Job Opportunities

Modified: February 26, 2018

BCG Employment Opportunities

Bridge to BCG applications are due by April 2, 2017. BCG full-time position applications are due by April 2, 2017 (for June-Aug 2017 start dates) or July 23, 2017 (for 2018 start dates)

Modified: December 19, 2017

Faculty Position Openings

Please find a list of faculty position announcements below (scroll down to view all openings). Please follow the links below to find the complete job announcement/description (if available):

Modified: December 13, 2017

Postdoctoral training opportunities at Northwestern

Please find a selection of open postdoctoral fellowship positions at Northwestern on this page, updates are made regularly! Please visit the "Open Northwestern Positions" page to find more information.

Modified: December 8, 2017

IQVIA Info Session January 17 - Healthcare Consulting Opportunity

IQVIA (formerly IMS Health and Quintiles), is a top global data, consulting, technology and analytics firm with 55,000 employees in more than 100 countries. IQVIA will be hosting their first info session at Northwestern on January 17th 2018 to speak about a unique leadership program named the Academy.

Modified: November 14, 2017

Caspar Wistar Fellows Program

The Caspar Wistar Fellows Program will recruit two exceptional postdoctoral fellows as independent investigators, creating a springboard for the Caspar Wistar Fellows to facilitate a subsequent faculty appointment and join the next generation of scientific leaders. One Fellow with a cancer focus will be recruited to join Wistar’s NCI-designated Cancer Center and one Fellow with vaccine/immunology expertise will be recruited to join Wistar’s Vaccine & Immunotherapy Center. Applications will be evaluated by January 29, 2018. Interviews will be held beginning in April 2018.

Modified: November 13, 2017

NIH Intramural Research Job Openings

Check out current openings at the NIH, including tenure-track scientific positions, administrative positions as well as postdoctoral openings!

Modified: October 17, 2017

Program Coordinator Position: HELIX magazine & science communication

The Science and Society Office is recruiting for a Program Coordinator in science communication. Please see this article for more information.

Modified: October 17, 2017

Job Announcement: Program Director, German Academic International Network

GAIN is searching for a Program Director to work in its New York office. Please see this article for more information about the position!

Modified: October 17, 2017

Tech Transfer Job Opportunities

Two coordinator positions at University of Maryland and a manager position at Mount Sanai are open. Check out this article for more information if interested!

Modified: October 17, 2017

Director of Communications and Outreach, Office of the Provost, Emory University

The Office of the Provost at Emory University is hiring for a Director of Communications and Outreach.

Modified: September 29, 2017

Field Application Scientist – Live Cell Imaging

A market leader in imaging and detection platforms for life science and drug discovery research is seeking scientists with expertise in live cell imaging and plate based assays to join their FAS team. This is a fantastic organization with a positive team culture, innovative product line and excellent customer service. The ideal candidate is a Lab Manager, Senior Lab Technician or Postdoc with excellent interpersonal skills, looking for an opportunity to move off the bench into a customer facing role.

Modified: September 27, 2017

Postdoctoral Fellow for Academic Diversity College of Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences at American University is pleased to announce two Postdoctoral Fellowships for Academic Diversity to begin in Fall 2018. These positions are designed to support the development of early-career scholars who show promise of distinguished research careers and who are from sectors of the population historically underrepresented on the professorial faculties of U.S. colleges and universities. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please see the full story for more information.

Modified: September 27, 2017

Interdisciplinary Collaborative Postdoc Opportunity

The call is now open for three postdoctoral fellowship programs at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Modified: September 27, 2017

Imaging Fellowship Opportunity at Harvard University

Harvard University is seeking life and physical scientists with an interest in imaging to develop innovative imaging technologies, lead biological investigations using these technologies, or both, for an exciting position as a John Harvard Distinguished Science Fellow (JHDSF). This is a rare opening for a scientist who has recently completed their PhD to set up a small research group and work as an independent researcher.

Modified: September 6, 2017

Selected NIH Intramural Research and other job openings-September 2017

Six recruitments which were not included in last month’s e-mail are labeled “Newly Advertised”. The NIH is dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse community in its training and employment programs.

