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Employment opportunities

Here you will find a collection of employment opportunities both within and outside the College of Biological Sciences.

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant Position in BTL

The Department of Biology Teaching and Learning has approximately 15 open positions of Undergraduate Teaching Assistant for Biology 1001,1003 or 1009 in the Fall 2018 semester.  The essential qualifications for these positions are advanced undergraduate standing (junior or senior carrying at least six credits) and completion of at least Biol 1951/1961 (or equivalent).  Successful candidates typically have more experience in biology through additional coursework, jobs, or research.

St. Louis County Invasive Species Internship

The Sea Grant Program is currently accepting applications for its summer 2018 St. Louis County Invasive Species Internship based in Duluth, MN. 

To apply for the The St. Louis County Invasive Species internship, follow these steps:

On Campus Interviews with Emergency Care Consultants

Emergency Care Consultants (ECC) is performing on campus interviews at MCB 3-104 on Thursday, March 8 for their full-time and part-time paid scribe positions with varying interview time slots from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

Itasca 2018 Summer Student Employee Position

Itasca Biological Station and Laboratories is seeking a Summer Student Employee for Summer 2018. (Beginning no later than May 20 and departing no earlier than August 25, 2018.)

Hours will vary and will generally range from 25 – 40 hours per week, and also requires the ability to work weekends and evenings.

Getting Down to Business

With biology-based solutions moving into the foreground, cross-sector collaborations between industry and academia present a unique opportunity to drive innovation and train students.

Fernando Bazan

Two tenure-track positions in the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology

Are you a creative investigator who excels at working collaboratively and pushing disciplinary boundaries in plant sciences?


Then we want to hear from you. The College of Biological Sciences (CBS) at the University of Minnesota (UMN) is hiring two tenure-track assistant professor or associate professors in the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology.  New technologies and approaches provide unprecedented opportunities to link fundamental properties of plants at the molecular, cellular or tissue levels to phenotype.

Job Opportunity with Elite Medical Scribes

Elite Medical Scribes gives you the opportunity to gain clinical experience while building close relationships with Medical providers in clinic or hospital settings in over 27 states. You will be paired with a Physician or Physician Assistant, and see every Patient interaction while building the Electronic Medical Records, and performing other various tasks.

Apply to be a CBS Ambassador for 2017-18

Apply to work as a CBS Ambassador for the 2017-18 academic year! CBS Ambassadors work as a team to support the College of Biological Sciences by promoting CBS and the University of Minnesota to perspective students and their families, current students, alumni, and the surrounding community. CBS Ambassadors will participate in student outreach initiatives, on-campus recruitment events, and first-year transition programming.