Alumni

Welcome to Our Alumni Community

As an alumnus or alumna of the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), you are a member of a worldwide community of more than 8,000 global leaders in business, government, nonprofits, and academia.

What do SEAS alumni go on to do?

We Want to Hear from You

Have you started a company? Developed an innovative technology? Done something wild and unexpected? The Office of Communications is on the lookout for great alumni stories to share. Contact us.

We encourage alumni to visit campus and speak to students about their experiences. If you are interested, please contact Dean Francis J. Doyle III.

We collaborate with alumni to identify internship opportunities for current SEAS students. If your company is interested in offering a summer internship, please contact Keith Karasek.


Alumni News

  • October 3, 2018

    Exploring the environmental implications of grass-fed beef

    Matthew Hayek doesn’t have a beef with the cattle industry—he just wants people to understand the environmental impact of the grass-fed burger on the menu at their favorite gastropub.

  • September 19, 2018

    Managing smooth operations at global razor brand

    With dozens of component manufacturing facilities spread around the globe, Gillette’s supply chain requires razor-sharp attention to detail. Keeping production running smoothly is the job of Jeff Allen, S.B. ’06, Gillette global program manager at Procter and Gamble.

  • September 13, 2018

    Entrepreneur uses technology to guide patients through the health care system

    As the son of anti-apartheid activists in South Africa, Joe Kahn learned about the importance of service to others from an early age.

    “My dad used to talk about what it meant to be an observer in a system that was unjust, and the moral imperative that would create,” said Kahn, A.B. ’18. “Resolving injustice for others has always been part of my identity.”

  • September 5, 2018

    Data scientist battles abusive behavior on Twitter

    More than 336 million active Twitter users (a number slightly larger than the entire U.S. population) send hundreds of millions of tweets every single day.

  • August 10, 2018

    Remediation engineer gives new life to contaminated sites

    Many would dismiss the scraggly, knee-high grass and rusted shells of former processing facilities that are scattered across an abandoned industrial site as nothing more than a blighted eyesore.