Career Services

Career fair at Uw-MadisonChemistry Career Services facilitates on- and off-campus recruitment for undergraduate and graduate chemistry students. A variety of industrial chemistry companies work with us each year to identify and recruit talented students. Career Services also provides an avenue for chemistry-related companies to publicize job openings through our online recruitment tool, Handshake.

For more information about Chemistry Career Services, please contact Dr. Arrietta Clauss.

For Undergraduate Chemistry Majors

We coordinate on-campus interviews for undergraduate chemistry majors and help direct undergraduates to campus career resources. View the calendar for upcoming events and on-campus interview opportunities or see the latest job listingsresearch/internship opportunities and student hourly positions. 

For Graduate Students

In addition to providing on-campus interview opportunities and allowing companies an opportunity to publish job openings, we also coordinate and publicize on-campus career and job-related skill workshops. View the calendar for upcoming events and on-campus interview opportunities.

Campus Career Resources

For more information on career advising, information sessions, interview strategies and career workshops visit SuccessWorks at the College of Letters & Science. 

The College of Engineering Career Services website also offers interview questions, resume examples, and information on how to prepare for your job search. 

The Graduate School places a strong emphasis on professional development.  Visit their website for information about Discover PD, Individual Development Plans (IDP), Versatile PhD, and professional development seminars and workshops.

The Office of Postdoctoral Studies runs career workshops that are open to postdocs and graduate students.

UW-Madison's Handshake connects current undergraduate and graduate students and recent graduates with employers. Through Handshake, you can find internships, full-time employment opportunities, learn about prospective employers, and sign up for information sessions and campus interviews.