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Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, & Bioinformatics (MB3)

What can I do with this Discipline/major?

Common Career Titles for Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, and Bioinformatics (MB3) from the Occupational Outlook Handbook:
Biochemists and Biophysicists
Biological Technicians
Biomedical Engineers
Chemical Technicians
Chemists and Material Scientists
Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
Computer and Information Research Scientists
Environmental Scientists and Specialists
High School Teachers
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
Microbiologists
Natural Science Managers
Postsecondary Teachers
Quality Control Inspectors
Technical Writers
Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists


Other Job Titles:
Agricultural Chemist
Animal Scientist
Aqua Culturist
Bioinformatician
Bioinformatics Analyst
Biometrician
Biostatistician
Computational Biologist
Computational Chemist
Computational Research Analyst
Consumer Safety Officer
Food and Drug Inspector
Food Chemist
Food Scientist
Lab Technician
Organic Chemist
Patent Agent
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
Soil Chemist
Toxicologist
Water Chemist

Additional Resources - Careers in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, and Bioinformatics (MB3)

Vault Downloadable Guides

  • Vault Guide to Biotech
  • Vault Guide to Environmental Careers
  • Vault Guide to Pharmaceutical Sales and Marketing

Follow these instructions to download the guides listed above:

  1. Log in to Vault.com (The first time you log in, you will need to follow the "New to Vault?" instructions. You must use your TU email address to create an account.)
  2. Click on the "Guides" tab on the far right
  3. Click on "Browse Guides (A to Z)" and click through the list to find the title you want.
  4. Click the "View Guide"" button to access the guide

Internships and Research Opportunities

Getting applied experience in your field is critical. The following resources will allow you to learn more about your department’s opportunities and process, as well introduce you to other major-specific internship posting resources.

TU Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, and Bioinformatics (MB3) Department Internship Coordinator: Dr. Larry Wimmers

Research/Internship Opportunities:

Careers and Jobs

The resources below are a starting point for your job search. In addition to making use of the Internet to do research, we encourage you to talk to people in the fields you are interested in (don’t forget to use TU’s Career Mentor Database) to learn more about specific opportunities and organizations.

Sample Resumes

The sample resumes are provided for your information. We encourage you to look at the resume sample for your major in addition to the other samples that are included in our resume sample database.

Professional Associations

 

 

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The Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Bioinformatics (MB3) Program

Academic Advising

Study Abroad

Career Mentor Database

Related Student Groups



Related resources: biochemistry book cover


Learn more about careers in molecular biology, biochem, & bioinfo by visiting the career resource library.



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