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Astronomy

 

American Astronomical Society -- Explore the different careers in astronomy.

http://aas.org/learn/careers-astronomy

 

Astronomer -- Questions about becoming an astronomer. 

http://www.noao.edu/education/being-an-astronomer.php

 

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Biology

 

American Institute of Biological Sciences -- Provides information about the varying fields and career options in biology. http://www.aibs.org/careers/index.html

Biochemistry Society -- Exploration resources for careers in science specifically in the fields of biology. http://www.biochemistry.org/TabID/344/default.aspx

Bio-Link -- Bio-Link enhances and expands biotechnology education programs by providing cutting edge professional development for instructors, by improving curriculum, by making use of technologies and by creating a system that promotes the sharing of information. http://www.bio-link.org/home/

Biomedical Engineering Society -- Organization dedicated to promoting the increase of biomedical engineering knowledge and its utilization. http://bmes.org/

Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) -- Website for the world's largest biotechnology organization which provides advocacy, business development, and communications services. http://www.bio.org/

Botanical Society of America -- Botanical association with information about botany careers. http://www.botany.org/careers/

Careers in Marine Science -- Information on careers in marine biology.  Also provides interviews, frequently asked questions and career links about marine science careers and majors. http://oceanlink.island.net/career/career2.html

Student Biotechnology Network (SBN) -- The Student Biotechnology Network (SBN) brings together students from a diverse range of departments and professional schools relating to biotechnology, including the life sciences, engineering, commerce and law. It provides an autonomous forum for students to discuss and explore interests and research opportunities in academia and in the corporate world of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. http://www.thesbn.ca/

U.S Food and Drug Administration -- Biotechnology information, resources and news from the U.S. FDA. http://www.fda.gov/Food/Biotechnology/default.htm

U.S. Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) -- APHIS uses biotechnology, including recombinant DNA technology, and genetic engineering, and participates in programs that use biotechnology to identify and control plant and animal pests. http://www.aphis.usda.gov/

U.S Food and Drug Administration -- Biotechnology information, resources and news from the U.S. FDA. http://www.fda.gov/Food/Biotechnology/default.htm

 

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Chemistry

 

American Chemical Society -- Career descriptions of jobs in the different fields of chemistry. Careers In Chemistry - Career Descriptions

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AlChE) Career Development -- Provides internships in STEM fields, resume help, and career information about chemical engineering. http://www.aiche.org/resources/careers

Royal Society of Chemistry Careers -- Career advice and resources in the field of chemistry. http://www.rsc.org/careers-jobs/

 

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Computer Science

 

Computer Science Careers -- Areas in getting started, advancing, transitioning, and entrepreneurship in the field of computers. http://www.computer.org/portal/web/careers/home

 

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Electronics

 

Electronics Career Guide -- List or related careers in electronics and career resources related to the fields. http://www.khake.com/page19.html

Career Overview -- Electronic technician overview. http://www.careeroverview.com/electronics-technician-careers.html

The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering -- IEEE.org serves technical professionals and students who are looking to both foster working relationships and gain access to the latest technical research. http://www.ieee.org/index.html

 

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Engineering

 

www.aip.org/career-resources - Career opportunities, info, and advice for Physics majors (undergrad and grad)

www.engcen.com/entry.htm - Entry level engineering jobs

www.asce.org - American Society of Civil Engineers -- Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 140,000 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide. Job listings, resume tips, etc.

www.ieee.org/education_careers/index.html - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers

www.mechanicalengineer.com - Search jobs in mechanical engineering

www.nerinc.com - National Engineering Resources - job listings

www.nspe.org - National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) - Strengthens the engineering profession by promoting engineering licensure, ethics, and advocating. Includes information on jobs, salaries, and licensing.

www.thinkjobs.com - Engineering and IT jobs, includes an entry-level search

www.engineer.net - Jobs and internships in engineering

www.engineer.info - Engineering jobs and careers, finds job listing from all job sites

www.aip.org/career-resources - Job openings at the American Institute of Physics

optics.org/jobs - Jobs in optics, photonics, nano-tech, lasers, fibers, and semi-conductors

physicsworld.com/cws/lp/jobs - Search for jobs in physics

www.sciencejobs.com - Search wide range of science jobs in academia or private industry; Find science jobs in biology, chemistry, and pharmaceutical research.

