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Alum Zoom: Five Career Questions with Shraddha Desai, Ph.D., Senior Director of Clinical Science/Development at Kezar Life Sciences

Shraddha Desai, PhD

As part of our series of short, focused career conversations with former Duke PhD students and postdocs, we’ll feature Shraddha Desai, PhD, Senior Director of Clinical Science/Development at Kezar Life Sciences. Shraddha will share her pathway from Duke postdoc to a Clinical Scientist and Project/Portfolio Manager managing drug development from POC to Phase I/II trials.

Five Career Questions:

1. Can you tell us about your background?
2. How did you get your job?
3. What's a typical day like at your organization?
4. What can postdocs and students who would like to work in this field (or explore it further) do to prepare?
5. What is the employment outlook for this field?

The Alum Zooms Series is sponsored by The Graduate School and the Office of Postdoctoral Services.


Careers Beyond Academia, Open to Alumni Attendees, Professional Adaptability, Professional Development