Our graduates have chosen a wide variety of careers.  Some are pursuing research and teaching careers in academic departments, clinical departments or research institutes.  Some do research in industry, working on issues such as cochlear implant design, development of underwater noise-exposure guidelines, medical devices and gene chips.   Others are in major consulting firms or law firms, where they advise healthcare institutions on organizational strategies and IP issues.  Examples of our alumni’s present positions are listed below.



Aranyosi, A.J. '02

Research Lab Manager, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston

Backus, Bradford '05

Director of Translational Research, Oticon Medical, London;
CEO, Audio3 Ltd, London

Bergevin, Christopher '07

Professor of Biological Physics, York University

Bernstein, Joshua '06

Research Audiologist, Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Buran, Bradley ‘08

Postdoctoral Fellow, Oregon Health & Science University

Cedolin, Leonardo '06

Senior Consultant in Acoustics, RGD Acoustics, Larkspur, CA

Chen, Evan '03

Associate Director, New Product Commercialization, Biogen, Cambridge, MA

Cheng, Holden '05

Senior Test Engineer, Software development, JSDU

Cheyne, Harold '01

Senior Acoustic Systems Engineer, Cirrus Logic, Austin, TX

Darrow, Keith N. '06

Associate Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA

Devore, Sasha '09

Assistant Editor, Nature Publishing Group

DiCicco, Thomas M. '10

Associate, McKinsey & Co

Dilley, Laura '04

Assistant Professor of Communications Sciences & Disorders, Michigan State University, East Lansing

Dreyer, Anna '08

Quantitative Analyst & Vice President, T. Rowe Price Associates

Ghaffari, Roozbeh '08

VP of Technology & Co-Founder, MC10, Lexington, MA

Goldstein, Ehab '03

Director of Global Insights, Diabetes Care Franchise, Johnson & Johnson

Goldsworthy, Raymond '05

Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology, USC; Research Scientist, Sensimetrics, Malden, MA

Graves, Amanda '05

Research Process Manager, Stanford University School of Medicine

Harms, Michael '02

Research Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

Heinz, Michael '00

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University

Imbrie, Annika '05

US Patent Attorney, Patent Capital Group, Boston, MA

Iversen, John '01

Research Fellow in Theoretical Neurobiology, The Neurosciences Institute; Project Scientist, Swartz Center for Computational Neuroscience, UC SanDiego

Jacobson, Barry '08

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SUNY Stony Brook

Jung, Youngsook ‘08

Research Fellow in Medicine, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston

Kalluri, Radha '06

Scientist, House Ear Institute; Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, USC

Kalluri, Sridhar '00

Research Scientist, Starkey Hearing Research Center

Karavitaki, Domenica '02

Research Associate in Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School

Kuo, Sharon '05

Speech-Language Pathologist and Clinical Researcher in Neurology, Johns Hopkins University

Lane, Courtney '03

Vice President, Clinical Affairs, Axonics Modulation Technology, Irvine, CA

Larsen, Erik '08

Senior Associate, McKinsey & Co

Lee, Adrian KC '07

Assistant Professor of Speech & Hearing Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle

Lewiston, Craig '08

Hardware Systems Lead, Apple Watch, Cupertino, CA

Litvak, Leonid '02

Principal Scientist, Advanced Bionics

Long, Christopher '00

Director of Auditory Research, Cochlear Americas

Lulich, Steven '06

Research Scientist, Washington University, St. Louis
Assistant Professor, Speech and Hearing Sciences, Indiana University

Malyska, Nicolas '07

Technical Staff, Human Language Technology Group, MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Masaki, Asako '09

Speech Language Pathologist, Children's Hospital, Boston

Masaki, Kinuko '06

Co-founder, CEO, Smart Ear, Inc.

McKinney, Martin '01

Principal Research Engineer, Starkey Laboratories

Mehta, Daryush D. '10

Assistant Biomedical Engineer, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, MGH; Instructor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School; Adjunct Assistant Professor, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Meltzner, Geoffrey '03

Lead Engineer, BAE Systems

Miller, Antonio J. ‘06

Senior Acoustical Engineer, Motorola Solutions Acoustic Tech Center, Plantation, FL

Mou, Xiaomin '06

Investment Officer, International Finance Corporation / World Bank Group

Niziolek, Caroline A ‘10

Postdoctoral Fellow in Otolaryngology, UCSF

Oberoi, Pankaj '99

Scientific Director, Meso Scale Discovery, Rockville, MD

O'Gorman, David '06

Senior Research Associate, Hearing Research Center, Boston University

Okobi, Anthony '06

Otolaryngologist, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill

Penagos Hector ‘10

Postdoctoral Fellow, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, MIT

Peng, Anthony Wei '09

Postdoctoral Fellow in Otolaryngology, Stanford School of Medicine

Poon, Becky '06

Petrophysicist, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company, Ltd., Lagos, Nigeria

Prakash, Srinivasamurthy Ravi '09

Principal Member of Technical Staff, Draper Laboratories, Cambridge, MA

Qin, Michael '05

Senior Research Scientist, Naval Submarine Research Laboratory, Groton, CT

Rosengard, Peninah '04

Research Affiliate, MIT

Ryu, Jekwan '03

Staff Scientist, Affymetrix Inc.

Saikachi, Yoko ‘08

Research Scientist, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Japan

Santos, Teresa '06

Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company

Seshagiri, Chandran '06

Senior Research Scientist, Respiratory & Monitoring Solutions, Covidien, Mansfield, MA

Shub, Daniel '06

Assistant Professor in Psychology, University of Nottingham, UK

Sigalovsky, Irina '05

Senior Principal, Gen3 Partners Inc., Boston

Simons, Emmanuel J. '08

Licensing Liaison, Office of Technology and Business Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

Slifka, Janet '00

Research Manager, Speech and Language Data, Amazon

Smith, Zachary '06

Principal Research Scientist, Cochlear America

Songer, Jocelyn '06

Science Writer, JoVE, Cambridge, MA

Sroka, Jason '98

Director of Analytics, Quanttus, Cambridge, MA

Stepp, Cara E. '09

Assistant Professor, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences; Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Boston University

Stankovic, Konstantina '98

Associate Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School; Director, Molecular Neurotology Laboratory, MEEI

Taberner, Annette '05

Senior Data Scientist, RetailMeNot, Austin, TX

Talavage, Thomas '98

Professor of Electrical and Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University

Tsai, Betty Sheau-Jing '01

Otolaryngologist, UCSF

Villacorta, Virgilio '05

Senior Scientist, Irvine Sensors Corp, Costa Mesa, CA

Voss, Susan '98

Professor of Engineering, Smith College, Northampton, MA

Wehner, Daniel '07

Associate, International Property Law, Wolf Greenfield, Boston

Whiten, Darren '06

Associate Consultant, McKinsey & Co

Williams, Diane '03

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Oregon Health & Science University

Wilson, E. Courtenay '10

Postdoctoral Associate in Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston

Yoo, Julie '06

Postdoctoral Associate, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, MIT

Zipse, Lauryn '08

Associate Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Zhao, Sherry '07

Research Scientist in Speech Acoustics, Battelle Memorial Institute, Cambridge, MA