Stateside Jobs and Opportunities

Student Employment Opportunities

Student Services posts current job and internship opportunities that are relevant and interesting to students. Check out the Student Employment Opportunities website to find your next job or internship!


Update your profile and upload your resume on Handshake to connect with employers, schedule interviews, and register for career fairs and events. Need to make an appointment with Career Development Career Advisor, Britt Hoskins? You can do that on Handshake too! Stop by the Student Services Office to find out about Britt’s CoF office hours!

Thank you for your interest in an internship with Roseburg Forest Products.  We will be in Corvallis next Wednesday December 1, 2021 for interviews.  If you are interested in having an interview, please stop by the Student Services Office to sign up for a timeslot between 8:00am and 4:00pm. 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Hiring Webinar

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is hosting a hiring webinar and nation-wide outreach events for:

ASK Alumni Virtual Panel: Careers that Impact Climate & Energy

Tuesday, January 25

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm PT (Virtual)

Register on Handshake!

Hosted by the OSU Alumni Association, this panel will bring in panelists who are recent OSU graduates to talk about how they have made careers out of making an impact on climate science, climate change, energy, etc. This panel will feature 3-5 alumni from the College of Earth, Ocean, & Atmospheric Sciences. All OSU majors and programs are invited to attend (including students outside of CEOAS).

Bring your questions and learn about a field that makes a difference and what could be possible for you. Unique networking and learning opportunity.

What Are Government Jobs Like & How Do I Get One?

Tuesday, February 1

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm PT. Register on Handshake today!

TBD (Virtual link and in-person location coming)

Are you considering working for the federal, state, or local government? Have you heard the applications can be tricky and competitive? There are tricks and tips to get your foot in the door. Come hear from early-career scientists and government insiders about their paths and how you can find your way. Panelists represent a diversity of fields, backgrounds, genders, and races. All majors, grad programs, and Ecampus welcome! If you can come meet the panelists in person, it will be a great networking opportunity. Otherwise, join and ask your questions virtually.

Confirmed panelists so far (more to come!):

  • Sarah L. Lewis, Interim Director/State Geologist, OR Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries
  • Nicole Hams, Science Communication and Outreach Biologist, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. (SACNAS Alum!)
  • Wallace Jennings, Soil Conservationist, USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • More panelists will be posted in the Handshake event soon.

As inspiration for attending a government career workshop, here is a bald eagle meme. You’re welcome. If you aren’t sure if you should attend, just ask yourself what this eagle would do.

Save the Date for OSU Winter Career Fairs. Nonprofit Fair is Once a Year Only!

  • Winter Career & Internship Fair – All Industries (Virtual)

February 16 (12 to 3 p.m. PST)

  • Non-Profit & Public Service Fair (On-Campus)

February 17 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m. PST)

  • Food Science and Technology Fair (On-Campus)

February 22 (4 to 6 p.m. PST)

Details on attending employers available soon on Handshake:

*Ecampus AgSci Students* Attend Virtual Career Fairs.

If you couldn’t attend the College of Agricultural Sciences Career Fair in October because you don’t live in Oregon, no worries, there is a career fair option for you. Check out all the options that are free to job seekers through

OSU Environmental and Molecular Toxicology Research & Career Symposium Open to All Majors/Grad Students.

The symposium will be held on Tuesday, January 25th, 2022 from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (with posters and reception to follow) in the Horizon Room in the Memorial Union.  Register by Dec 17, 2021! All are welcome to attend. Registration is FREE, and lunch is included. Registration, agenda, invited speakers, and more details can be found at:  

The symposium will feature Environmental and Molecular Toxicology Department alumni from industry, government, and academia, as well as the current faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars to present their cutting-edge research and career experiences. The meeting aims to be a platform to explore the intersections between the research and careers of biologists, chemists, epidemiologists, regulatory scientists, and more. Join us for exciting talks, a career panel, excellent opportunities for asking our speakers about their experiences, and networking throughout. 

FYI. Oregon Dept. of Agriculture Hosts a Women’s Farm2Food Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs.

The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) and the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) Foundation selects a group of 20+ Oregon women for the Farm2Food Accelerator program each year. It’s a business development program designed to help women farmers and entrepreneurs with specialty crop food or beverage products, or product ideas, expand into new markets beyond direct to consumer. Visit to learn more about the program or to watch for information on future programs.

This Month’s Jobs & Internships

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**Oregon State makes no representation, warranty or guarantee about the positions listed. We do not prescreen employment or internship opportunities that are submitted. You assume full responsibility for your safety, security, wages, working conditions, etc. of any off-campus employment/internship opportunities.**

Summer Undergraduate Student Research Opportunities

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