Your Careers Adviser

The careers adviser with responsibility for your degree is:

Ellen Gibson

Featured Job Sites

The Royal Society of Biology  - Careers website for the Royal Society of Biology, including the Life Science Jobs Board
The Biomedical Science Career Network - Vacancies and advice

Get Reskilled - online vacancy website for the pharmaceutical industry in the UK
The Microbiology Society  - Training and career opportunities for Microbiologists
Jobs in Science
Knowledge Transfer Partnership – opportunities to work in industry and academia
Life Sciences Scotland - Jobs available with academic and commercial employers in Scotland
Science Careers – overseas jobs in science and technology
New Scientist Jobs  - UK and worldwide opportunities
Talent Scotland (Science)  - Key information about the science sector and science jobs in Scotland
Science parks  - information about science parks in the UK and jobs in the science sector
West of Scotland Science Park  information about the West of Scotland science park based in Glasgow
Edinburgh’s science triangle   information about Edinburgh’s science park
Civil Service Jobs
FE Jobs (Further Education and College jobs)
Jobs ac.uk (Universities)
NHS Scotland
Career scene – biomedical science jobs
STEM graduates – jobs and information for science, technology, and engineering graduates
The Wise Campaign - a campaign to promote women into STEM related careers. The website also includes jobs in the sector

Yourfoodjobs.com - a web portal for top food & drink talent, includes food science and technologist roles throughout the UK and abroad.

Scientific Recruitment Agencies
Kelly Scientific - global scientific jobs
Reed Scientific – national recruitment agency for science jobs
Matchtech - scientific recruitment agency

Graduate Destinations

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What Do Graduates Do?

Professional Bodies

The Royal Society of Biology – professional body for bio scientists
Institute of Biomedical Science  - professional body for biomedical scientists
The British Pharmacological Society – professional body for pharmacologists
The Institute of Food Science and Technology – professional body for food scientists
The Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine
The Biochemical Society