Bio Careers Adds 9 Universities, Reaching 40 Members

Bio Careers Adds 9 Universities, Reaching 40 Members
01/10/2012

Santa Cruz, Calif.—Nine prominent science institutions have joined Bio Careers,the nation’s leading online job board and careers site for graduate level lifescience professionals. In total, Bio Careers now has 40 institutional members, allamong the top graduate programs in the life sciences.

Brandeis, Florida State, Gladstone Institute, Purdue, Stony Brook, Louisville,Rochester, University of Texas Medical Branch, and Virginia Commonwealthare now members of the job board, joining other major life science traininginstitutions.

The job board, www.biocareers.com, is only for postgraduates in the life sciences.While there are hundreds of life science career sites on the Internet, Bio Careersis the only one that serves postgraduates life scientists exclusively.

Bio Careers’ institution consortium also includes Brown, Caltech, Cedars Sinai,City of Hope, Columbia, Emory, Georgetown, M.D. Anderson, MountSinai, National Institutes of Health (5 Institutes), Scripps Institute, Stanford, UCLA, University of Colorado Denver, University of Massachusetts Medical School, University of Miami, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill,University of Pennsylvania, University of Washington and others.

Bio Careers is constructed for Ph.D.s, M.D.s and other graduate scientists whoare looking for efficient ways to manage their careers. From industry articlesand assessment tools to relevant job postings and online job fairs, Bio Careersis a comprehensive career resource center, free to scientists affiliated with itsinstitutional members. Jobseekers have access to opportunities includingacademia, biopharmaceutical and government as well as vertical markets likeconsulting, public health and science policy.

Bio Careers addresses the needs of employers seeking top graduate level lifescientists. The site is open only to scientists with affiliations with the top 25% oftraining institutions. In fact, 75% of Bio Careers’ candidates are alumni. Otherjob boards include applicants from a host of fields and education levels, requiringemployers to sort through stacks of resumes that are not targeted to their needs.Bio Careers Virtual Job Summit and Confidential Resume Bank are designed tomeet the needs of employers seeking top passive candidates.

Bio Careers
Established in 2006, Bio Careers gives employers a time-saving, cost-effectiveway to recruit the nation’s leading life scientists. It is the only online career
service that caters exclusively to Postgraduates and MDs, and it is the only suchservice that directly assists training institutions.

Media Contact: Marina Enachi, Marketing DirectorDirect Phone: (877) 862-4656, Ext. 116Direct Email: marina@biocareers.com