Engineering Career Assistance Center

Bioscience and Biotechnology Career Fair Students

Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 12 - 5pm
Texas Union Ballroom

The career fair is a great opportunity to network with representatives from the bioscience and biotechnology industries. The event is a collaborative effort between the Engineering Career Assistance Center, the Natural Sciences Career Design Center, the Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Advisory Board, and the Natural Sciences Council. Special thanks to the University Co-op for sponsoring this event.

Agenda

Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm
Speakers Panel

Panel of speakers from the biomedical and biotechnology industries will share their perspectives and answer student questions.  This year's panelists include representatives from Emerson, Genentech, and Spot On Sciences.

Time: 1:30 - 5:00pm
Career Fair

Network with employers and graduate school programs from the bioscience, biomedical and biotechnology industries. Students can share resumes with employers and find out more about employers and their hiring needs, as well as network with representatives from graduate school programs.

Participating Employers and Graduate School Programs (as of 10/27/13):

Baylor College of Medicine-Orthotics and Prosthetics
Celling Biosciences
Duke University TIP
Emerson Process Management
Genentech, Inc.
Hulsey, P.C.
LDR Spine
Life Technologies
Luminex Corporation
Macromoltek
Spot On Sciences
Texas A&M University, College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)
TVA Medical, Inc.
University of North Texas, Health Science Center
University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center
University of Texas, School of Biomedical Informatics at Houston


Attire

Attire for the event is business casual.


Resumes

Take copies of your resume to share with employers.

ECAC Office has moved!

Beginning July 21, 2014, the ECAC office will be located in ECJ 3.256.

Average Annual Starting Salaries, 2012-13

(bachelor's degree recipients, in industry)

Average $71,039
Aerospace $66,887
Architectural $56,000
Biomedical $64,070
Chemical $73,938
Civil $59,491
Electrical $71,028
Mechanical $72,160
Petroleum $89,259

Source: Engineering Career Assistance Center