Websites for the College of Pharmacy

The following sites include information about topics or careers in Pharmacy. Additional sites listed in Miscellaneous Medical & Healthcare may provide related career development or salary survey information.


Sites that post or link to actual job listings are designated with a star.

 

NOTE:   We strongly recommend that you preview websites in all categories despite your degree or interest area, since many of the websites listed could apply to students in more than one major.

For more information about the College of Pharmacy please visit http://www.cop.sc.edu/.

 


 

Clinical Pharmaceutical Sales
Education Professional Associations
General

Retail Pharmacy

Miscellaneous Medical and Health Care Useful University of South Carolina Resources

 


 

Clinical

 

* American College of Clinical Pharmacy

http://www.accp.com/

The American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) is a professional and scientific society that provides leadership, education, advocacy, and resources enabling clinical pharmacists to achieve excellence in practice and research.

 

* American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

http://www.ascpt.org/

This website has great content to those interested in Clinical Pharmacology. In addition you can access the job listings by clicking on the "Career Center" link.

 

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Education

 

* Academic Keys

http://www.academickeys.com/

Academic keys post job announcements in Higher Education. Select the "Find a Job" tab to search for positions.

 

 

University of South Carolina - Websites for the College of Education

http://www.sc.edu/career/education.html

From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to education-related opportunities.

 

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General

 

* American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist

http://www.aapspharmaceutica.com/index.asp

The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists provides a dynamic international forum for the exchange of knowledge among scientists to enhance their contributions to health. Click on Career Network to access job listings.

 

Career Cornerstone Center

http://www.careercornerstone.org/index.htm

Whether you are just beginning your degree or starting to look for employment opportunities the Sloan Career Cornerstone Center is an excellent resource center for anyone interested in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, computing, healthcare, and medicine. Explore degree fields along with comprehensive education, salary, networking, job hunting, and career planning resources. Browse interviews with hundreds of people who offer candid insight into their own diverse careers. Many resources are in PDF, PowerPoint, or Podcast formats. Be sure to click on the "Degree Quick Jump" section on the right side of the screen, there is valuable information under the "Medicine" and "Pharmacist" section.

 

InPharm

http://inpharm.com/

This website provides a plethora of information relevant to the pharmaceutical industry. Job seekers will appreciate being able to search this international database by locations, type of business, or specific recruiting firm.

 

* Jumping Pills

http://www.jumpingpills.com

Contains job postings.

 

Pfizer Guide to Careers in Pharmacy

http://pharmacy.samford.edu/WorkArea/showcontent.aspx?id=412

A guide to careers in the various pharmacy fields. Pages 21-152 contain profiles of practice areas in pharmacy, as well as profiles of persons working in these practice areas.

 

* Pharmaceutical Online

http://www.pharmaceuticalonline.com/
Contains industry information, employer spotlights, career resources, a job database and resume posting.

 

* PharmacyPostings Online

http://www.pharmacypostings.com/

Visit this online pharmacy job source for current pharmacy jobs and  intern opportunities. This site also has career tools and research job descriptions pages to learn more about the career options for pharmacy professionals.

 

* Pharmacy Times

http://www.pharmacytimes.com

Job postings, industry news, career information and links to other pharmacy related links are available.

 

* Pharmacy Week:  The Health Systems Pharmacists’ Employment Resource

http://www.pharmacyweek.com

Contains job postings, industry information, salary data and the option to post a resume.

 

* Virtual Library: Pharmacy Page

http://www.pharmacy.org

Comprehensive “pharmacy-related” Internet resource including information on jobs, pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, associations, conferences, pharmacy schools and more.

 

* Yahoo! Health: Pharmacy

http://dir.yahoo.com/Health/Pharmacy/

Comprehensive listings of web links associated with pharmacy.  Links include salary information, job listings, and educational information. 

 

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Miscellaneous Medical and Health Care

 

* Absolutely Healthcare and Health Jobs USA

http://www.healthjobsusa.com/
Browse 275,000+ Healthcare / Medical jobs for employment throughout the USA. Post your resume, obtain licensing information, review Health Care salary data, and set up a Job Search Agent.

 

* Allied Health Opportunities

http://www.gvpub.com
This site includes jobs in many medical fields all over the country as well as job lines for many of the participating institutions.

 

American Dental Association

http://www.ada.org/

Everything you need to know about careers in dentistry.  Site includes related societies and organizations, member information, and educational information.

 

* American Geriatrics Association

http://www.americangeriatrics.org/

Information about our aging population, including job listings and training in geriatrics.

