Health & Science Industry Week

April 16, 2018, 12:00 AM to April 18, 2018, 12:00 PM
All over campus

Spend (nearly) a week exploring careers health and/or science! Talk to people who have been there, explore opportunities, meet employers, and go behind the scenes to find out what it takes to work in these fast-growing fields! Get the details below, or learn more at


Next Steps in Healthcare and Science
Monday, April 16, 5:30 to 7 pm Fenwick Library, Room 1014 B
Talk to professionals working in health and science about how they’ve applied the skills they learned in class to the work they do now. Panelists will share insights on entry-level opportunities as well as career options outside of academia for graduate students. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more and network with your peers! 

Health and Science Practice Interview Day
Tuesday, April 17, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm SUB I, 3400
Prepare to meet with recruiters at the Health and Science Career Fair by polishing your interview skills! Meet one-on-one with a health or science employer for a 30-minute mock interview followed by constructive feedback. Past employers included Pediatric Specialists of Virginia/Children’s National, ATCC, and Integrity Management Services. Register today by selecting “Campus Interviews I Qualify For” in HireMason.

American Chemical Society on Campus 
Tuesday, April 17, 2 to 6 pm Fenwick Library, Main Reading Room (2001) 
ACS on Campus, the American Chemical Society’s premier outreach program, will present a half-day event on communication, publishing, and career paths! Get tips and tools for publishing your research from ACS editors and local professionals, and stay for the exciting career panel on jobs beyond the bench. There will be plenty of time to network and make lasting connections. 
Register now:

Health and Science Career Fair 
Wednesday, April 18, 11 am to 2 pm HUB Ballroom
Network with 30+ employers in the health and science industries with a wide range of recruiting needs including volunteer, internship, part-time, and full-time opportunities. Students interested in research and development, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, public health, nursing, health administration, conservation and various other related careers should attend. See the list of employers here:

Bonus Event: Site Visit 
Monday, April 23, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Sign up now to visit the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to see what the health and science industries looks like from the inside out! Space is limited, so act quickly! A $10 fully-refundable deposit is required. Register today

presented in partnership with the College of Health and Human Services and the College of Science at George Mason University