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.

Studying Humanities Teaches You How to Get a Job

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Extra, extra, read all about it: The skills you learn in the humanities are exactly the skills you use in a job search. These skills are specific to the task of getting hired, and can be distinct from the skills …

By Carrye Simmons
Carrye Simmons Peer Coach Carrye Simmons
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Pathways: How a STEM PhD Works Outside of Academia

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True or False: Getting your PhD only prepares you to work in academia. (Hint: The answer begins with an F)

If you are thinking about or currently pursuing a PhD, you may have at one point believed this to be …

By Aaron Brutkiewicz
Aaron Brutkiewicz Graduate Intern & Career Coach Aaron Brutkiewicz
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Student Spotlight: Julie Mathias – ICAN at IU

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Julie Mathias is a senior at Indiana University who is majoring in Neuroscience & Animal Behavior along with minors in Psychology, Biology, and Human Development. She is the Co-Founder and Co-President of the new student organization, ICAN Service Dogs at …

By Julia Zhu
Julia Zhu Undergraduate Intern Julia Zhu
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You Can’t Spell Winter Career + Internship Fair Without “WIN”

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Why point out that nifty fact?! Because The Walter Center has  resources to help you to WIN at this year’s Winter Career + Internship Fair.  With these resources, every interaction with an employer will be a slam dunk!  To make it …

By Kaitlynn Cull
Kaitlynn Cull Peer Coach Kaitlynn Cull
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Stop Missing Out on The Hidden Job (and Internship) Market

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Did you know?  The jobs and internships you want are playing hide and seek with you – that’s right, I bet you didn’t even know you were playing hide and seek!  Something like 80% of available job and internship opportunities …

By Kaitlynn Cull
Kaitlynn Cull Peer Coach Kaitlynn Cull
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