 

* America's Health Care Source

http://www.healthcaresource.com/

Site contains listings of over 2500 career opportunities in the healthcare industry, as well as the option to post resumes and apply for jobs on-line.  Also provides links to other interesting healthcare sites, mailing lists, newsgroups, job hunting tips and more.

 

* Call 24 Online

http://www.call24online.com/

This site includes jobs in the health care industry as well as links to licensing boards and professional associations.

 

Explore Health Careers Website

http://www.explorehealthcareers.org

A free online health careers resource for students and advisors.

 

* HealthCareColorado.com

http://healthcarecolorado.com/

This site focuses on health care jobs in Colorado.  In  addition, this site provides information  regarding Colorado life.

 

* Healthcare Job Store

http://www.healthcarejobstore.com/

Site is dedicated to job listings in the healthcare industry including nursing, public health and pharmacy.

 

* Healthcare Jobs Career Center

http://healthcarejobs.org/

This site is a career center for exploring health care services occupations or for those who are actively pursuing employment.  You will find a tremendous amount of succinct information and resources that you can use to explore the health care industry.

 

* Healthcare & Medical Employment

http://www.pohly.com/links.html

Site includes tools, resources, and articles for those who are looking for jobs in the healthcare industry.

 

* HealthcareRecruitment.com

http://www.healthcareRecruitment.com

HealthcareRecruitment.com is part of a family or network of career portals dedicated to the healthcare industry. Not only are they a niche within the healthcare industry, but they are further a niche in some of the hottest specialties in healthcare today. 

 

* HealthCareerWeb.com

http://www.healthcareerweb.com/

Healthcareerweb.com allows jobseekers to search for medical jobs, hospital jobs and nursing jobs all over the United States. This site is a job searching tool for people who have been in the healthcare industry for years and even those that are just starting out.

 

* HealtheCareersNetwork

http://www.healthecareers.com/

From the nation's leading healthcare associations, HealtheCareers Network offers many more features to the candidate who chooses to register. You can: accurately track your current and past activity; post a résumé confidentially; send a cover letter with résumé; receive e-mail notification of new job postings; and access personal assistance, toll-free, five days a week. 

 

Health Management Careers

http://www.healthmanagementcareers.org/

Healthcare is one of today’s most dynamic and growing fields, with a wide range of opportunities and challenges. This Internet resource guide will assist you in exploring a career in the healthcare management field and provide you with information so that you can make a more informed career decision.

  

* HireHealth.com

http://www.hirehealth.com/Default.aspx

Site is dedicated to news, research, and job listings in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and healthcare industries.

 

* Hire Medical.com

http://www.hireMedical.com

Medical and allied health jobs and career resources.

 

* Hospital Jobs Online

http://www.hospitaljobsonline.com/

A terrific site for those in healthcare careers including thousands of job listings, career advice and the ability to post your resume on line.

 

* iHireHealthAndSocial: Allied Health Jobs

http://www.ihirehealthandsocial.com/

This is a source for job listings for medical professionals including physicians, nurses, radiologists, pharmacists and therapists.

 

* JobScience.com (healthcare jobs)

http://www.jobscience.com/

This site allows the flexibility of searching for job openings by industries in the healthcare profession.  Listings include biotechnology and  pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic, and healthcare.

 

* Job Star

http://jobstar.org/tools/salary/index.cfm

Provides information on salaries (can search under grade level for government positions), negotiation, networking and how to do employer research.

 

* MedForum

http://www.medforum.com/

This site offers various links to information and jobs related to the medical field.

 

* MedHunters.com

http://www.medhunters.com/searchjobs.html

Visitors to site must register but no fee is involved.  Site has current  positions in the healthcare industry listed by region and by job/industry title.

 

* Medical and Health Care Jobs

http://www.nationjob.com/medical

Site is a comprehensive listing of jobs related to the health, nursing and medical professions. 

 

* Med Search – Healthcare Careers

http://www.medsearch.com

Allows you to search for job openings by category and keyword. Although this site sounds like it is designed mainly for people who are seeking strictly medical employment, it includes basic scientist-type positions in academic laboratories and in biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies as well.

 

* MedicalWorkers.com

http://www.medicalworkers.com/

An employment site for the medical and health professional. Contains job listings for nurse practitioner, RN, physician, and other medical/healthcare professionals. Post resumes and search for jobs online.

 

* Medzilla: A Great Place to Advertise Jobs

http://www.medzilla.com/feedback.html

Unites jobs and jobseekers in biotechnology, science and healthcare.

