Career opportunities

Getting a Bachelor of Science (BSc) through Dal's Microbiology and Immunology program will bring you closer to a number of challenging careers in different areas related to medical science. With further study, you could pursue one of the following careers:

  • Doctor
  • Dentist
  • Consultant in the pharmaceutical or food industry
  • Lawyer, specializing in Health Law and Policy
  • Pathologist
  • Professor
  • Pharmacist
  • Researcher

Faculty story

Devoted to research
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Dr. Chris Richardson admits that the life of a researcher isn't always easy. But after years spent at the research bench, making a major discovery more than makes up for it. Read more about the research into cancer and hepatitis that Dr. Richardson is currently doing.

“I wouldn’t have done any other profession—I’m very happy, I wouldn’t change a thing."