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Science Careers

Brought to you by AAAS and the journal Science, Science Careers is the essential online and print resource for scientists and recruiters alike. Science Careers is dedicated to being the global leader in matching qualified scientists with jobs in industry, academia, and government around the world.

Sign up for free to utilize all the tools you'll need for a successful job search including:
    E-mail Alerts - Receive relevant jobs as soon as they're posted on Science Careers.
    Post a Resume - Make your resume/CV available so that employers can find you.
    Special Offers - Receive e-mails and newsletters with special offers and information.
    Save and Sort Jobs - Save searches and jobs you're interested in and eliminate those that aren't relevant to your search.
    Track Your Activity - Keep a record of all the jobs you've applied to.

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In addition to providing online resources through, Science Careers runs a comprehensive outreach program designed to bring career and professional development workshops to scientists at all levels.

Our Career Development workshops include Interviewing Skills, Nonacademic Careers for Scientists, Resumes and CVs, Creative Job Search Strategies, How to Publish in Science, Lab Management, Work/Life Balance, Grant Writing, and Getting the Most Out of a Job Fair, among others.

The workshops are held in various settings including at universities and colleges, at conferences and trade shows, and as stand-alone events in areas with large numbers of graduate students or postdocs.

Click here to view our upcoming events and summaries of past events
Click here for free access to our career resource booklets

Stay up-to-date with the latest news and career advice with our Science Careers magazine postings, featuring several useful articles weekly, including;

Academia or Industry? Finding the Right Fit

There are restrictions and limitations on doing for-profit science, but there are also many advantages to joining industry.

Tooling Up: Six Classic Lines of Bull
Some of the things you hear during the job search are about as silly as a bad pickup line.

Financial Crisis Reshaping the Life Sciences Industry
Layoffs, mergers, and company failures in the life sciences make for an extremely challenging job market.