The list below provides some resourses for career information, as well as information about professional organizations in various areas of biology. Students interested in biology careers often find that attending a meeting or being a member of a professional organization during their undergraduate degree can be beneficial. Students may also want to search for experts in areas of interested in by using Google Scholar or talking to OSU faculty in their area of interest, and general information about many careers related to biology can be found using the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occuaptional Outlook Handbook.

General Life Sciences Career Websites

Biology Careers/Professional Organizations by Discipline

Animal Behavior

Astrobiology - Astrobiology Web Careers in Astrobiology

Bioethics - American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

Bioinformatics - Bioplanet Bioinformatics Careers

Biological Illustration

Biotechnology / Biomedical / Molecular Biology / Cell Biology

Education

Environmental Science / Policy

Forensics

Genetics

Marine Biology / Marine Science /Aquatic Biology

Mathematics and Biology

Microbiology - American Society for Microbiology

Museums - Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections

Organismal and Evolutionary Biology/Ecology/Field Biology/Conservation

Paleontology - UC Berkley Careers in Paleontology

Science Writing

Systematics

Theoretical Biology - Careers in Theoretical Biology

Wildlife Biology (and Fisheries)

Zoo & Aquarium and Wildlife Rebabilitation Careers