Modified: September 6, 2017

Job Opportunity: The Center for Structural Genomics of Infectious Diseases in Chicago

NU postdocs looking to make transition from the bench--The Center for Structural Genomics of Infectious Diseases in Chicago has an immediate opening for Research Project Coordinator/Manager. Expected qualifications is PhD with 2-3 yr post doc with evidence of experience of project management, which can include lab management/organization duties. Must provide evidence of excellent writing skills and people skills. Background in structure biology and/or microbiology is preferred. This is a 100% administrative/ 0% bench position.

Modified: September 5, 2017

Job Opportunity for Postdocs with T-cell immunology, Epigenetics, Genomics Experience

The Ludwig New York Office seeks an Intellectual Property Manager to assist in identifying areas of Ludwig research suitable for patent protection. Working closely with scientists world-wide, members of Ludwig’s Intellectual Property team and outside patent counsel, the successful candidate will take part in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications.

Modified: September 5, 2017

North Carolina State University Postdoc Position

North Carolina State University has a postdoc position available in developing a distance education program in bioproducts/bioeconomy.

Modified: August 22, 2017

Intellectual Property Manager position in NYC (cancer immunology)

The Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research is currently seeking to hire an Intellectual Property Manager. Job ad will be posted here in the next couple of weeks:

Modified: August 9, 2017

Sg2 Associate Consultant – Health Care Strategy

The Associate Consultant will focus on the development of strategic and service line intelligence offerings and advisory for Sg2’s health care clients

Modified: August 9, 2017

Sg2 Analyst – Health Care Utilization Forecasting

The Analyst will be a vital team member for Sg2’s annual Impact of Change forecast and CARE grouper annual update.

Modified: August 9, 2017

Sg2 Consultant – Health Care Strategy

The Consultant will focus on the development of strategic and service line intelligence offerings and advisory for Sg2’s health care clients.

Modified: August 9, 2017

Scientific Workforce Specialist at the University of Buffalo

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute at the University of Buffalo is looking for a Scientific Workforce Specialist! Please see the article for more information.

Modified: July 24, 2017

Teaching Opportunity: Adjunct Professor, Chemistry

The Blitstein Institute of Hebrew Theological College is looking for an enthusiastic and personable adjunct instructor for one section of General Chemistry with lab during Fall 2017. Prefer PhD or ABD, with teaching experience and ability to modify lab experiments.

Modified: July 24, 2017

Job posting - Scientific Officer - International Institute for Nanotechnology/Mirkin Group - Northwestern University

The International Institute for Nanotechnology at Northwestern University is currently seeking applicants for the position of Scientific Officer supporting the IIN and the Mirkin Group

Modified: July 12, 2017

Graduate Career Consultant, Notre Dame

Interested in career services? Review a career services opportunity at Notre Dame!

Modified: June 30, 2017

Northwestern University Career Opportunity: Assistant Director, Recombinant Protein Production Core

TeaserThe Recombinant Protein Production Core (rPPC) at Northwestern University has an opening for an Assistant Director.

Modified: June 21, 2017

UChicagoGRAD GRADTalk Coordinator

UChicagoGRAD is seeking someone with a PhD (or soon to have a PhD) who has excellent oral communication skills. This could be a great position for someone who is looking for a flexible work schedule and has at least a short-term interest in student advising and higher ed administration.

Modified: June 21, 2017

PWC coming to campus this fall

PWC is seeking candidates for full-time positions and internships and will be coming to campus in October.

Modified: June 21, 2017

McKinsey & Company Full-time Associate

McKinsey & Company Full-time Associate Application Deadline is July 17, 2017.

Modified: June 21, 2017

Research Associate, Center for Heart Failure

There is an opening for a full-time research associate within the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute that will facilitate, support and coordinate the research efforts of medical and surgical faculty with the Center for Heart Failure. Specific tasks include monitoring and updating projects, maintaining, querying, and extracting from databases developed and used by our program; assisting investigators with data management and analysis, and supporting the development of research-based manuscripts and presentations for national meetings. This person will play a central role in the development of the Center’s research enterprise.

