The Career Field Resource pages describe the more common fields that employ scientists with advanced training, with a short list of websites which will help you understand the field. Each section has:

  • at least one or two articles to provide an overview of the field or career paths;
  • resources specific to Berkeley (access to opportunities you can pursue while a student or postdoc);
  • more general sources of information including professional associations, sites with industry news and career advice, and fellowship/job listings. 

Science Communication

Science communications is a broad field, and has overlap with fields such as science education or science advocacy.  The resources below focus on medical or technical writing, editing, publishing and journalism.

Berkeley Resources

General Resources