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The Department of Chemistry has built a strong network to support our students’ career development by establishing relationships with potential employers and offering career counseling through faculty mentoring. The department has a very active undergraduate research program, teaches courses for chemistry career planning and service outreach, and also offers the opportunity for undergraduates to teach. Students are also encouraged to explore careers by volunteering, joining professional organizations, and studying abroad.

The Department of Chemistry also offers a variety of employment opportunities such as academics, scientist positions, laboratory technicians, administrative and information technology support, purchasing, technical services (machinists, electronics, glass blowers), student and teaching services, and much more.

If you are interested in working as an Undergraduate Lab Prep Assistant for the Undergrad Teaching labs, please download an application below.  Fill out the application and return it to James Clark ( in Chemistry C131.  We usually consider new hires 3 or 4 weeks before the beginning of a semester.

CLPA Application Download