Department of Biology


Removing invasive buckthorn with the Minnesota DNR


Career Center

Visit the Career Center for information on careers in areas such as biotechnology, biology education and ecology and field biology.

Our graduates find careers with pharmaceutical companies, food manufacturing companies, medical device companies, chemical companies, environmental agencies, national and private parks and forests, museums, conservation organizations, biotechnology firms, hospitals and clinics, research foundations, federal/state government agencies and universities.

They work as park rangers, fish and wildlife biologists, laboratory technicians, clinical trial managers, soil conservationists, outdoor educators, biomedical engineers, crime lab technicians, food safety technicians, zookeepers, aquaculturists and refuge managers.