MCB Industrial Affiliates Program Benefits

Invest in a strong partnership with our department by becoming an IAP member through one of our valuable sponsorship opportunities. We welcome the opportunity to partner with a diverse range of companies at various stages of development and are flexible to meet your needs.



Recruit students and postdocs from a top-ranked department

Sandra Liu, MCB BA alumna, interned at Thermo Fisher as a student and was hired full-time as an Engineer I after graduating.

 CV/resume bank of undergraduates, graduate students and postdocs 

 Participate in two recruiting events annually with bioscience departments across campus (MCB, IB, Bioengineering, Biostatistics, Biophysics, Translational Medicine, and more)

 Job, internship and event announcements sent to students, postdocs, and alumni

 Listed sponsor and guest at departmental research seminar

 Assistance to identify and match potential summer interns



Recruitment sponsorship benefits (listed above) plus exposure to cutting edge research

Jennifer Doudna, MCB professor and co-inventor of CRISPR technology, holds a model of the CRISPR-Cas9 protein (white) interacting with DNA (organge and blue). 

 Customized company visit day to tour your company's choice of faculty labs, learn about the innovative research, and develop collaborations through one-on-one meetings with faculty, postdocs and students in those labs

 Attend departmental research seminars to hear visiting scientists from around the world discuss their research

 Collaborations, visits, and meetings with faculty/students facilitated by the department

 Recruiting event for your company with targeted outreach



Honorific naming of MCB doctoral student for one year

MCB's 2019 PhD graduates celebrate their achievements at commencement.

 Membership in Industrial Affiliates Program and all benefits of Recruitment and Engagement Sponsorships included

 Recognition through honorific naming of one MCB doctoral student for one year 

 Stewardship report from student and Department Chair detailing the work completed by fellowship recipient during the past year

 Opportunity to meet with student and learn more about their lab and work

 Public recognition as a Fellowship Donor on our website and at events


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Questions? Contact us...

Program Director | Tanya Sullivan | | 415-515-6438

MCB Department Chairs | Rebecca Heald & Matthew Welch |