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

  • March 13, 2019

    A high-tech remedy to make learning medicine more efficient

    Keeping up with the dense material and rapid pace of their gross anatomy course was a test in determination that pushed med school lab partners Shiv Gaglani and Ryan Haynes to their limits.

  • February 27, 2019

    From diamonds to data, this multi-faceted researcher is always learning something new

    With the U.S. unemployment rate hovering near historic lows, for many, finding a job has never been easier. But landing the right job—one that provides the best fit for a jobseeker’s skills, needs, and personality—is often maddeningly difficult.

  • February 19, 2019

    Making biomedical science fiction a reality

    Beth Shields distinctly remembers the first time she watched the scene at the end of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back where Luke Skywalker is outfitted with a prosthetic hand.

  • February 15, 2019

    Cooking up innovations to transform commercial kitchens

    Kevin Ma’s parents immigrated to the U.S. with little more than the clothes on their backs, fleeing the terrifying violence caused by the Vietnam War.

    With few resources, they raised their son in a warm, but frugal household, which forced Ma, Ph.D. ’15, to forgo conventional kid toys for more accessible pursuits.

  • January 23, 2019

    A conversation with Biospectal CEO Eliott Jones, A.B. ’88
    A seasoned entrepreneur, Jones is currently running a company on a mission to tackle the global hypertension epidemic by using software algorithms to turn a user’s smartphone camera into a blood pressure monitor.