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Additional Chemistry, Biology and Biochemistry Links

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General Resources

American Geophysical Union
A job board sponsored by the union, whose mission is to promote discovery in Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity. The site also contains a career center with information about career pathways in Earth and space science.
http://careers.agu.org/jobs
American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
A job board sponsored by the society, a scientific society whose members conduct basic and clinical pharmacological research and work for academia, government, large pharmaceutical companies, small biotech companies and non-profit organizations.
http://careers.aspet.org/jobs/
American Vacuum Society
A job board sponsored by the society, which is an interdisciplinary, professional association of academic, industrial, government, and consulting professionals involved in a variety of disciplines - chemistry, physics, biology, mathematics, all engineering disciplines, business and sales - through common interests related to the basic science, technology development, and commercialization of materials, interfaces, and processing technology. The site also contains a directory of links to society chapters, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://careers.avs.org/jobs/
Analytic, Diagnostic and Life Science Companies
A directory of links to companies, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Analytical, Diagnostics and Life Science Association, a leading trade association whose mission is the advancement of healthcare, science and industrial innovation for member companies and their customers.
https://thealda.org/membership/meet-our-members/#.VYNXY-fk1z0
Animal Science Companies
A directory of links to leading animal science companies, all with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Animal Health Institute, a trade association for the animal science and health industry.
http://www.ahi.org/about/members/
Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies
A directory of links to association members, many with career sites of their own. The association represents the largest publicly owned drinking water systems in the United States. Its membership serves more than 130 million Americans with drinking water from Alaska to Puerto Rico.
http://www.amwa.net/members
Association of Public Health Laboratories
a directory of links to association members, including site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.aphl.org/Pages/default.aspx
Biological Science Careers
An overview of biology careers sponsored by AIBS, an organization that informs and leads research, education, and policy making at the frontiers of the life sciences.
http://www.aibs.org/careers/
Brooks/Cole Cengage Learning: Careers in Chemistry
Various resources for finding and learning about chemical careers in industry, medicine, law, and graduate programs.
http://goo.gl/rJFBq
Clinical Research Jobs
Job board sponsored by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals, the primary association for clinical research professionals in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, and those in hospital, academic medical centers and physician office settings.
http://careers.acrpnet.org/jobs/
Contract Pharma
An extensive, searchable directory of links to companies that provide services to the pharmaceutical industry, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by Contract Pharma, a leading publication for pharmaceutical outsourcing professionals. The links also include Web site and contact information for internship and job search purposes.
http://www.contractpharma.com/csd/categories
Drug, Chemical and Associated Technologies Association
A searchable directory of links to association members, many with career sites of their own. The association represents companies that manufacture, distribute or provide services to the pharmaceutical, chemical, and related industries. This site also has a job board.
https://dcat.org
Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences
A directory of links to member associations, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The federation represents academic and scientific societies that share an interest in advancing the sciences of mind, brain, and behavior.
http://www.fabbs.org/membership/
Hays
Job board for a leading life sciences recruiting firm specializing in project-based and contract positions. The site also permits candidates to create a profile for future reference by the firm.
http://www.hays-us.com/
Hazardous Materials Industry Companies and Suppliers
A directory of links to companies and suppliers in the hazardous materials industry, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://ahmphazardousmaterialsindustryguide.com/
International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council of the Americas
A directory of links to members, nearly all with career sites of their own. The council’s members include finished drug manufacturers as well as excipient producers, distributors, and both companies and individuals that supply other specialized services to industry segments. Pharmaceutical excipients are substances other than the pharmacologically active drug or prodrug that are included in the manufacturing process or are contained in a finished pharmaceutical product dosage form.
http://ipecamericas.org/content/member-companies
Internship and Fellowship Opportunities in Science
A directory of links to internship and fellowship opportunities for undergraduates sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy.
http://www.science.gov/internships/undergrad.html
Laboratory Products Association-Members
A directory of links to association members, nearly all with career sites of their own. The association represents manufacturers, distributors, and suppliers of lab products and services, such as glass and plastics, chemicals, equipment and supplies used in scientific research and applied science and life science worldwide. The links also include contact information networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.lpanet.org/custom/company_listing/?pageid=3317&showTitle=1
MarineCareers
A directory of links to internship, job and fellowship boards, as well as other career related resources, sponsored by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Sea Grant Program, which supports research, education, and extension projects that encourage environmental stewardship, long-term economic development, and responsible use of the nation’s coastal and ocean resources.
http://www.marinecareers.net/resources
Microscopy Society of America
A job board sponsored by the society, which is dedicated to the promotion and advancement of techniques and applications of microscopy and microanalysis in all relevant scientific disciplines.
http://jobs.microscopy.org/jobseeker/search/results/?t730=&t731=&t735=&max=25&site_id=13189&search=Find+Jobs
National Association of Flavors and Food-Ingredient Systems
A directory of links to association members, most with career sites of their own. The association represents manufacturers, processors and suppliers of fruits, flavors, syrups, stabilizers, emulsifiers, colors, sweeteners, cocoa and related food ingredients.
