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Biology So after a B.Sc in Cell biology

  1. Jun 15, 2009 #1
    Hey guys,

    I am trying to find what type of hospital jobs are suitable for a person who will have a B.Sc in cell microbiology. There are jobs (some have been stated many times in this forum) such as doctor, pharmacist, etc, but are there more? I know that a B.Sc will not get me much in a hospital setting and upgrading/ further studies will be needed. I've tried google, but the results end up to be research type jobs...
    Thanks
    DoubleMint
     
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  3. Jun 15, 2009 #2

    Andy Resnick

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    Lab technician/"research assistant".
     
  4. Jun 16, 2009 #3

    Moonbear

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    With your degree in microbiology, I'd agree with Andy that your closest fit would be as a technician in the pathology department, spending a lot of time culturing bugs for diagnosis.

    If you're willing to work outside of a hospital setting, you might be able to find more interesting jobs in industry. Microbiology isn't an area that's going to give you any reasons to have patient contact in a hospital, if that's why you're interested in that environment.
     
  5. Jun 16, 2009 #4
    Thanks for the response Andy. I am just researching all the options I can do with my degree. Moonbear, what kind of other more interesting jobs are you talking about? Can you please talk more about it?:smile:
     
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