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Career and job resources in science, medicine, research and related industries. Includes technical jobs that cross over into the sciences and medicine, such as those in information technology (IT), information systems, networking and engineering. Bioinformatics and biotech-IT jobs are prime examples.
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Bioinformatics Jobs
From your About.com Guide, about this hot science career, which integrates life science with computer science.
Geoscience Jobs
From your About.com Guide to Geology, all about this fascinating earth science plus links to job resources.
Aerotek Staffing
Staffs in the chemical, health, drug and medical services industries among others. Recruits through the Thingamajob.com Network.
American Astronomical Society
Browse astronomy-related jobs in the Job Register, maintained by the society.
American Institute of Physics
A professional organization offering publications and many benefits, including a career center with job searching, résumé posting, and info on hiring events, workshops and internships.
Atmospheric Science
Information about Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS), a four-year educational program for graduate and undergraduate minority groups who are underrepresented in atmospheric and related sciences. Provides transportation and housing, and pays a stipend that increases annually.
Biotechnology industry information, events, gossip, news and international jobs.
A worldwide club for the biological and medical communities with lots of resources, including job listings through their partner Science Jobs.
A career site dedicated to bioinformatics. Includes descriptive articles, FAQs, educational resources, and US and European job opportunities.
A bioscience hub, with lots of industry news and resources, company profiles, and job postings by company, region and category.
Search for US jobs in life sciences by discipline, location or company, post your résumé, and link to news and featured company Websites.
Jobs worldwide for chemists, biochemists, pharmaceutical scientists and chemical engineers. Submit your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and receive jobs by email.
Directorate of Science and Technology
The employment section for the division of the CIA that develops and applies innovative technology to meet intelligence needs.
Environmental Careers Organization
Browse paid, environment-related internship opportunities by US region.
Environmental Careers
Lists environmental jobs and career resources. Accepts resumes.
Environmental Jobs and Careers
Special opportunities and links to related career and job resources, such as government, recruiters, environmental companies, and laboratories.
Environmental Protection Agency
All about the EPA. For jobs, start by clicking on your region on the US map. Then browse the regional site.
Experimental Medicine Job Listing
Billed as the "Official Job Listing of the Canadian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular & Cellular Biologists." Includes jobs internationally.
Forensic Document Examination
The American Society of Questioned Document Examiners occasionally lists FDE jobs. Offers lots of other resources too, but requires membership for some.
Forensic Employment Opportunities
Search for US and international job listings at the Web site of the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors.
Geo Job Source
Opportunities in spatial data professions, by date, region and title. Online job searching is free, but there's a subscription fee for print and electronic versions.
Biotech and pharmaceutical jobs in the U.S., from sales to research. Accepts your resume. Offers an events calendar and the latest industry news.
Human Genome Project
Information and links on the human gene-mapping effort, coordinated by the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health.
International Pharmajobs
Post your résumé, search international pharmaceutical and biotech jobs of most types, and tailor a job agent to send you opportunities by email.
International Science Jobs
Science, medicine, mathematics and engineering jobs by country, subject, organization or position. Career articles and employer profiles too, all thanks to Nature Magazine.
Jobs for Engineers
A non-profit job search site for engineers of all disciplines. Includes jobs for chemical engineers, biomechanical engineers, physical scientists, research associates, technicians and more.
Kelly Scientific
The scientific resources site of the well-known, international employment agency. Includes searchable job opportunities.
Management Recruiters of Emeryville, CA
Staffing for the Bio-Pharmaceutical Industry. Specialties include biotech, diagnostics, medical devices and pharmaceutics. Prefers faxed résumé, followed by mailed.
The first of its kind on the Net. Search and post your résumé for jobs in biotechnology, medicine and related sciences, read career articles and discover your worth in the salary survey.
Partnered with CompoundSemiconductor.net, Fibers.org and NanoTechWeb.org, to bring a comprehensive employment service to professionals with science backgrounds. Browse jobs, post your resume or CV, and sign up for job opportunities by email.
NASA People
All about working for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Centers, including the Ames Research Center. US citizenship required.
NationJob Network
The Medical/Health Care Jobs Page at this popular job site, where you can list jobs lots of  ways. Receive job notification by email for free, too.
Pharmacy Week
Browse jobs listings and organize them in your online briefcase, post your résumé, participate in discussions, read articles, link to resources and subscribe to the newsletter.
Browse European and international jobs listed in Physics World, a publication of the Institute of Physics. Lots of resources and job notification by email.
Science Careers
Jobs worldwide in all the disciplines, career fair schedules, links to employers, job notification by email and more, courtesy of Science Magazine.
Science Jobs
Search for academic, private and public sector, international jobs in all disciplines. From NewScientist Magazine.
SciWeb Career Center
Links to a small collection of Web sites with different domain names, that all tap a common database of biotech and life science jobs. Accepts resumes and lists resources.
SHS, Inc.
A recruitment and placement firm specializing in biotechnology, pharmaceutical advertising and medical communications. Includes links to related resources.
Space Careers
Browse a list of current jobs and research openings at the Web sites of companies involved in the space industry.
Space Jobs
Search for jobs worldwide in the aeronautics and space industries or link directly to corporate profiles, Web sites and opportunities.
Student Conservation Association
Volunteer, internship and employment opportunities from the Student Conservation Association, plus lots of resources for advancing your environmental career.
Vacuum Resources
A recruiter specializing in vacuum science and semiconductor processing technology. Submit your résumé and browse technical and sales jobs.
Weather Channel Jobs
Work for the Weather Channel in Meteorology or a non-scientific position. Offers job searching, job lists by email and resume posting.
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