www.medzilla.com - Search jobs in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, healthcare and science

www.acs.org - American Chemical Society job listings and advice & tools

www.aiaa.org - The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics dedicated to aerospace

www.aiche.org - Events and resources for Chemical Engineers

www.angel.co - Startup jobs, find team members, angel investors and venture capital

www.asme.org - American Society of Mechanical Engineers -- ASME is the center of engineering conversation. Find engineering news, jobs, career development, codes and standards, conferences, and more. Engineering Standard News and Resources, career & education. 

www.dice.com - Thousands of job listings for technology professionals

www.energyvortex.com - Energy job listings, news, and training

www.engcen.com - Search jobs in Chemical, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering

careers.iienet.org - Institute of Industrial Engineers, job listings and training

www.ams.org - American Mathematical Society, mathematical publications and programs

www.nei.org - Nuclear Energy Institute, careers and education resources

www.biospace.com - Life Sciences job listings, career resources, career fairs, events, news

cen.acs.org - Chemical & Engineering news, coverage in scientific and technological departments

sciencecareers.sciencemag.org -Job listings, and science careers magazine

www.geographyjobs.com - Jobs in a specialized geography field-planning, urban, environmental

biotechemployment.com - Find biotech jobs and resume help

www.nasa.gov - NASA job and internship opportunities

www.asee.org/papers-and-publications/publications - American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) -- Alphabetical Index of Engineering Technology Degree Programs. 

www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=5129 - Careers in Science and Engineering -- Careers in Science and Engineering offers guidance to students on planning careers--particularly careers in nonacademic settings. 

www.discoverengineering.org/ - Discover Engineering -- Designed to provide an accessible introduction to engineering. Includes games, idea center, FAQ, downloads, links, and a section about the career. 

www.engineeringedu.com/shop/engineering-camps/scholarships/ - Engineering Education Service Center -- Offers lists of scholarships for engineering schools. This page will always be under construction as new scholarships become available and current scholarships are awarded. 

www.asminternational.org - Society of Materials Engineering International -- The ASM Alloy Phase Diagram Database allows subscribers to explore, search and view more than 35,000 binary and ternary phase diagrams and associated phase data for more than 6200 systems from their Web browsers. 

 

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Environment

 

EcoEmploy.com Special Opportunities -- Job postings in the environmental science field. http://www.ecoemploy.com/jobs/

Environmental Career Guide -- Job descriptions, skills, responsibilities, and salary about environmental jobs. http://www.khake.com/page46.html

EPA Environmental Careers Program -- Career development program for environmental science majors. http://www.epa.gov/ohr/ecp.html

Peace Corps Environmental Careers -- Provides excerpts from environmental careers publication. http://www.peacecorps.gov/resources/returned/tell-your-story/

Student Conservation Association -- Get real conservation experience with SCA expense paid internships along with living stipend, housing, and round trip travel.  Must be 18 or older available 3-12 months in any of the 50 U.S. states. http://www.thesca.org/serve/internships

 

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General

www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/best-summer-jobs-for-college-students/ - A guide to help students understand how to find great summer opportunities, including those with the potential for bigger things, valuable connections and network building.

www.linkedin.com - The world's largest professional network to build relationships and connect with opportunities. Use LinkedIn Job Search to harness the poewr of your network to uncover insights such as whom you know at a company, providing you an edge in your job search. 

www.campuscareercenter.com - Focuses on entry-level jobs and internships. 

www.collegegrad.com - All entry-level jobs, search by industry and location.

www.collegerecruiter.com - Register with this site to login and search for jobs.

www.nationjob.com - Search in a wide variety of jobs, including entry-level.

www.careerbuilder.com - Mega-site featuring jobs at all levels and industries.

www.monster.com - A complete job search mega-site.

www.jobstar.org/socal/index.cfm - Listings for jobs in Los Angeles

www.winebusiness.com/classifieds/winejobs - Napa Valley source for large variety of wine jobs.

www.indeed.com - Jobs & internships from thousands of job boards and company websites.

www.job-search-engine.com - Site that aggregates millions of jobs from thousands of sources.

www.craigslist.org - Database with thousands of job postings.

www.simplyhired.com - Search job opportunities across the U.S.

www.rileyguide.com - Job search, career exploration, and school information.

www.connect.ourability.com - Our Ability Connect is an individual digital profile service you build created to promote future employment for people with disabilities through mentor networking, social engagement and personal empowerment.

www.glassdoor.com/Students/inde.htm - Career resource in the U.S.

www.reviews.com/job-sites/ - in-depth, unbiased research comparing and ranking 13 job sites on criteria including effectiveness, usability, and comprehensiveness.

