Are pharmaceutical/biotech positions the only science jobs left?
I am a highly trained environmental chemist with 4 years lab experience, and I am always eager to alter my profile and acquire new skills. My open-mindedness has not done me any favours. For almost a year I have trawled the web for UK science jobs, but they are almost exclusively pharmaceutical and biotechnology positions. These employers make it clear that non-pharmaceutical graduates can go get lost, and No-Way-Jose do they want someone who hasn't used something called HPLC. Why, why, oh WHY have these jobs seemingly wiped all other science jobs off the UK market?
Asked By: Dr M Sutherland - 2/10/2009
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Have you looked at the advertisements in the New Scientist... More
Answered By: Atalanta - 2/10/2009
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Really? I find that surprising! Im in Australia, almost finished my PhD in biochemistry (loads of proteomics experience) and there are jobs a plenty... More
Answered By: lauren.thurgood - 2/10/2009
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