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Title:
Great jobs for chemistry majors
Author:
Rowh, Mark.
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Publication Information:
Lincolnwood, Ill. : VGM Career Horizons, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xiii, 188 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780844219158
Format :
Book

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Lancaster Library QD39.5 .R688 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Career
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Summary

Summary

Tells how to assess one's strengths and interests, describes careers related to chemistry, and tells how to plan a job search.


Author Notes

Mark Rowh is a widely published author in the areas of education and management, with articles appearing in more than fifty magazines and nearly a dozen books to his credit. He holds a Ph.D. in vocational and technical education and is on the administrative staff at New River Community College in Dublin, Virginia.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Introduction, Chemistry: Formula for Successp. xi
Part 1. The Job Searchp. 1
Chapter 1 The Self-Assessmentp. 2
Chapter 2 The Resume and Cover Letterp. 22
Chapter 3 Researching Careersp. 45
Chapter 4 Networkingp. 63
Chapter 5 Interviewingp. 76
Chapter 6 Networking or Interviewing Follow-Upp. 86
Chapter 7 Job Offer Considerationsp. 91
Chapter 8 The Graduate School Choicep. 96
Part 2. The Career Pathsp. 109
Chapter 9 Introduction to the Chemistry Career Pathsp. 110
Chapter 10 Path 1: Research and Developmentp. 116
Chapter 11 Path 2: Teachingp. 134
Chapter 12 Path 3: Chemical Engineeringp. 151
Chapter 13 Path 4: Science Management and Supportp. 163
Appendix Additional Resourcesp. 175
Indexp. 183

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