This cluster includes careers in biology, chemistry, ecology, earth science/geosciences, environment, global health, medicine, mental health, pharmaceuticals, physics, public health and research. Find jobs and internships in this cluster on Handshake!
Recruiting timelines within this cluster vary significantly depending on the type of position you are seeking and the size of the organization. Some firms hire on an as-needed basis and therefore do not interview on campus, while others are more active in the on-campus recruiting process.
Whether you are interested in smaller or larger firms, to ensure you do not miss out on any opportunities to connect with an employer or job application deadlines, check Handshake for job and internship postings and networking events. Develop a list of target companies and routinely visit their websites for job posting and other opportunities.
Networking is a critical component in successfully securing a job or internship in the industries that fall within Health & Sciences. Connect regularly with classmates, professors, alumni and personal contacts to develop relationships with individuals who work in these industries. Throughout your time at Rice take advantage of the fact that Rice is located just steps away from the largest medical center in the world!