Advice & Planning
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Alcock & McFadden
[Employment Consultants, Inc.] A San Diego based employment consulting company with an emphasis in the areas of process/chemical engineering, human resources, and biotechnology.
[The SciWeb Biotechnology Career Center] Resource site for professionals at all levels looking for career information and resources in the biotechnology industry.
[BIOLEADER, LLC.] Provides professional retained and contingent recruitment and consulting services for the biopharmaceutical industry.
Biological Sciences Career Exploration Links
[Univ. of California, Berkeley] A database for planning a career, and information on graduate school.
Biology Careers Page
[Furman Univ.] A site that contains general career information, descriptions of specific biology related careers, and graduate school links.
Biology-Careers and Jobs
[Science & Engineering Library] The SEL provides access to general and subject-specific resources for assisting you in finding resources related to jobs and careers in the biological science field.
[Market Value Concepts] Marketing and business development of professionals in biotechnology.
Biotechnology for the 21st Century: New Horizons
[Biotechnology Information Center] A report which identifies priorities for Federal investment and specific research opportunities in the areas of Agriculture, Environment, Manufacturing/Bioprocessing, and Marine Biotechnology and Aquaculture.
Career Advising and Planning Services
[Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison] A page designed to help users “surf the tidal wave of employment opportunities available on the Internet.”
[Access Excellence] The career center contains guides and interviews dealing with biotechnology and its career paths. It also includes other resources and links to different universities.
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[Saludos Hispanos] This site offers tips in finding the right career, mastering the job interview, and in-depth articles about specific careers.
Career Discussion Forum
[Bio Online] A discussion forum for the bioscience career seeker.
Career Planning Center for Beginning Scientists and Engineers
[National Academy of Sciences] (CPC) A page dedicated to job openings, guidance, and information needed to make decisions about education and career choices.
[Science Professional Networks] Workshops to join and learn about careers.
CareerMart: Advise Center
[CareerMart, Inc.] Contains information on employment advice, high-tech careers, market research, and information on fast growing occupations.
Careers in Biology
[Emporia State Univ.] A page of links to sites that contain information about careers in biology and its related fields.
Careers in Biotechnology
[Iowa State Univ.] Biotechnology Information Series. This web page talks about Biotechnology.
Careers in Science and Engineering
[National Academy of Sciences] A student planning guide to graduate school in the field of science and engineering.
Careers in the Genetics Field
[Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology] A listing of Genetics educational information provided by the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology.
Community Research & Development Information Service
[CORDIS] (European Comission, Enterprise DG, Innovativation Directorate) An online source of information concerning employment in the biotechnology sector, including job posting, a newsletter, and a discussion forum.
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Computational Biology and its Research Areas
Information about computational biology.
ESU Career Services
[Emporia State Univ.] A generic listing on career services provided by ESU which includes career development; a Business, Industry and Government vacancy bulletin; cooperative education; and placement services and internet career/employment resources.
Guide to Outdoor/Environmental Careers
[Princeton Univ.] An outdoor action guide to outdoor/environmental careers that include job newletters, environmental job leads, basic job questionnaires, and graduate programs in environmental education.
The Haystack Group, Inc.
[Executive Search Consultants] An executive search consultancy providing executive search and search research services to firms working within medical devices, biotechnology, and/or pharmaceuticals.
[Pam Pohly Associates] A national consulting and executive search firm with exclusive specialization in health and managed care.
The hireBio website is a free career service for employees and employers in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. “hireBio” supplies tools for pharmaceutical and biotechnology firms to locate, communicate with, train, and evaluate qualified professionals.
Interviews with People in Genetics
[PBS Online] To learn more about careers in genetics and related fields, PBS interviewed several people about their job descriptions, educational backgrounds, and what advice they would offer to people interested in the field.
Iowa State’s Biotechnology Information Series
[Iowa State Univ.] This series provides general information about biotechnology, prepared by the Iowa State University Office of Biotechnology.
[Jobscience, Inc.] A free tool for job seekers to view jobs, post resumes, join discussions, and read articles and tips for a job search in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, or diagnostics.
Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs
[San Diego State Univ.] A degree program offering a comprehensive background in regulatory affairs with the additional training and experience required of regulatory affairs professionals to address Federal and State regulatory statutes and laws with emphasis in the Food and Drug Administration.
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[Sales Consultants of San Francisco] An executive search firm specializing in executive recruitment of sales, marketing, and technical professionals in industries such as: chemical, biotech, healthcare, medical, and information technology.
[Scientific Career Transitions Program] A non-profit program to help scientists, engineers, and other credentialed professionals to help themselves make a career transition and find appropriate work.
Search Masters International
[Bio-Online] Executive search for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
Setren, Smallberg & Associates, Inc.
A human resource consulting firm for executive management in the biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, computer, and consumer goods industries.
Sources for Information on Careers in Biology, Conservation, and Oceanography
[Smithsonian Institute] Provides a listing of career guidance on careers in biology, conservation, and oceanography.