Internships, Part-Time and Summer Jobs
National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program
REUs allow undergraduates to conduct paid scientific research projects in a variety of disciplines around the world, from Middletown to the Arctic.
Deadline: Varies on position, generally before April
Website rarely updated, use general internet search for up-to-date positions
Example Search: REU microbiology summer
paid Biology and Biotechnology opportunities (strongly recommended)
Website maintained by Rochester Institute of Technology. Thorough, daily-updated internship databases for:
Compilation of Physiological Ecology Opportunities
Website maintained by Duke University. Thorough, daily-updated internship databases.
Summer Program for Life Sciences
Together with their faculty research mentors, Wesleyan students apply for Hughes Summer Fellowships in the spring semester. The application form should be completed in consultation with the faculty mentor. Please contact Maureen Snow (email@example.com) for further information.
Spotlight on Careers in Biology On-campus users won't need a password; off-campus users should get the password in advance from your portfolio [students], WesNet [alumni], or via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Career Search Database
Great Handout summarizing primary areas of employment, types of employers, and job-search strategies for Biology
Health Professions Opportunities