Career Field - Sciences-Biological & Physical
- Career Profiles and Guides
- Multiple Fields
- Animal Science/Zoology & Marine Science
- Forensic Science
- Science Education & Science Illustration
Occupational Outlook Handbook - A guide to career, labor market, salary and training information for this particular career field.
Vault Guides - Insider's information about careers in this area. Features include "Day in the Life" career profiles, employee reviews of careers and companies, and detailed information about key employers in the field. Available through Callisto.
InsideJobs - Provides descriptive profiles, insightful videos, and helpful career information for over 15,000 jobs in 10 different career families.
- Aquatic Science Career Information
- Association of Zoos & Aquariums
- Society for Marine Mammology
- Veterinary Medical School
- Careers in Genetics and Biosciences: Human Genome Project Information
- Life Sciences World
- Agricultural and Food Scientists, from the Occupational Outlook Handbook
- American Society for Horticultural Science
- Conservation Scientists and Foresters, from the Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Institute of Food Technologists
- American Society for Microbiology
- American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG)
- Genetics Society of America (GSA)
- American Astronomical Society (AAS)
- American Geophysical Union (AGU)
- American Institute of Physics (AIP)
- Peterson’s Guide, Physics/Astronomy
- Society of Physics Students (SPS)
- Drawing on Science
- Lawrence Hall of Science, Education Resources
- National Science Teachers Association
Participating in these groups can be a valuable avenue for learning about an occupation or field. They are an excellent resource for networking, and their websites often have information about careers.
Cal Student Organizations
Student organizations related to this field include:
Other Student Organizations - List of UC Berkeley student organizations registered with Campus Life and Leadership.
A few of the major professional organizations include:
- American Institute of Biological Sciences
- American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
- Society for Conservation Biology
- Society for Industrial Microbiology
To find other professional associations, go to:
- ASAE Gateway to Associations Directory - Search a database of over 6500 links to professional associations.
Internship Listing Sites - Websites, programs, and other resources for internships in this career area. For listings specifically for Cal students, visit Callisto - the official Career Center job listing site.