Modified: June 19, 2017

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Program Coordinator, Native American & Indigenous People

Reporting to the Assistant Provost for Diversity and Inclusion, the Program Coordinator, Native American & Indigenous People plays a key role in the development, implementation, and administration of university-wide Native American and Indigenous Peoples initiatives at Northwestern.

Modified: May 24, 2017

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships

Applications are now being accepted for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF). The application deadline for the 2018-19 fellowship year is November 1, 2017.

Modified: May 11, 2017

Clinical Research Coordinator

This position entails project coordination across the multiple funded studies in the Developmental Mechanisms Program. The position will manage all activities for multiple, inter-related research studies on early childhood psychopathology with particular focus on the W2W and MAPS Studies.

Modified: May 11, 2017

Research Faculty/Assistant Program Director

The Developmental Mechanisms Program is seeking an energetic and highly collaborative developmental scientist with scientific training and expertise in developmentally-sensitive measurement, early childhood disruptive behavior and/or pre-postnatal mechanisms of developmental psychopathology. The candidate should have scientific and management training/experience in longitudinal developmental research and program development.

Modified: May 10, 2017

Scientist Northwell Health

The Center for Bioelectronic Medicine (CBEM) at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, part of Northwell Health, has multiple openings within its laboratories to develop neurotechnology for multiple diseases and conditions. Teams include the neural bypass team, the microfabrication team, the bioelectronics and biosensing team, and the neural decoding and data analytics team.

Modified: May 10, 2017

Bell Laboratories - Analytical Chemist Position

The Analytical Chemist position is open at Bell Laboratories in Madison, WI.

Modified: May 4, 2017

Lasker Clinical Scholars

The NIH Office of Intramural Research is happy to announce the 2017 NIH-Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Si2/R00). The program supports a small number of exceptional clinical researchers in the early stages of their careers, to promote their development to fully independent positions. Deadline to apply is August 25.

Modified: May 3, 2017

Pathways To Science has 167 different postdoc and early career opportunities posted on the site, including postdoctoral fellowships, grants, travel awards, mentoring opportunities, and more. Browse the full list of opportunities here or use the advanced search page to narrow your results.

Modified: April 28, 2017

Announcing the NPA's Career Center!

The National Postdoctoral Association just launched a new career center that is free for job seekers to use! Check out the latest openings!

Modified: April 26, 2017

New Job Opportunity: Intellectual Property Manager at The Ohio State University.

New Job Opportunity: Intellectual Property Manager at The Ohio State University.

Modified: April 26, 2017

Grad Career Development Opportunity

The Binghamton University Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development is looking for a Senior Career Planning and Development Associate who will specialize in working with graduate and international students

Modified: April 26, 2017

Adjunct Position in Microbiology - Trinity Christian College

Trinity Christian College is looking for an adjunct faculty member to teach microbiology in the fall of 2017

Modified: April 13, 2017

Science Careers Virtual Job Fair: Research Opportunities in Germany

Science Careers has teamed up with Research in Germany to offer an exciting job fair focused on career opportunities in Germany. Meet online with representatives of German universities and research and funding organizations to learn about positions for Ph.D. students and postdoctoral researchers, funding opportunities, and studying and research in Germany. Presentations and the job fair will take place on May 4 from 9am-1pm. For more details and to register, visit:

Modified: April 13, 2017

Job Opportunity - Client BioProcesss Development Scientist - III (Senior)

Client BioProcesss Development is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Scientist in the Cell Line Development group to help develop and characterize early and late stage mammalian commercial cell lines to support innovative biological pipeline projects.

Modified: April 6, 2017

Drug Information Association (DIA) Drug Development and Life Sciences Career Fair (June 18-19)

The Drug Information Association (DIA) will be hosting its first ever complimentary Career Fair.

Modified: March 29, 2017

Job Opporunity - Licensing Assistant, University of Tennessee

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) is seeking an entry-level Licensing Assistant for their Knoxville, TN office. Working under the day-to-day supervision of the UTRF Assistant Vice President of Licensing of the Knoxville office and in collaboration with the entire UTRF team, the Licensing Assistant will support the evaluation, protection, marketing, and commercialization efforts of early-stage technologies.

