Exploring Careers in Biosciences Networking Night

Exploring Careers in the Biosciences

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 6 pm to 7:30 pm, Second Floor Ballroom - Iowa Memorial Union

*Business casual attire suggested. Light appetizers and beverages provided.

*Evening Agenda:

  • 5:45-6 pm: Check-in (Second Floor Ballroom lobby, IMU)
  • 6 - 6:30 pm: Welcome & Keynote Speaker: Sue MacIntosh, UI Alumna
  • 6:30 pm: Employer Introductions
  • 6:30- 7:30 pm: Networking 


  • Students will Explore + Connect with:
    • Biosciences companies
    • Internship/full-time positions
    • Graduate and service programs  
    • Research and volunteer opportunities
  • Students do not need to register in advance for this event.
  • Attend a Networking Prep Session
    Read more about Networking
    How do I network?  What do I say to employers?  If you’re planning to attend the Exploring Careers in Biosciences networking event, you might have several questions on what to do and what to say. Attend the prep session prior to the event: Thursday, Sept. 13, 5:30 - 6 pm (check-in at the second floor ballroom lobby)
  • Update Your Resume and talk with a Peer or a Career Advisor - our walk-in hours are M-F, 10 am -3 pm, C310 Pomerantz Center (when classes are in session)
  • Employer Participants - coming soon
  • Bring copies of your resume and Dress for Success!



  • Register Here - coming soon
    When you register, please use Chrome or Firefox if possible. Internet Explorer must be version 11. If you cannot upgrade to version 11, please call Joanna at 319-353-2816 to register.
  • Employers and organizations will connect with undergraduates representing the Biosciences (including students majoring in Biology, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Earth & Environmental Science, Health & Human Physiology, and Microbiology).
  • Employer Participants - coming soon
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Questions? Email Joanna Halsch

This event is sponsored by:

  • University of Iowa Pomerantz Career Center

  • Department of Biology