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Jobs and Careers

Employment opportunities for BA/BS graduates are generally in private industry, government, and education. Fortunately, the applicability of a background in Chemistry or Biochemistry is vast, resulting in myriad fields in which one may work. The following resources can assist with your job/career search.

AfterCollege.com - job search engine for chemistry-related jobs

American Chemical Society Career Warehouse - for chemistry and biochemistry career information

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Professional society for the disciplines, with sections on education and publications - check out this | ASBMB Career Brochure |'

Careers After Biological Sciences - Examples of jobs that can follow a bioscience degree

Careers in Science and Engineering - On-line book covering grad school and beyond

Discover Data Science - An in depth look at all of the possible career avenues in the Data Science Field, written by a team of current data scientists. 

MBAOnline.com - is a general information website with many resources useful to current individuals looking to enter or advance a career in business

National Science Teachers Association - "The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all." Site includes professional information, teacher resources, newsletters, and convention schedules

Open Education Database- free career guides, online courses, peer reviewed journals, and professional trade magazines.

ScienceCareers.org - Job search by region, resume posting, etc.

University of Arizona Career Services - On-campus career center

  • Teach for America
  • Earn your Master's degree through the Teach for Tucson program after graduation
  • teaching-jobs.org Extensive teaching employment website, including a teacher's career library, links to U.S. and world job listings, placement services for private and independent schools, and academic employment sites