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Science Careers Outside the Lab

Science Careers Outside the Lab

Not all scientists wear white coats!

There are many careers open to science graduates who would prefer to use their science knowledge and skills outside of a lab setting. Opportunities exist across the public, private and voluntary sectors - from business, health and communications, to research, policy work and teaching.

Click on the link below to sign up to our Science Careers Outside the Lab event below to find out more about the career options open to you and meet employers and Newcastle University graduates who are now using their scientific skills and knowledge in different areas.

  • Sir Bobby Robson Cancer Trials Research Centre Careers Day: Clinical and Non-clinical Careers within Early-phase Cancer Research

    The Sir Bobby Robson Cancer Trials Research Centre is inviting Newcastle University students to an in-person careers event to find out more about clinical and non-clinical careers within early-phase cancer research. 
    10:00 10-Feb-2023
    Off Campus

    published on: Mon, 16 Jan 2023 09:20:00 GMT

  • Science Careers Outside the Lab 2023

    Science Careers Outside the Lab is an in-person careers information fair to help you learn about the variety of career opportunities available if you’re interested in using your scientific skills and knowledge outside a traditional lab-based setting.
    16:00 16-Mar-2023
    The Boiler House, Student Forum, Room G.03

    published on: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 11:00:00 GMT

Watch our 5 min video, 'Preparing for Science Careers Outside the Lab', with top tips and advice on what to expect, to help you make the most of the event.