulatory Affairs Specialist

Regulatory Specialist

Research Associate

Research Study Coordinator


Software Quality Engineer

Sr. Analyst, Clinical Operations

Sr. Associate Scientist

Sr. Director of Global Quality Manager

Sr. Clinical Data Manger

Sr. Clinical Research Scientist