A degree in biochemistry will open doors to all sorts of career opportunities with organizations that run the gamut from biotechnology firms to the FBI. Whether you want to pursue a career in academia, industry or government, our department will get you there.
Pursuing a "Career of Exciting Research"
After a career in the military, Jim Noah found his home as a Ph.D. student at NC State. During that time, the self-described lifelong learner became passionate about biochemistry.Read Jim's story
Career Paths in Biochemistry
Here are just a few of the career opportunities available to biochemistry graduates:
|Healthcare Scientist||Clinical Research Associate|
|Scientific Sales||Science Writer|
Get the latest career news from the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) careers blog.
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