Career Advice for Science students

Science M@tters

For alumni looking to be involved and connected with our Science Students, please email sciencematters@mun.ca.


 Workshops for Science Students

ScienceM@tters holds reoccurring Career Development Workshops  located in various boardrooms within science departments. Below is the schedule which is updated each semester. Be sure to check back for future sessions! More updates to come.

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 Career Networking Event for Computer Science and Math Majors

On Nov. 29, 2017 science students and graduates will have an opportunity to pitch their skills and experiences to industry professionals from various companies that hire for science backgounds. During the event, groups of students andgrads will be matched up with  participating industry professionals at tables. The industry professionals will move to another table approximately every seven minutes until everyone has been acquainted. 

Note: Although this Science Career Networking event is focused on Computer Science and Math, many of the companies attending hire for various science backgrounds. Therefore, students and graduates from different disciplines are welcome to attend!

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 Science Career Talks

On Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 there will be a Biochemistry Career Talk for science students and graduates where biochemistry alumni will talk about the career path they have pursued and how they have navigated their job search using their academic backgrounds. Since many jobs are not publicly advertised, networking often plays a major role in how students and graduates find jobs and a career that fits their interests and values.

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 Science Career Consultations

All science students and graduates are welcome to book a career planning consultation with Kristen Roberts, Science Career Development Coordinator for the Faculty of Science. These appointments can help students develop career goals and learn more about where their Science degree can take them. Other appointments include resume critiques, mock interviews, and job search consultations. Appointments are booked through the My MUNLife portal in my.mun.ca

Contact

Faculty of Science

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca