Biology - Careers and Alumni

Life Science Careers

  • Agriculture & Food Science
  • Animal Behavior
  • Animal Health
  • Bioacoustics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Botanist
  • College/University Faculty
  • Conservationist
  • Entomologist
  • Fish & Game Warden
  • Food Scientist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Forester
  • Geneticist
  • Horticulturist
  • Industrial Laboratories
  • Marine Biology & Oceanography
  • Microbiologist Museums
  • National Park Service
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Paleontologist
  • Toxicologist
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Water Conservation/Quality
  • Wildlife Rehabilitation
  • Zoo and Aquarium Jobs

Health Care & Medical Professions

  • Anesthesiologist
  • Chiropractor
  • Dentist
  • Genetics
  • Counseling
  • Medical Research
  • Naturopathic Physician
  • Optometrist
  • Orthodontics
  • Osteopathy
  • Pediatrician
  • Pharmacist
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician
  • Physician’s Assistant
  • Podiatrics
  • Surgeon
  • Toxicologist

Professional alumni ready and willing to engage current or prospective BC students

NameBC DegreePost BC/CareerContact
Dr. Jill AhlersBiology (2003)Univ. of Lousiville School of Dentistry / Dentistcontact
Dr. Zac CusumanoBiology (2003)Washington University in St. Louis/ Postdoctoral Researcher (microbiology, genetics, biochemistry)contact
Michael GodinBiology (2013)University of Alaska Fairbanks/ Graduate student (fisheries)contact
Carissa GregoryBiology/Secondary Education (2012)Biology teacher and soccer coach, Piper High Schoolcontact
Dr. Larissa Hilger KozenyBiology (2004)St. Louis University/ Doctor of Physical Therapycontact
Erika KrausBiology (2005)Michigan State University/Graduate student (forestry)contact
Dr. Rachel McCortBiology (2010)Rockhurst University/ Doctor of Physical Therapycontact
Dr. Melinda PregontBiology (2009)Cleveland Chiropractice College/ Chiropractorcontact
Dr. Molly ReynoldsBiology (2005)UMKC Dental School/ Dentistcontact
Dr. Tiffany RogersBiology (2003)Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences School of Osteopathic Medicine/Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecologycontact
Amy VogrinBiology (2013)Kansas State University/ Vet. Medine studentcontact
John D. Weitlich, MDBiology (2011) PGY1--Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of Missouri-Columbiacontact
Allison (Varilek) WildBiology (2008)Creighton University, College of Nursing/ RN/BSNcontact
Dr. Trevor WildBiology (2008)College of Medicine, University of Iowa/Urologic Surgery Residentcontact
Gabrielle CallananBiology / Chemistry (2012)University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine, Vet. Med. Studentcontact
Jenna PratherBiology (2013)Cerner (Medical IT Software)/Team Leadcontact
Joseph Hahn Research Associate , Syngenta Seeds Inc. Graduate Student, Department of Plant Pathology, Kansas State Universitycontact
Dr. Joe Cernich Pediatric endocrinologist, Children's Mercy Hospitalcontact
Lauren BickfordBiology (2015)Boston University / Graduate Student in Nutrition/Dieteticscontact
Isaac FisherBiology (2015)Iowa State University / Vet Med. Studentcontact

Biology-Related Job Sites

Association of Zoos and Aquariums (http://www.aza.org/joblistings/)

Best of the Web Science Employment (http://botw.org/top/Science/Employment/Career_Search/)

BioCareers (http://biocareers.com/)

Biology Jobs (http://biologyjobs.com)

Career Center – Am. Soc. of Agronomy, Soil Science Soc. of Am., Crop Science Soc. of Am. (https://www.careerplacement.org/)

Environmental Jobs & Careers (http://www.ecoemploy.com/)

Nature Conservancy (http://www.nature.org/about-us/careers/index.htm)

Nature Jobs (http://www.nature.com/naturejobs/science/)

Orion Grassroots Network (http://jobs.oriongrassroots.org/)

Science Careers (http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/for_employers)

Sustainable Food Jobs (http://sustainablefoodjobs.wordpress.com/)

Texas A&M Job Board (http://wfscjobs.tamu.edu/job-board/)

Health, Medicine & Pharmaceutical Job Sites

Advance for Healthcare Careers (http://www.advanceweb.com/jobs/healthcare/index.html)

Bioscience and Medicine Positions (http://hum-molgen.org/positions/index.html)

Health Career Center (http://www.healthcareercenter.org/)

Health Career Web (http://www.healthcareerweb.com/)

Hire Health (http://www.biospace.com/)

Medical Jobs (http://www.medicaljobs.org/)

Medzilla (http://www.medzilla.com/)

Pharmacy Staffing (http://www.healthprogroup.com/pharmacyjobs.html)