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Career Development

Employers in Science

The following job posting sites provide some resources for searching for jobs in a variety of science fields. Remember, though, that job posting sites such as these are only one way to search for a science-related job. Make an appointment to meet with a career advisor so that you can develop a comprehensive career search plan, including targeting specific employers, searching for job openings, and networking.

Spotlight on Careers has a wealth of information about careers in the sciences, including links to job and internship databases.

General science job posting sites
Biospace – careers in biotechnology and life science
Science Jobs – from New Scientist Magazine
Botanical Society of America – Careers in Botany
American Chemical Society – jobs and internships
Association for Women in Science – job, internship, and fellowship listings
American Institute of Biological Sciences - salary info, job outlook, preparing for a career in biology and more.

Science Employers
Mayo Clinic
Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Minnesota Department of Health

Summer programs
Fitzroy – a starting place for finding a summer job in biological research
National Science Foundation – Research Experience for Undergraduates