Sciences: Life, Physical

This career interest area focuses on pathways and opportunities that require careful observation, rigorous experimentation and skills that equip you to analyze and evaluate data. You might conduct research, pursue graduate and professional programs, tackle the problems that face our environment and more!


Explore the list of resources below to learn more about career paths in the Sciences: Life, Physical. These resources will help you discover opportunities, grow your network and more!

Join the Sciences: Life, Physical career interest area in Handshake:

  1. Log in to Handshake
  2. Click on your name in the top right corner of the screen
  3. Select 'Career Interests'
  4. Navigate to the question 'In what career interest areas are you most interested?'
  5. Select the 'Sciences: Life, Physical' career interest area
  6. Click the 'Save My Career Interests Button'

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Data and outcomes

Trends and news

  • BioSpace: Online community for industry news and careers for life sciences professionals.
  • HealthcareDIVE: Online newsletter focused on the latest developments in health IT, practice management, hospital administration and more in health and healthcare industries.
  • Science AAAS: Online journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science providing current science developments, career articles and resources and job posting sites.
  • Science Daily: Online news site covering discoveries in all fields of the physical, biological, earth and applied sciences.