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December 10, 2007

An Express Lane to Careers in Proteomics And Genomics

Master's program produces graduates with industry-specific skills biotech employers seek.

November 5, 2007

Job Market Dynamics

More recruiters on campus are a sign that 2008 will be a good year for new chemistry graduates

Job Market Gathers Strength

Company growth plus retirements are fueling increased hiring, especially for chemical engineers

Cultural Chameleons

For foreign-born job seekers, cultural awareness is the first step toward a successful career

From Bench To Management

Knowing what might lie ahead can ease the transition from the lab to the corporate ladder

Making The Industry-To-Academia Shift

Successful candidates tout their distinctive skill sets

Chairs Of Academic Search Committees Weigh In On Industrial Scientists' Prospects

When recruiting to fill academic positions, industrial scientists are not only considered, they are frequently hired

October 22, 2007

Workplaces That Work

Three top companies share their strategies for producing happy employees.

August 13, 2007

Get the Most Out of Career Fairs

C&EN offers tips on navigating the Chemjobs Career Fair in Boston.

July 30, 2007

Tips for Building Your Brand Identity

Marketing yourself well is important for early-career chemists.

May 14, 2007

Natural Products Niche

Scientists can find rewarding jobs outside academia or the pharmaceutical industry.

April 30, 2007

Biotech's 'Perfect Storm'

The push for energy independence may yield more bioenergy-related jobs.

March 26, 2007

Chemists Of Color

It takes more than good intentions to achieve diversity in the chemical workforce.

March 12, 2007

Overlooked Opportunities In Government

Attention B.S. and M.S. chemists: Uncle Sam wants you! If you haven't heard that, you're not alone.

Federal Job Search Resources

Don't wait for Uncle Sam to come knocking.

February 19, 2007

Prescription For Success In Sales

In a declining job market for pharmaceutical sales reps, a science degree can help open doors.

February 5, 2007

Managing Your Academic Career

Building and maintaining a productive lab takes hard work as well as a dose of fun.

January 22, 2007

Focus on Analytical Chemistry Careers

Despite slow hiring, job seekers with top skills and biology background attract recruiters' attention.

January 1, 2007

Getting an Advanced Degree on the Job

Although the Ph.D. is the terminal degree in chemistry, it may not be the last one a chemist earns.