Use this page as a starting point for actively exploring career interests in the biological sciences. It is a good idea to discuss careers of interest with advisors, professors and other professionals in your network. Experience such as internships, research and volunteering is important in exploring and achieving any career goal.

Career Resources

O*NETOnline is an excellent career exploration tool that utilizes national career data.

The College of Science and OSU provide a variety of services for exploring and preparing for careers.

Career Advising

Set up a career advising appointment by calling 541-737-4085 or visiting Science Career Development.

Resumes or Curriculum Vitaes (CVs)

All Biology and Zoology students should maintain a current resume or CV. This will help enormeously in tracking involvement, goals and accomplishments, and it will be critical to applying for professional opportunities. The Science Success Center offers drop-in resume and CV critiques and the resources below may also helpful.