Modified: March 23, 2017

Illinois Institute of Technology - Lecturer positions available

The Chemistry Department at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) seeks candidates for full-time lecturer positions starting August 2017. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in chemistry. Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate level courses especially general chemistry, organic chemistry, or graduate analytical chemistry courses.

Modified: March 22, 2017

Upcoming webinar for the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) training program through NRMN

The NIGMS PRAT Program is a three-year program providing outstanding laboratory research experiences in the NIH Intramural Research Program, access to NIH's extensive resources, mentorship, career development activities and networking. The program places special emphasis on training fellows in all scientific areas supported by NIGMS, including cell biology, biophysics, genetics, developmental biology, pharmacology, physiology, biological chemistry, computational biology, immunology, neuroscience, technology development and bioinformatics. Appointments are made at competitive salary levels, commensurate with experience and recognition of selection for this program.

Modified: March 22, 2017

Postdoctoral opening at Purdue University

The Department of Youth Development & Agricultural Education at Purdue University has a position available for a postdoctoral fellow. Interested individuals should apply by May 1.

Modified: March 20, 2017

Upcoming McKinsey Events

Deciding what to do after you finish your advanced degree? Consider management consulting and McKinsey. McKinsey brings together an outstanding group of colleagues, from a wide variety of backgrounds – from medicine to law, engineering, economics and digital – to help leading organizations tackle their most complex challenges. They have long been a leader in strategic management; the amount of work McKinsey is doing in areas such as data science, software engineering, machine learning, corporate restructuring, and change management is growing rapidly. As their firm evolves, they are looking for more and more people like you – experts in their fields – to join our community.

Modified: March 9, 2017

Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program for Recent PhDs in Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences

ACLS invites applications for the seventh competition of the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows program. This year, the program will place up to 22 recent PhDs from the humanities and humanistic social sciences in two-year term staff positions at partnering organizations in government and the non-profit sector. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these organizations and receive professional mentoring. Fellows receive a stipend of $67,500 per year, with individual health insurance and up to $3000 to be used toward professional development activities. For more information and to apply, visit the ACLS website. Please note: eligibilty requirements include US citizenship or permanent resident status, PhD in the humanities or humanistic social sciences conferred between September 1, 2013 and June 18, 2017. Applications are due by March 22 at 7pm CT.

Modified: March 9, 2017

ClearView Healthcare Partners - Consultant Position Openings

ClearView Healthcare Partners will be accepting applications for the entry level Life Sciences Strategy Consultant position until 10:59 pm CT on March 19. If selected, candidates will be invited to interview in March/April of 2017. The ClearView Life Sciences Strategy Consultant position will begin in summer or fall of 2017.

Modified: March 8, 2017

Visiting Professor in Biology - Ripon College

The Department of Biology at Ripon College invites applications for a one-year, full-time Visiting Professor position in biology. The successful candidate will be expected to teach an introductory biology course and labs, an introductory course in environmental studies, and an upper-level course in the candidate’s area and/or the needs of the department. Candidates with interests in sustainability are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will have a completed Ph. D. before the position starts in August 2017.

Modified: February 22, 2017

The Boston Consulting Group | 2017 Bridge to BCG and Full Time Opportunities

The Boston Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm and the world's leading advisor on business strategy. BCG partners with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. There will be an information session on Thursday, March 9th at 5:30pm CST for Northwestern University and University of Chicago MD, JD, PhD and Postdocs interested in opportunities at BCG. This session will cover both full-time career opportunities and our three day Bridge to BCG summer program. This event will take place at the BCG Chicago Office (300 N. LaSalle St, 46th floor). Please use the following link to RSVP: More information for the Bridge to BCG program and full-time positions is below. To learn more about consulting-related professional development opportunities, join Northwestern’s ADCA.

Modified: February 15, 2017

Manager of Data Analytics, Procured Health (Chicago, IL)

The Manager of Data Analytics is responsible for driving actionable insights from a diverse collection of data assets specific to Procured Health’s new Pharmacy Solution. He/She will be instrumental to the transformation, analysis, and modeling of procedural, clinical, and financial data, which will serve as a foundation for analytics specific to the company’s emerging Pharmacy Solutions.

