Healthcare, Life Sciences & the Environment

Working for the National Park Service: Careers in Historic Preservation, Conservation & Sustainability

What comes to mind when you think about working for the National Park Service?  Park rangers in flat hats in a beautiful landscape? Staff in period clothing interpreting our nation’s history?

It may surprise you about the variety of jobs …

By Malakia Silcott
Malakia Silcott Assistant Director
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Internship Spotlight: Tufts Medical Center Molecular Cardiology Research Institute

Current student Angela Tesfu shared the following about being an Intern at the Iris Jaffe Lab at Tufts Medical Center Molecular Cardiology Research Institute (MCRI)…

What did you do as an intern there?
The Iris Jaffe lab aims to reduce …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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Apply to Tata’s In-Person Global Internship in India & U.S. Locations 2024 – Applications Open Sept. 11th – Deadline January 12th 2024

Tata Global Internship Program Details – Summer 2024 – Applications Open September 11th, 2023

Tata will be coming to Tufts University on Tuesday, October 17th from 12 noon – 1:30 pm in AlumnaeLounge – Food will be provided!   – More …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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Internship and Fellowship Programs in Sustainability & the Environment

Paul Knight Internship Program in Conservation. The program is designed to fund projects that further the protection of the environment or provide ecologically sound outdoor recreational opportunities.  Undergraduate students from any major and law students interested in the environment are eligible for …

By Malakia Silcott
Malakia Silcott Assistant Director
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Where Do Tufts Students Intern? The Sociology Major Edition

It’s tempting to make assumptions about the type of internship, volunteering, or other work experience you’re supposed to pursue with a particular major.

The truth? An Sociology major — or any Tufts major for that matter — doesn’t limit you …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Assistant Director, Communications & Marketing / Career Advisor
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What Degree Do You Need for a Forensic Science Career?

There is more to forensics than you think. Those who pursue this career path have a variety of majors. Some degrees are ones you might readily expect, such as chemistry or biology, while others may surprise you!

Find out more …

By Malakia Silcott
Malakia Silcott Assistant Director
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Resource Spotlight: Destination Outcomes

Each year we survey our Seniors and expend a lot of energy to find out where people “land” when they leave Tufts.  We publish what we know in our Destination Outcomes.  This information, while not 100% complete (please see caveats …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services
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Featured Resources

Career Center Summer Internship Grant Program

Internships. An opportunity to gain exposure, explore and try ideas for your future, apply theory from the classroom out in …

Join us for our Fall ’23 Career Fairs!

Calling all Jumbos! This fall we will be hosting two general career fairs – one virtually and one in-person! These …

Too Good to Be True? Be on the Lookout for Fraudulent Employers

It’s easy to say, “I would never be tricked by a scam employment offer!” But every year, students at universities …

Tufts Career Center Professional Development Fund for Undergraduate Students

The Career Center Professional Development Fund allows currently enrolled students to apply for funding to offset the costs associated with:

professional …