Resources for Division of Life Sciences Majors
General Career Information
Rutgers Career Services Resources
You can also find out about NJ Life Sciences Positions with the BioNJ Talent Career Portal!
Take a course in Career Exploration specialized for Life Science majors!
01:090:210 CAREER EXPLORATIONS IN ARTS AND SCIENCES (1.5 credits)
Section Subtitle: Medicine and Life Sciences/Biology
Offered Fall and Spring Semesters! Taught by a DLS faculty member!
Joint Academic Programs Available to Undergraduate Biology Majors at Rutgers:
In the Health Professions:
- The BA/MD Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Program
- The BA/MD Rutgers/New Jersey Medical School Program
- The BA/DMS Rutgers School of Dental Medicine Program
- The BA/MS Rutgers/RBHS Physician Assistant Program
Outside the Health Professions:
- The Rutgers Graduate School of Education - 5 year BA/MS/Teacher Certification Program
- Rutgers Business School - Future Leaders MBA program
- Rutgers School of Public Health BA/Master of Public Health Program
- Rutgers School of Law BA/Juris Doctor Program
Life Science Related Summer Study Abroad Opportunities:
- The Microbiology of Cheese and Wine- France
- Culture and Community Health - Mexico
- Coral Reef Internship- Grand Cayman Island
- Wildlife Health, Ecology, and Conservation- Belize
Summer Research Programs and Internships
- Division of Life Sciences- Summer Undergraduate Research Program
- Division of Life Sciences- Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (DLS-SURF)
- SAS Honors Life Sciences- Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (HLS-SURF)
- Honors College with Johnson & Johnson Women in STEM2D Life Sciences -Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (HCW-SURF)
- Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey MacMillan Cancer Genetics Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (HGI-SURF).
- RWJMS - Summer Undergraduate Research Programs
- Rutgers- NB Aresty Research Program
- National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF-REU) Database
- SUPERS Summer Undergraduate Program for Educating Radiation Scientists
- Dow Agro Sciences Summer Internships
- RIT Summer Internships in Life Sciences
- Association of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Summer Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI)
- Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Summer Undergraduate Research Programs List
- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Summer Scholars Internship
- Columbia University Summer Undergraduate Research Program for Rising Stars (SPURS)
- Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Scholarship Program
- Overlook Summer Internship Program
Employment Opportunity Links
- New Scientist
- Science Magazine
- Ecological Society jobs board
- A jobs board run by Texas A&M for Wildlife and Fisheries Science Jobs
- US Government Jobs
Rutgers Career Services, Programs, and Internships
- Rutgers Career Services
- **Health Related Experiences List from Career Services ***
- For SEBS students, the Student to Professional Internship Network, SPIN
- Here are guidelines for the SPIN internship for Biological Sciences majors.
- Rutgers FIGS Peer Instructors
- Rutgers International Service Learning Programs
- Douglass Project for Women in STEM
Joining a professional society as a student can be a great way to learn more about current work, opportunities, and researchers in a particular field.
- American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
- The Ecological Society of America
- The Genetics Society of America
- The American Institute of Biological Sciences
- New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants
Information About Specific Graduate or Professional Programs
Subscribe to a ListServ to find out about jobs, internships, graduate work, etc.
Please sign up for the ListServ for periodic announcements and information regarding life science grants, jobs, or internships. Use a non-Rutgers email address if you want to continue recieving these emails after graduation.