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Careers in Astronomy (Prepared by the American Astronomical Society)

Frequently Asked Questions about Being an Astronomer (Prepared by the National Optical Astronomy Observatories)

Curious About Astronomy (Maintianed by Cornell University)

Science Career and International Education Office
(Eberly College of Science at Penn State)
112 Ritenour Building, University Park, PA 16802
(814) 865-5000,

Career Services (at Penn State)
Bank of America Career Services Center, University Park, PA 16802
(814) 865-2377

LionLink (at Penn State)
(Jointly sponsored by the Alumni Association and Career Services, LionLink is a  networking program that links Penn State students and alumni.)
LionLink Coordinator – Laura Kopp
Hintz Family Alumni Center, University Park, PA 16802
(814) 865-5465

American Astronomical Society
2000 Florida Avenue, NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 328-2010

Occupational Outlook Handbook
U.S. Department of Labor (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20212
(202) 691-5700

Guide to Non-Traditional Careers in Science, Karen Young Kreeger,
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, PA 1999ISBN 1560326700

America’s Career Information Network

Science Careers