Science, Engineering & Sustainability

Do you love to solve complex problems and investigate the world around you?
Are you happiest in the lab or doing research in the field?
Do you get excited about finding solutions to address climate change and preserve biodiversity?
Do you have a favorite subatomic particle?

Science, Engineering & Sustainability prepares Grinnellians for careers in scientific research, ecology and conservation, biomedical engineering, clean energy development, cognitive science, and more.

SES drop-in hours at the CLS: Tuesdays, 2 – 4:30 pm

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Find Opportunities in Science, Engineering & Sustainability

Explore jobs, internships, and research opportunities

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Summer Research

Focus your interests and build skills and knowledge with summer research

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Scientific Associations

Every academic discipline has an associated professional association–sometimes several–which are a great source for networking and learning more about your field.

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Show Your Résumé Some MUCH NEEDED LOVE

When’s the last time you showed your résumé some love?

Take some time to refine your premier document for your job applications to woo your potential employers—just like Cupid could!

It’s time to start thinking about creating a résumé that …

By Sasha Grigorovich
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A Day in the Life as a Mechanical Test Engineer

Alysa is a Mechanical Test Engineer with Northrop Grumman, one of the leading aerospace manufacturers in the world. As a test engineer, her main responsibility is to test the electrical systems of her assigned projects, specializing in space satellites.

Want …

By Sarah Barks
Sarah Barks Senior Director, STEM Career Communities & Analytics
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A Career at 3M Company

Daniel is a Product Development Specialist at 3M Company. Working in the abrasives division, Daniel works with his team to develop products for use on everything from cleaning battleships to sanding projects at home. He explains the entire production process …

By Sarah Barks
Sarah Barks Senior Director, STEM Career Communities & Analytics
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  • Research Assistant Grinnell College

Firsthand Vault Guides

Vault Guide to Aerospace Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Alternative Energy Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Mathematics and Physics Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Architecture Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Food and Beverage Production Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

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