Life & Physical Sciences

I’m a University Recruiter at Thermo Fisher Scientific. Here’s What I Look For 

Gabrielle Ellerbrock, Ed.D., is a university relations recruiter for Thermo Fisher Scientific, a world leader in science that delivers innovative technologies and pharmaceutical services. Thermo Fisher Scientific employs 130,000 people worldwide and generates approximately $40 billion in annual revenue. Thermo …

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Top 10 Jobs for Biology Majors

Biology is the study of living things. Given the sheer number of living organisms on the planet, there are a lot of jobs for biology majors across a plethora of sectors. Some biology majors become researchers and run labs, while …

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A Day in the Life: Research Scientist

Theresa Humphries, 28, is a research scientist in the Medicinal Chemistry department. She spends most of her day mixing and heating chemicals to carry out reactions that form different drugs.

8:30 AM: I normally get into work around half past …

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We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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Alumni Connections

Meet Nathaniel >
  • Research Technician I Fred Hutch
Meet Sarah >
  • Slippery Rock, PA
  • Institutional Research Assistant University of Puget Sound
Meet Vale >
  • Seattle, WA
  • Records Clerk Shannon & Wilson
Meet Geneva >
  • Tacoma, WA
  • Train crew, engine crew Chehalis Centralia Railroad and Museum
Meet Craig >
  • Plymouth, MN
  • Child/Adolescent Behavioral Health Postdoctoral Fellow CentraCare
Meet Andrew >
  • Tallahassee, FL
  • Archives Technician National Park Service
Meet Cara >
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • Assistant Professor University of Pittsburgh
Meet Karlyn >

Contact & Location


Howarth Hall, Room 101
1500 N. Warner St. #1081
Tacoma, WA 98416-1081

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Monday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.