Healthcare & Biomedical Sciences

Welcome to the Healthcare & Biomedical Sciences Career Community!

Explore the Healthcare & Biomedical Sciences Career Community

Joining this career community will give you access to resources, jobs, internships, employers and events curated specifically towards your interest in the healthcare and the biomedical science sectors. This sector focuses on providing services and goods to patients with physical and/or mental health needs including illnesses, diseases, limitations, injuries, health maintenance, and other concerns. This may include preventative, rehabilitative, curative, and palliative care. Healthcare is a dynamic sector. Research and technological advances continuously shape direct patient care, medical devices and equipment, pharmaceuticals, ethics, healthcare facilities, and policies.

A Career in the Biomedical Sciences

“Many biomedical scientists work for the NHS or private sector. Their modern laboratories are the hi-tech hubs of hospitals and at the cutting edge of healthcare. But if working in a general hospital laboratory isn’t for you, there are lots …

By Michael "Rudi" Rudisill (he/him)
Michael "Rudi" Rudisill (he/him) Assistant Director, Career Services
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Triangle Women in STEM Summer Internship Event

Still time to register for the 8th annual TriWiSTEM Summer Intern Event on Thursday, June 13th at NC Biotechnology Center. Previous sessions have been huge successes – having 100+ interns from our many Triangle companies interacting with each other and …

By Margi Strickland (she/her)
Margi Strickland (she/her) Assistant Director of Employer Relations
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2023 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government®

The annual Best Places to Work in the Federal Government® rankings, produced by the nonprofit, nonpartisan Partnership for Public Service and Boston Consulting Group, measure employee engagement and satisfaction across government as well as at individual departments, agencies and subcomponents.

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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Join Al1gn’s STEM Cohort

The Al1gn STEM cohort is a great opportunity for those intersted in finding a supportive community to level up in the STEM Field. The goal of the cohort program is three-fold: 1) build a community of care in which student …

By Jared Smith (He/Him)
Jared Smith (He/Him) Associate Director, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging
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The Different Types of Medical Careers – and Which One is Right for You

Introduction: Careers in Medicine

So, you’re interested in pursuing a medical degree! Whether you’re drawn to the fast-paced environment of emergency medicine, the intricacies of surgical procedures, the continuous care provided in family practice, or something else entirely, the medical …

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