Websites for the College of Arts & Sciences

The following sites include information about topics or careers in various areas of the Arts & Sciences. Additional sites listed may provide related career development or salary survey information.


Sites that post or link to actual job listings are designated with a star.

 

NOTE:   We strongly recommend that you preview websites in all categories since many of the websites listed could apply to students in more than one major. You will want to explore the websites listed for multiple departments within the College of Arts & Sciences, as well as websites listed for some of the other colleges and schools.





Animal Science

Medical Technology

Biotechnology

Medical Writer
Cell Biology Molecular Biology

Education

Pharmaceutical

Environmental

Research

General

Summer Research Opportunities

Government (Federal, State & Local)

Useful University of South Carolina Resources

Health Science

Women in Biology


 

ANIMAL SCIENCE

American Registry of Professional Animals Scientists
http://www.arpas.org/

This society is dedicated to the certification and development of Animal Scientist Professionals through continuing education and professional publications.

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BIOTECHNOLOGY


 

* BioPharmGuy.com

http://biopharmguy.com/story.php

This website is for jobs in biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. This website consist mainly of direct links to biotech/pharm company career pages categorized by business type and region and is especially useful for students interested in smaller companies.

 

* Biospace.com

http://www.biospace.com/

This website is a global hubsite for life sciences. If you are interested in biotechnology and other life sciences this this website houses news, jobs and career information.

 

* Biotechfind-Biotech Search Engine and Career Center
http://www.lifesciencesworld.com/
BiotechFind.com is a directory of international links covering the fields of biotechnologies and biofinances and including a Biotechnology Career Center.

* Careers in Biotechnology
http://www.gene.com/gene/index.jsp
Site is designed to bring information to young people who are interested in career in biotechnology. Site contains links to other related sites and job postings.

* The BioCareer Center
http://www.biocareer.com/index.cfm
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) and SciWeb bring you one of the most comprehensive online career resource centers on the Internet.  This award winning site is efficient, effective and an easy way to connect job seekers and recruiters in the biotechnology industry. 

 

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Cell Biology

 

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EDUCATION

 

* Academic Keys

http://www.academickeys.com/

Academic keys post job announcements in Higher Education. Select the "Find a Job" tab to search for positions.

 

University of South Carolina - Websites for the College of Education
http://www.sc.edu/career/education.html
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to education related opportunities.

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Environmental

 

University of South Carolina - Websites for the College of Arts & Sciences -Environmental Studies
http://www.sc.edu/career/la/envisci.html

From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to environmental related opportunities.

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GENERAL

* American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS)
http://www.aibs.org/careers/
This site has some good general information about careers in biology.  The career information spans multiple industries, such as the following: research, health care, and education.

 

Career Cornerstone Center

http://www.careercornerstone.org/index.htm

Whether you are just beginning your degree or starting to look for employment opportunities the Sloan Career Cornerstone Center is an excellent resource center for anyone interested in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, computing, healthcare, and medicine. Explore degree fields along with comprehensive education, salary, networking, job hunting, and career planning resources. Browse interviews with hundreds of people who offer candid insight into their own diverse careers. Many resources are in PDF, PowerPoint, or Podcast formats.

 

 

* Medzilla

http://www.medzilla.com/

Services for professionals in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, healthcare, and science. Post your resume, search job and internship listings and browse career resources.

 

 

The Scientist.com

http://www.the-scientist.com/

This website provides compelling print and online coverage of the latest developments in the live sciences including research in technology and business. The target audience is active researchers that are interested in maintaining a broad view of the life sciences by reading articles that are current. You will have to register to access some of the articles, and registration is free. You can also subscribe to The Scientist Magazine for a fee.

 

* The Scientist Careers

http://careers.the-scientist.com/

The Scientist Careers is the new life science careers web site from the publishers of The Scientist. As a platform for helping individuals find roles to fit their skills, experience, and career goals, The Scientist Careers features content tailored to help candidates of all levels in developing their careers.

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GOVERNMENT (Federal, State & Local)

* University of South Carolina - Websites for the College of Arts & Sciences (Political Science)
http://www.sc.edu/career/la/poli.html#GOVT
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to federal, state & local government opportunities.  Will allow you to research employers as well as search for jobs.

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HEALTH SCIENCE

 

*American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science

http://www.ascls.org/

The website for the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS), provides information the profession of Medical Technologist as well as career section to look for employment in the field.

 

 University of South Carolina - Websites for the Arnold School of Public Healthhh
http://www.sc.edu/career/AlliedHealth/publichealth.html

From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center web page.  This page links to numerous sites pertaining to health-related opportunities. Use these links to explore how your background in might might have prepared you for a career in the health professions.

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MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY

 

*MedicalTechnologist.net

http://www.medicaltechnologist.net/

This search community connects you with the information and professional contacts needed for a career as a Medical Technologist . Stay on top of your industry by accessing books, magazines, articles or even continuing your education. Find a new job, post and search resumes, and access a wealth of career resources.

 

NAACLS Accredited and Approved Program Search

http://www.naacls.org/search/programs.asp

The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science is committed to being the premier international agency for accreditation and approval of education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences and related health care professions. From this site you can search approved Medical Technology Programs.
 

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MEDICAL WRITER

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Molecular Biology

*Research Gate Scientific Network
http://www.researchgate.net/jobs/509_Molecular%20biology
ResearchJOBS is an international job board for research, science and higher education. Use the international jobboard and browse scientific jobs in Molecular biology.

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PHARMACEUTICAL

* University of South Carolina - Websites for the College of Pharmacy
http://www.sc.edu/career/AlliedHealth/pharmacy.html
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center web page.  This page links to numerous sites pertaining to pharmaceutical-related opportunities. Use these links to explore how your background in might might have prepared you for a career in the health professions.

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RESEARCH

 

* Research Gate

http://www.researchgate.net/jobs/research/

ResearchGate is the world's largest professional network for researchers and scientists, now with over one million members. Search through thousands of research jobs.

 

* Research Jobs

www.ResearchNetwork.com

This is a career and networking website for research professionals and the companies that seek to employ them.

* University of South Carolina - Websites for the College of Arts & Sciences (General/Research)
http://www.sc.edu/career/la/general.html#GenRS
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center website.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to opportunities related to research in the sciences and social sciences.

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SUMMER RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

Summer Research Opportunities and Internship - Washington University in St. Louis
http://ur.wustl.edu/

Information about undergraduate research and a list of links that connect to undergraduate summer research opportunities.


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USEFUL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA RESOURCES

University of South Carolina - Department of Biological Sciences
http://www.biol.sc.edu/
The Department of Biology  at the University of South Carolina.  Click on "undergraduate program" to find links about career options in biology, as well as information on advisement and courses.

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WOMEN IN BIOLOGY

* Women in Biology
http://www-rcf.usc.edu/~forsburg/bio.html
This sites provides a starting point for finding information for biologists who happen to be women. It is a list of bookmarks to the ample original content already available on the web. Covers high school to doctoral students.

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Last updated 8/2011 -by A. Bervine