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An exclusive programme for Science students to kickstart your career

Departments of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Environment, Health Sciences, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Physics, Psychology

Your Science Faculty Careers and Placements team
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Nicola Clemmit

Employability Manager

works with Computer Science

Nyree Hardie

Careers Consultant

works with Biology, Chemistry,
Electronic Engineering, Environment,
Health Sciences, Natural Sciences

Vicky Barton

Careers Consultant

works with Mathematics,
Physics and Psychology

Activities this term open to all Sciences students

Most departments also have a programme of careers-related talks and activities - check your academic timetable to see what's planned.

York Strengths Development Days - First year students

Finding your strengths - what you are good at and what you love to do - will help you make decisions for your future.

Attending a Development Day is the best way to learn more about yourself and plan to get the most out of your time at York.

Bookings open on Thursday 16 January for Development Days in weeks 5 and 6. All first years will be invited to book by email. First come, first served.

Sessions to support your job hunt

Careers in...

19 February, 18.15-20.30, Physics Exhibition Centre

Panel Q&A sessions, followed by a chance to chat with professionals from:

  • Professional business services
  • Social mission
  • Journalism, publishing and writing

Faculty careers appointments

Book an appointment with one of the Science Careers and Placements team. Weekly at lunchtime (12.00-14.00) in:

  • Biology building, 13 January and 26 February
  • Chemistry building, 12 February
  • Physics building, 31 January

Careers advice appointments are also available in Careers and Placements

To arrange a careers appointment or a mock interview, book in Careers Gateway.

Non-bookable drop-ins in Careers and Placements, Monday to Friday term-time 11.00-13.00

Volunteering opportunities

York Students in Schools:


Equality and Inclusion:

One-of opportunities:

Application deadlines

Further resources

For information resources specific to science and technology, visit the Science careers page.

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