Modified: February 10, 2017

Open Position: Assistant Director of Professional Psychology Programs, American Psychological Association

The American Psychological Association (APA) is seeking an Assistant Director of Professional Psychology Programs to support programs and initiatives to enhance the quality of graduate and postgraduate education and training in professional psychology.

Modified: February 10, 2017

Open Position: Director of Graduate Diversity and Outreach at UCSF

The Graduate Division at Univeristy of California-San Francisco (UCSF) is recruiting for a new Director of Diversity and Outreach.

Modified: February 9, 2017

From Science to Pharma – Learn about MSLs

Medical Science Liaisons are the scientific and clinical expert in a specific drug and disease area and work with the top clinicians and clinical researchers in the field to bring innovative new drugs to the market and further establish the current drugs. If you would like to get a better understanding of the MSL job and why Ph.D.s are in such high demand, read a recent Nature interview on “The changing landscape of pharma: a new route for PhDs?” with the MSL training company “from SCIENCE to PHARMA.” You can also visit the “from SCIENCE to PHARMA” website OR sign up to the free, live MSL Q&A webinar (held on the February 17th and 18th) that will give more information about MSL careers, salaries and benefits.

Modified: February 8, 2017

Newberry Mellon Major Projects Fellow

The Newberry Library is searching for a postdoctoral scholar to participate in the planning and preparation for a major scholarly initiative framed to respond to the question What is the Midwest? The initiative will include gallery and online exhibitions, additional digital resources, and programs for scholars, students, and the public. This project will draw upon the Newberry collection for a multidisciplinary exploration the past, present, and future of the American Midwest in economic, geographic, and cultural terms. This is a full-time position for one year (September 5, 2017 to August 30, 2018) with the possibility of an extension for a second year.

Modified: February 2, 2017

Job Opening for a Project Associate at Sg2

Sg2, a Vizient company, provides analytics-based health care expertise to help hospitals and health systems integrate, prioritize and drive growth and performance across the continuum of care. Since Sg2’s formation over a decade ago, our team has had a singular focus—to help guide the transformation of health care.

Modified: February 2, 2017

Technology Commercialization Specialist - Physical Sciences, Cornell University

The Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell University, has an opening for Technology Commercialization Specialist for the physical sciences. The main focus for this position is in marketing of physical sciences technologies together with Technology Licensing Officers at Cornell’s main campus in Ithaca/NY.

Modified: February 2, 2017

Administrative Position openings

Check out new postings for academic adminstrative positions!

Modified: February 2, 2017

ReD Associates Consultant Training Program

Calling social sciences and humanities postdocs and PhD students: ReD Associates, a strategy consulting firm, is currently accepting applications for the entry-level consultant training program. Please see the Call for Applicants document in the full news story for more information about the program Applications will be accepted through the end of February for positions available in New York, NY and Copenhagen, Denmark.

Modified: January 20, 2017

Interested in a postdoc in France?

A postdoctoral position is available at the new research group of Francesca Giordano at the Institut de Biologie Integrative de la Cellule (CNRS and Paris Sud University). The position is financed by the ATIP-Avenir program for 2 years and will start between March and June 2017.

Modified: January 18, 2017

Michigan State University Technologies Manager position opening

The MSU Innovation Center is an initiative partnering Michigan State University Technologies (MSUT) with Spartan Innovations, which launches start-ups based on MSU Technology and Business-CONNECT, the university’s corporate engagement office.

Modified: January 12, 2017

Science-Metrix Science & Technology Evaluator opening (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

Science-Metrix is an independent research evaluation firm specializing in the assessment of science and technology (S&T) organizations and activities. Science-Metrix is looking to recruit people with at least a master’s degree in the natural, health or social sciences, and who have a strong interest and experience in quantitative and/or in qualitative research methods. Candidates should be able to work fluently in English and in French. This position is full-time and based in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Modified: January 4, 2017

Selected NIH Intramural Research and Other Job Openings - January 2017

Review selected postings from the NIH Intramural Research Program. The NIH is dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse community in its training and employment programs. Please review the application deadlines carefully for each position.