Career Exploration

Chat with a DBS faculty member about careers

If you are interested in exploring one of the following careers, feel free to contact the DBS faculty member to schedule a time to chat:

Health and Medicine:  Mike Minnick (

Industry: Jay Evans (

Research/Academia: John Maron (

K-12/Public Education: Anna Sala (

Natural Resources: Winsor Lowe (


Exploring Jobs and Careers

Exploring Careers in the Biological Sciences:

Alternative Biology Careers

American Institute of Biological Sciences--Careers in Biology

American Society for Microbiology--Careers in Microbiology

Careers in Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology

Careers in Genetic Counseling

Careers in Dentistry

Careers in Medicine

Careers in Public Health

Careers in Veterinary Medicine

Career Services

DBS degrees/careers

Internship Services

Searching for Jobs:

UM's "Handshake" is available through both Internship Services and Career Services

Student & Recent Graduates - Jobs in Government

USA Jobs

W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation's job search

Exploring Local Jobs and Internships

Animal Wonders

Blue Marble Biomaterials

Community Medical Center

Ecology Project International


International Wildlife Media Center & Film Festival

Internship Services

Matson's Lab

Missoula Butterfly House & Insectarium

Montana Natural History Center

National Wildlife Federation

Phillip Wright Zoological Museum

Raptors of the Rockies

Rocky Mountain Laboratories

Simbiotic Software

St. Patrick's Hospital

Student Employment at UM

UM Jobs (after graduation)

The UM Herbarium