 

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Geology

 

American Geological Institute Careers -- Career resources including articles, profiles, and adds. http://www.agiweb.org/careers.html

American Geological Society of America -- Grants, internships, and job listings in geology fields. http://www.geosociety.org/profdev/index.htm

Careers in the Geosciences -- Provides you information on what a geoscience does. http://www.agiweb.org/workforce/brochure.html

Geology -- List of geological societies and organizations. http://www.realtime.net/~revenant/geo.html

 

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Health Care Careers

 

Health Career Connection (California) -- HCC and its predecessor programs have offered internships in California for over 20 years.  HCC is committed to increasing the number professionals working in the health care field. http://www.healthcareers.org/

Quality Education for Minorities -- QEM provides health focused, science policy focused, and tribal college/science education focused internships for minorities. http://qemnetwork.qem.org/internship.htm

Summer Med & Dental Ed Program -- SMDEP is a free six-week summer medical and dental school preparatory program that offers eligible students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation. http://www.smdep.org/

 

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Industrial Technology

 

Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International -- Understand the field of metal processing better. http://fmanet.org/

National Tooling and Machining Association -- National association of machinists, provides resources for professionals. http://www.ntma.org/

Precision Machined Products Association -- Professional association of machinists. http://www.pmpa.org/

Precision Metalforming Association Educational Foundation (PMAEF) -- General occupation information of machinists. http://www.pmaef.org/

 

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Mathematics

 

American Mathematical Society-- Founded to promote mathematical research and education through conferences, contests surveys, publications, employment services, and scholarship programs. http://www.ams.org/employment%20

MAA Math Classified-- MAA ONLINE--Online newsletter and web site of the Mathematical Association of America. http://www.mathclassifieds.org/home/home.cfm?site_id=1925

Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics -- Provides information on mathematics related books, journals, conferences, careers, and advice in Applied Mathematics. http://www.siam.org/careers/

When Will I Use Math-- The most common question students ask math teachers at every level is “When will I use math?” WeUseMath.org is a non-profit website that helps to answer this. http://weusemath.org/

 

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Physics

 

Physics Jobs and Careers (APS Physics) -- Provides information on the study, major, and careers in physics. http://www.aps.org/about/jobs/index.cfm

Society of Physics Students -- Provides profiles of physicists, advice, and resources on physics careers. http://www.spsnational.org/cup/

 

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Sciences

 

Engineering, Science, and Math Careers -- Provides links of job descriptions in engineering, science and math.  Also read about skills, tools, salary information and job duties of related professions. http://www.khake.com/page53.html

National Science Foundation -- The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense."  This site offers basic statistics related to NSF's initiatives. http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/

Nature Jobs -- Nature jobs is a career resource center for scientists, providing a wide range of career advice and information across Nature Publishing Group journals. http://www.nature.com/naturejobs/science/

Science Careers -- Provides jobs and literature in the sciences. http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/

Science Net -- Undergraduate science summer research programs and internships. http://www.cse.emory.edu/sciencenet/undergrad/Summer_Research/Browse.cfm

Science Undergrad Lab Internships -- The SULI program places students in paid internships in Science and Engineering at any of the several Department of Energy facilities. http://science.energy.gov/wdts/suli/

 

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Startups

 

Built in Los Angeles - Find jobs and internships at startups in the L.A. area (tech and beyond)

StartUpHire - Thousands of startup job openings in cities across the U.S.

Venture Loop - Narrow your search to companies with venture backing

Angel List - Jobs at earlier-stage startups backed by angel investors

Join-Startups - Check out this daily-updated list of jobs at venture-backed startups

Startup Job Fair - Startup job fairs in your city

Underdog.io - Curated "talent marketplace," which claims to match candidates with their ideal startup opportunities

 

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Technology

 

Creative Heads -- Find hundreds of the best jobs in the video game, animation, virtual FX, and software/technology industries. http://www.creativeheads.net/

Dice -- If you are a technology expert in areas such as Information Technology (IT), software, high tech, security, bio-tech, aerospace or engineering Dice is here for you as the #1 technology job board. http://www.dice.com/

Gamasutra -- The art and business of making games. http://www.gamasutra.com/jobs/

 

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