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Thinking of leaving the lab? Leavingthelab.com: helping you find the right career after science

Alternative jobs and careers for scientists

  • Is your conical flask half empty?
  • Is your Bunsen burnt?
  • Is the Higgs Boson pulling you down?
  • Are you only semi-conducting?
  • Does NMR no longer resonate?

Welcome to leavingthelab.com...

… Where we understand how you feel. Wonderful though it is, a career in science isn’t for everyone. At Leavingthelab.com, we want to help you navigate the sometimes treacherous path to a new career.

  • Decide whether science is or isn't right for you
  • Discover different career options
  • Get tips from ex-scientists who've made the switch
  • Find out where to go for more advice and information

Please click on our Mission Statement for more information on who we are and why we created the site.

Good luck!