Jobs & Internships

Biology and Health Sciences

Discover the internships, summer research programs and career opportunities available to undergraduate Biology and Health Sciences students at PennWest Edinboro.


Internships are a very unique and hands-on way of gaining applicable experience while taking classes. The list of internship sites for our Biology and Health Sciences students is lengthy and very impressive. Among the possible internship locations are:

For additional information or assistance, please contact the Biology and Health Sciences Internship Coordinator, Dr. Nina Thumser, at 814-732-2158 or

Career Information

When you earn a degree in the Biological Sciences, many career options are open to you. The Boro Center for Career Development can assist students at the onset of their professional lives with many outstanding services, including building resume, interviewing and networking skills and offering numerous job fair opportunities annually both on- and off-campus.

Listed below are links to a few careers available when you hold a degree in Biology, Environmental Science (Biology), Medical Technology or Nuclear Medicine Technology.

Careers in Biology

Careers in Environmental Science

Careers in Medical Technology

Careers in Nuclear Medicine Technology

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Contact Us

Biology and Health Sciences
126 Cooper Hall
230 Scotland Road
Edinboro, PA 16444
Phone: 814-732-2500

Dr. Chadwick Hanna
Department Chair
308 Frich Hall
Phone: 724-938-5989