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Career and Job Information
This page collects resources for career guidance and job sources for the chemical and biochemical sciences and engineering.
Career and Job Resources
Career support for scientists from the American Association for the Advancemtn of Science (AAAS). The site includes a link to career resources at Science magazine.
The Academic Job Search Handbook
A recent (2016) book for those seeking jobs in academia.
ACS Career Navigator
A wide-ranging collection of career and job finding resources from the American Chemical Society.
Job-hunting and career development information from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).
The careers site of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Includes career development and career path suggestions, as well as a database of summer research opportunities.
A commercial site with career resources and job postings "for postgraduate life scientists."
Biochemical Society Careers
Career information for biochemists and molecular bioscientists from the Biochemical Society.
Chemistryjobs.com Career Center
Suggestions on resume writing, interview skills and other job seeking advice form Chemistryjobs.com
Graduate Career Consortium: Resources
The Graduate Career Consortium is an organization for professionals who assist college graduates with their careers. This page is a collection of useful online resources,
MRS Careers and Advancement
Careers information from the Materials Research Society (MRS).
This site from Nature Publishing includes numerous articles on career issues, as well as Nature's job postings database.
Networking for Nerds: Find, Access and Land Hidden Game-Changing Career Opportunities Everywhere
Recent (2015) guide to crafting professional networks for scientists and engineers, whether beginning or experienced.
New Scientist Careers Hub
A collection of articles on career issues from New Scientist magazine.
RSC Careers Support
Career resources from the Royal Society of Chemistry. Note that some of these resources are for members only.
A resource for scholars with doctorates in any field who are seeking employment outside of academia.
The American Chemical Society's Individual Development Plan tool, designed specifically for chemists.
Myers & Briggs Foundation - MBTI
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, a personality test that assigns the user to one of 16 personality types, is widely in use, and available from many sources. This site explains the test, as well as providing a link to the test.
This is an Individual Development Plan resource from the ScienceCareers site of AAAS.
A commercial strengths assessment site, with a variety of tools at a variety of prices.
This commercial tool, from the Gallup organization, helps the user to determine their strengths. Note that the tool is NOT free and the costs vary depending on how extensive a report you want.
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