Careers information for students and postdocs

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Here at the Royal Society of Chemistry we know how difficult it can be to choose your career path. 

We offer a range of resources to help you find out about different careers in the chemical sciences and how to apply for further study. 

There is also advice on how to write CVs and information on interviews and assessment centres, and you can find contact details at the bottom of the page should you wish to contact us directly. 

Please note some of this information is only available to members.

Managing your personal development

Information and support for developing your skills

Careers & Professional Development

The RSC provides a range of careers and professional development support to chemical scientists


Search the latest jobs in the chemical sciences

Graduate Opportunities

We have great opportunities for graduates to develop a career at the Royal Society of Chemistry including Internships

Working for us

Use your skills and expertise to help us promote the chemical sciences to the academic and scientific community and the general public

Useful Links

Benefits of Membership

Our members have access to a huge range of products and services to support them in a variety of ways.

Royal Society of Chemistry Careers Service

Our careers advisors, events and resources provide you with support for your career

Conferences & Events

Browse events and training, submit details or search the database.

Library and Information Centre

Do you need information on chemical structures, business, analysis or a famous chemist? Contact Europe's foremost chemical knowledge source or visit the RSC Virtual Library.

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Contact and Further Information

Education Department
Royal Society of Chemistry, Thomas Graham House, Milton Road, Science Park, Cambridge CB4 0WF, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1223 432221
Fax: +44 (0)1223 423623