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See also: Pharmaceutical and Pharmacy careers page
American Chemical Society: helpful overview of biotech/pharma and green careers
Sloan Career Cornerstone Center, Chemistry: industry overview and information about internships
American Chemical Society job listings
Chemistry Jobs: positions in the UK
Computational Chemistry List, ltd.
Environmental Chemistry.com Job Listings
HireRx: jobs in the pharmaceutical industry
New Scientist Jobs
Organic Chemistry Jobs in North America
Science Careers, from the journal Science
The Scientist: Careers: features employer and regional profiles as well as job search tools
Large Companies with Defined Postdoc Programs
- Genentech Research Organization
- Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR)
- Eli Lilly and Company
Chemists are also employed in pharmaceutical companies, universities, and government agencies. See also: Pharmaceutical and Pharmacy careers page, Higher Education - Academic Careers (Faculty) page, and Federal Government careers page on the Career Services website for ideas for how to pursue these fields.
American Association of Cereal Chemists (AACC)
American Chemistry Council
American Chemical Society
Chemical Heritage Foundation
National Science Foundation
Royal Society of Chemistry
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
Younger Chemists Committee: sponsored by the American Chemical Society, this committee is dedicated to chemists under 35
BioChem Web: includes a career development page with a comprehensive listing of funding resources
ChemWeb: chemistry portal that includes everything from journal abstracts to conferences to job news. Requires free membership to view most information, but membership grants you access to a networking database of over 250,000 chemists working in the US and abroad. A good resource for information interviewing.
*Please note, while these are a sampling of our favorite resources for both career exploration and job hunting, inclusion does not represent an endorsement by Career Services.