Science + Research

ARE YOU A CURIOUS PERSON WHO LOVES TO INVESTIGATE AND DISCOVER NEW KNOWLEDGE? Do you have an interest in contributing to our understanding of the environment, human health, and disease, technology, government systems, or social issues, to name a few?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You are fascinated by the processes scientists use to understand the world.
  • You are passionate about a topic and want to understand it on a deeper level.
  • You are inspired to keep working, keep seeking, and not give up when you faced with a challenge.
  • You enjoy using systematic or formal methods to investigate questions.
  • You often take a creative approach to problem-solving.

Explore the Science + Research career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Junior Animal Behavior Major Kristina Smrekar Cares for California’s wildlife

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As an intern for the Suisun Marsh Natural History Association, junior Kristina Smrekar fed, administered oral medication, cleaned enclosures and completed medical charts for native California Wildlife. Suisun is a non-profit volunteer organization, dedicated to the rescue of native California wildlife …

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Q+A with Amanda Wollenweber, Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden intern

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Senior animal behavior major Amanda Wollenweber was a primate intern for the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden.

What were your primary duties?
As a primate intern, my primary duties were cleaning enclosures and prepping diets. All four primate interns completed …

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Junior Ethan Mickelson reverse engineers complex liposomal drug platform

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With a double major in Biochemistry and Biotechnology, junior was able to excel in his internship at Exelead Biopharma as a process development intern.

His role involved reverse engineering a complex liposomal drug platform. Along the way, he authored official …

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Start the New School Year Right by Visiting the Walter Center

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Hey there! 👋 We just want to drop a quick note about all the exciting things that are happening at the Walter Center this semester. If you didn’t already know, the Walter Center is the career office for the College of …

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Neuroscience Major Caleb King Devoted to Improving Healthcare for Native People

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Caleb King grew up in Alaska, where 50 percent of the United States’ federally recognized Native American tribes reside. Now at Indiana University Bloomington, King is one of only about 50 native students on campus.

But being part of a …

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