Careers in the Biological Sciences, Biotechnology and Biomedical Sciences
There are many places to find out more about careers use some of these links and plan to spend some time reviewing options. These decisions are important and you’ll need to plan ahead to achieve your career goal. Start NOW! Be sure to explore all of advice on the web pages of the Career Services Center where can find out about careers, internships, job searches, resume writing and much more.
Career information resources through the Kent State University Career Services Center:
Explore Majors and Careers - General information for deciding on and planning for a career
What can I do with a major in ... Find out about possible careers … including those areas listed below
Biological Sciences (print version here)
AND….. continue down this page for links for more information about specific carrers.
Career information – Biological Sciences – Information links
Careers in Genetics and the Biosciences Human Genome Project
Video profiles from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Becoming a Biomedical Scientist
Careers with Animals/Zoology/Marine Biology – including scientific societies that may have career information
Zeno's Forensic Site (with international links and resources)
Health Career Links
The AMA's Health Care Careers Directory lists information about 80 careers in health care and more than 8,400 accredited educational programs in those fields.
Complementary and alternative medicine and therapies
Dentistry and related fields
Expressive/creative arts therapies
Health information and communication
Therapy and rehabilitation
Medicine and Dentistry – Key web sites
American Dental Education Association dental school information.
Graduate Studies Links
Graduate Programs in the Biological Sciences at Kent State University
U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, including information on:
Biology job search sites (some more commercial in nature)
Multicultural Environmental Leadership Development Initiative (MELDI) Green Jobs Center, University of Michigan's School of Natural Resources and Environment
Environmental Jobs and Careers: http://www.ecoemploy.com/
Environmental Career Opportunities: http://www.ecojobs.com/