 

Next Generation: An Introduction to Medicine

http://www.nextgenmd.org/

The Next Generation (NextGen) is an online publication that seeks to broaden perspectives in medicine for everyone, from premedical and medical students to general readers, by connecting them to current physicians and clinical scientists. It is published every two months by Harvard College undergraduates in collaboration with editors of the New England Journal of Medicine.

 

Public Service Employers Network

http://www.pse-net.com/

Site provides great information concerning various topics related to the job search.  One component of site provides extensive information concerning sample job interview questions.

 

StudentDoctor.Net 

http://www.studentdoctor.net/index.asp

Web site offers opportunity for students to discuss most difficult and unusual questions asked during medical school interviews.

 

* The Riley Guide

http://www.rileyguide.com/

An all-inclusive site of career related information, particularly related to Internet job searching.

 

* What’s on the Net? Federal Jobs

http://whatsonthe.net/fedjobsmks.htm

1500+ links to job listing web pages in the federal government. Comprehensive, however, includes all kinds of jobs in the government, so users will have to weed through the links to find what is health related.

  

U.S. Department of Labor

http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos047.htm

Biological and Medical Scientists Occupational Handbook.

 

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Pharmaceutical Sales

 

*PharmaOpportunities
http://www.pharmaopportunities.com
This site lets you post your resume, send your resume, and blast your resume to employers.  There is also a job bank.  This site focuses on pharmaceutical sales and biotech jobs.

 

*Healthcare Sales Careers
http://www.medreps.com/

This web site has a job bank of pharmaceutical sale positions.  It also has other resources and career information that are helpful and informative.

 

*Pharmaceutical Sales Jobs
http://pharmboard.com/

This web site has a large amount of job listings, information, and advice about a career in the pharmaceutical sales industry.

 

Careers in Pharmaceutical
http://www.careersinpharmaceutical.com/pharmaceutical_sales_jobs.cfm

This web site is a large job bank of pharmaceutical sales careers.  You can search jobs by state.

 

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 Professional Associations

 

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

http://www.aacp.org/

Founded in 1900, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) is the national organization representing the interests of pharmacy education and educators. Comprising all 105 U.S. colleges and schools of pharmacy including more than 4,300 faculty, 48,500 students enrolled in professional programs and 3,600 individuals pursuing graduate study, AACP is committed to excellence in pharmacy education.

 

American Pharmacist Associations
www.aphanet.org

By selecting the Student Pharmacist link, and then selecting careers, you will gain access to many career resources available to help you discover all the opportunities available in the pharmacy profession.

 

National Association of Chain Drug Stores

http://www.nacds.org/

By clicking on the Pharmacy section from the main page you will gain access to valuable resources including a student sections with information about internships.

 

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Retail Pharmacy

 

* Hire Rx

http://www.hireRx.com

Pharmaceutical jobs and career resources, with specialty focus area in research, pharmacy, and sales.

 

*RX Insider

http://rxinsider-jobs.com/

This web site has a job bank that is searchable by state.  It also has a large database of other relevant career information.
 

* RX Career Center

http://www.rxcareercenter.com/

The Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Industry Career Center and Job Board is home to the largest job board for the pharmacist, pharmacy technician and pharmaceutical industry professional.

 

Pharmacy Times Career Corner

http://careers.pharmacytimes.com/articles/6B51E13A.asp

This page has lots of articles and helpful information on the job and career path of a retail pharmacist.

 

USEFUL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA RESOURCES

 

JobMate

http://www.sc.edu/career/

Click on "JobMate" on the right side of the page.  JobMate is an integrated job search resource center for students and alumni at no charge to you.  It is a simple 1-step process to connect to jobs and contacts.   Listings include full-time, part-time, summer, internship, and graduate assistantship opportunities in different industries and are updated daily by the University of South Carolina Career Center.

 

University of South Carolina - School of Medicine

http://www.med.sc.edu/

The School of Medicine is dedicated to the goals of preparing students in the art and science of medicine and providing them with a background for further post-graduate training in a variety of fields of medicine.

 

University of South Carolina - College of Pharmacy

http://www.pharm.sc.edu/

Building on traditions and foundations of excellence the South Carolina College of Pharmacy is a first-class institution of learning, patient care, and research.

 

University of South Carolina - Office of Pre-Professional Advising

http://www.sc.edu/oppa/

The Office of Pre-Professional Advising helps undergraduate students prepare for the complex application process to professional school and also provides information on various community service projects sponsored by area hospitals and agencies, job shadowing opportunities with local health professionals and lawyers, essay writing workshops, medical school tours and a trip to the Law School Forum in Atlanta.

 

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