Here are some helpful resources for you to help you explore the many different career options in the molecular sciences:

Job and Internship postings

Web link for postings from Cal State LA Career Development Center:  Handshake

NSF REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates): opportunities

Also see below for links to C&EN jobs, ASBMB

Health Careers Advisement Office

King Hall D Wing, Room 1044 (within the NSS Advisement Center)  Phone: 323-343-5284
E-Mail: [email protected]


American Chemical Society (ACS)


American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)


Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN) job ads (JFK Library subscribes)


Science Teaching - if you graduate with a BS in Chemistry or Biochemistry, some additional training is needed to be a science teacher:

1.  Traditional credential program: Single Subject Credential:

2.  LAUTR residency pathway into teaching


The US Department of Labor has several websites for career exploration and job analysis:


State of California - Occupational guides -  has lots of information including lists of the largest employers in CA

For Chemists:

For Chemical Technicians:

For Biochemists and Biophysicists:


Cal State LA Career Development Center - check out the Golden Eagle Career Link and Careers Express!


The Chemistry & Biochemistry Club has many resources: