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Business expanding section

GAAPjobs -  accounting and finance opportunities - accounting and finance jobs

Job Openings for Economists (JOE)

Non-profit expanding section

Idealist - jobs and internships postings for around the world

MN Council of Nonprofits

Nonprofit Careers of WI

United Way - search for the community you are interested in moving to and search their website for either job postings or links to agency websites. Every United Way website is different.

Liberal studies expanding section
Communication Studies expanding section

Print Media

Public Relations & Telecommunications

-Students registered with EAGLE receive additional PR resources

Criminal Justice expanding section

For additional government jobs, use the dropdown menu above.

Psychology/Sociology expanding section
Science, Environmental and Allied Health expanding section
General Search Sites for Science and Health Jobs expanding section

  • Use keywords that you would expect to find in an ideal job posting – ex. “software” “web developer” “IT” “environment” “research” “science” “lab” “quality assurance” “physics” “intern” etc.
Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
  •  College and university scientific research positions
  • Useful search terms: “research technologist” “research associate” “associate research specialist” “junior scientist”
Science Careers
  • Browse national/international science jobs by sector – ex. chemistry, computer science, molecular biology, etc.
  • Many of these listings are Master’s and PhD level jobs
  • Browse national bio-pharmaceutical jobs
  • Gives an idea of various job titles in the sciences
Research and Laboratory Jobs at Area Universities expanding section
Research and Laboratory Jobs (industry) expanding section
  • Cedarburg Hauser Pharmaceuticals (Milwaukee area)
    Pharmaceutical development and testing
  • Hologic/Gen-Probe) (Milwaukee and Madison) 
    Medical devices and products (mainly diagnostics)
  • Sigma Aldrich (Milwaukee, Madison, & Sheboygan Falls)
    Research and development in chemicals, life sciences, and high technology
  • Thermo Fischer Scientific (Milwaukee, Madison, & Rockford, IL)
    Research and development for manufacturing, healthcare, and safety
  • Catalent (Madison)
    Pharmaceutical technologies and services
  • Conjugon (Madison)
    Technologies to reduce bacterial infections
  • Covance (Madison)
    Pharmaceutical and food testing
  • Gala Biotech – (Madison)
    Gene expression and biomanufacturing 
  • Gilson (Madison)
    Devices and products for pharmaceutical and biotech industries
  • Mirus Corporation (Madison)
    Development of technologies for use in the life sciences
  • Quintessence Biosciences (Madison)
    Development of technologies to fight human disease
  • PPD (Madison)
    Drug discovery, development, lifecycle management and laboratory services
  • Promega (Madison)
    Development of technologies for use in the life sciences
  • Scientific Protein Laboratories (Madison)
    Pharmaceutical development and testing
  • Silliker (Madison, Crete, IL, & Minnetonka, MN)
    Food safety and quality testing
  • Beckman Coulter (Twin Cities)
    Development and production of products for biomedical testing
  • DiaSorin (Stillwater, MN)
    Development and production of reagent kits for in vitro diagnostics
  • Merck Animal Health (Worthington, MN)
    Development of vaccines, antibiotics, and therapies to improve animal health 
  • MedTox (Division of LabCorp) (Twin Cities)
    Drug testing, lab services, and clinical trials
  • Pace Analytical (Twin Cities)
    Various testing and sampling services
  • PDL BioPharma (Twin Cities)
    Management of antibody humanization patents and royalty assets
  • R & D Systems (Twin Cities)
    Development and production of instruments for biological research
  • SurModics (Twin Cities)
    Development of technologies for diagnostic and medical devices
  • Upsher-Smith (Twin Cities) 
    Pharmaceutical and medical product development
  • Abbott (Chicago Area) 
    Wide variety of health product and technology development
  • LanzaTech (Chicago Area) 
    Biofuel Production
  • Cargill, Inc. (Various locations)
    Wide variety of food, agricultural, and industrial products and services
Staff/Employment Firms expanding section

These firms assist companies with screening and hiring applicants; positions could be temporary or ongoing direct hire positions

National Healthcare Employment Sites expanding section

Advance for Healthcare Careers - Not just nursing jobs, entry-level positions in allied health too 
Minnesota Hospital Association 
OTJobLink - Sponsored by AOTA 
Red Hot Jobs - Sponsored by APTA 
The PA Job Link 
ASRT Jobbank - Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Therapy jobs - Imaging related positions - click Non-Flash Job Search 

Math, Physics, and Engineering Jobs expanding section – Math and Statistics (non-teaching) jobs – Physics and Engineering jobs
OPTICS.ORG – The International Society for Optical Engineering – some possible job titles – Test Technician, Engineering Tech, Aeronautical Geospatial Analyst, Data Scientist, Pricing Analyst, Bioinformatician

Education and Teaching expanding section
National expanding section
Wisconsin opportunities expanding section
  • WECAN  - Wisconsin Education Career Action Network, Complete an on-line application for multiple school districts in Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin teaching opportunities not found on WECAN can be found on the Job Center of Wisconsin at
  • WISEdash- GREAT website to find out information about Wisconsin School Districts. Information on tests scores, student demographics, graduation rates, extracurricular involvement, etc. Check this website before writing a cover letter or going to an interview.
  • WI Department of Public Instruction
  •  - Cooperative Education Service Agencies (CESAs) provide specialized services to school districts across Wisconsin.
Minnesota opportunities opportunities expanding section
Illinois/Iowa opportunities expanding section



Teaching English Abroad expanding section
Higher Education Job Search Sites expanding section
Education Job Fairs expanding section

University of Northern Iowa Overseas Recruiting Fair
Friday & Saturday, Feb. 1-2, 2019
Waterloo, Iowa
Registration deadline: Friday, Jan. 11, 2019

Wisconsin Educational Recruitment Fair 
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, 3-7 p.m.
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
Madison, WI

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Education Career Fair
Saturday, March 2, 2019, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
UWM Ballroom
Milwaukee, WI

Minnesota Education Job Fair 
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Minneapolis, MN

  • This fair is only open to graduates from Minnesota colleges and universities.  However, you can look at the list of employers that will be in attendance and contact them directly.

Alaska Teacher Job Fair
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Minneapolis, MN

Saturday, April 27, 2019, 8:00 a.m-12:00 p.m
Greenfield High School
Greenfield, WI