http://www.naffs.org/
National Association of Scientific Materials Managers-Members
A directory of links to association members, nearly all with career sites of their own. The association promotes the professional development of laboratory and scientific materials managers.
http://www.naosmm.org/links/scilinks.html
National Healthcare Career Network
Extensive job board that connects the career centers of over 300 leading professional associations and societies.
http://www.nhcnnetwork.org/jobs
Nature Jobs
A scientist job board sponsored by the Nature Publishing Group, which publishes Nature, one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary science journals.
http://www.nature.com/naturejobs/science/
Optical Imaging Association
A directory of links to association members, each with career site of their own. The association represents companies that manufacture or distribute microscopes and/or products, components and peripherals for microscopy and the microscopy imaging market.
http://www.lpanet.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3314
Pharmaceutical Assay Development Companies and Laboratories
A directory of links to assay development companies and laboratories, most with career sites of their own, sponsored by PharmaTech Marketplace, a leading trade publication in the pharmaceutical industry.
http://www.jazdlifesciences.com/pharmatech/leaf/Drug-Discovery/Clinical-Research-Services/Assay-Development.htm
Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association
A directory of links to association members, most with career sites of their own. The association represents over 450 human plasma collection centers in the North America and Europe, as well as, the manufacturers of life saving plasma protein therapies. Its members produce approximately 80% of the plasma protein therapies in the U.S. and 60% of those manufactured in Europe.
http://www.pptaglobal.org/membership/current-members
Public Health Lab Fellowships
A directory of fellowships sponsored by the Association of Public Health Laboratories.
http://www.aphl.org/Pages/default.aspx
Public Health Lab Jobs
A job board sponsored by the Association of Public Health Laboratories. Association members provide clinical diagnostic testing, disease surveillance, environmental and radiological testing, emergency response support, applied research, laboratory training and other essential services to the communities they serve.
http://careers.aphl.org/jobseeker/search/results/
Regulatory Affairs Jobs
A job board sponsored by the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society, the largest global organization of and for those involved with the regulation of healthcare and related products, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biologics and nutritional products.
http://regulatorycareers.raps.org/jobs
Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society-Chapters
A searchable map with links to society chapters. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.raps.org/membership-amp-benefits/chapters.aspx
Science Internships
A comprehensive directory of links to summer science internship and research opportunities compiled by the Rochester Institute of Technology. The opportunities are categorized by scientific field and include opportunities with academic, government and private employers. An alphabetical listing of opportunities is also available on the site.
http://people.rit.edu/~gtfsbi/Symp/summer.htm#skip
Scientific Equipment and Furniture Association
A directory of links to association member, many with career sites of their own. The association represents lab designers and manufacturers of laboratory furniture and works closely with laboratory owners, architects, contractors and others to advance the goal of creating a safe lab environment.
http://www.sefalabs.com/custom/directory/members.cfm?pageid=3276&showTitle=1
Society for Applied Spectroscopy
A job board sponsored by the society, which advances and disseminates knowledge and information concerning the art and science of spectroscopy and other allied sciences.
http://s-a-s.careerwebsite.com/home/index.cfm?site_id=662
Society of Forensic Toxicologists
A job board sponsored by the society, which is composed of practicing forensic toxicologists and those interested in the discipline of forensic toxicology.
http://www.soft-tox.org/employment
Society of Toxicology
A career center sponsored by the society, a professional and scholarly organization of more than 7,800 scientists from academic institutions, government, and industry who practice toxicology in the U.S. and abroad. Society membership is required to search for open positions.
http://www.toxicology.org/application/jobbank/
Teratology Society
A collection of job boards sponsored by the society, whose mission is to prevent birth defects and disorders of developmental origin. The site also contains a directory of links to birth defect research consultants, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.teratology.org/viewPositions.asp
Thermo Fischer Scientific
Job board for one of the world’s largest science technology and service companies. With revenues of $13 billion, the company serves customers within pharmaceutical and biotech firms, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as in environmental and process control industries.
http://careersat.thermofisher.com/
Transfusion and Cellular Therapy Jobs
A job board sponsored by AABB, a professional association representing individuals and institutions involved in transfusion medicine, cellular therapies and patient blood management. Its membership consists of nearly 2,000 institutions and 8,000 individuals, including physicians, nurses, scientists, researchers, administrators, medical technologists and other health care providers. The site also contains a searchable directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers in the blood management industry, most with career sites of their own.
http://careerlink.aabb.org/jobs/
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Career center sponsored by the FDA.
http://www.fda.gov/AboutFDA/WorkingatFDA/default.htm
Women In Bio Chapters
A directory of links to chapters of Women in Bio, an organization of professionals committed to promoting careers, leadership, and entrepreneurship of women in the life sciences. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.womeninbio.org/wib-chapters/