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

  • June 19, 2018

    Using technology and education to break down barriers

    Growing up in New Delhi, India, Upasna Sharma never considered attending college in the U.S. She hadn’t even heard of the SAT until she was in 12th grade.

  • May 29, 2018

    Work meets play for this computer engineer-turned-toymaker

    A few years ago, alumna Meeta Gupta was working with one of the most technologically advanced supercomputers in the world. Today, she spends her days designing wooden toys that are so simple they don’t even require batteries.

  • May 23, 2018

    Amid stiff competition, Australian national curling coach lets things slide

    Despite Australia’s subtropical climate, alumnus and Melbourne resident Pete Manasantivongs spends a great deal of time on ice. As coach of the national curling team, he led the Aussies to an 18th place finish at the world mixed doubles championship in Sweden. The team nearly defeated the world champion Swiss—not bad for a nation that largely lacks ice or snow.

  • April 25, 2018

    Driven to improve workplace safety and comfort for autoworkers

    From massaging leather seats to intricate climate control capabilities, new cars offer an array of features with driver and passenger comfort in mind. But what about the comfort and safety of the people building those cars?

  • April 16, 2018

    Using technology to make city streets safer

    Boston experienced five horrific bicycle fatalities in the summer and fall of 2012, raising awareness of the dangers involved when cyclists and trucks and buses navigate the city’s narrow streets.