STEM Career and Internship Fair, student information

Employers are looking for STEM students from a variety of the most in-demand disciplines, including:

  • Agriculture and Biotechnology
  • Engineering, Math, Big Data and Statistics
  • Physical & Earth Sciences, GIS, Remote Sensing, UAV/UAS and more! (See a full list of majors below)

Spring 2020 Event details

Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Place: Glick Ballrooms, Fourth Floor, Joe Crowley Student Union, University of Nevada, Reno

Need help with your resume or interviewing skills? 

Attend the STEM Career Clinic, Friday, Feb. 7, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in HREL 109. 

If you have further questions, email Katia Albright, Coordinator of Career Development.

Spring 2019 STEM Career and Internship Fair statistics

  • Over 410 students in attendance. These were from 35+ different majors at UNR.
  • 42 Companies/organizations. Representing the following industries: Construction, Mining, Public Administration, Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, Health Care & Social Assistance, Professional, Scientific and Technical Services. and Other Services.
  • Campus resources. Helpful information on various campus resources for students were proveded by McNair Scholars. NAASIC, NevadaTeach, Office of Undergraduate Research, and USAC.
  • Job Board. In addition to opportunities with the companies in attendance, students were able to access 50 additional job opportunities for STEM majors

Past year's registered employers

University of Nevada Reno STEM majors

Three students work in an engineering lab.

Engineering, mathematics and computing

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geological Engineering
  • Material Sciences and Engineering
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
Two students pose for a photo in a science lab.

Biological, natural resources, life, agriculture and environmental sciences

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Forest Management and Ecology
  • Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
  • Natural Resources
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition (with Specializations)
    • Dietetics
    • Nutritional Science
  • Rangeland Ecology and Management
  • Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife Ecology and Conservation
Three students work in an engineering lab.

Physical and earth sciences

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Ecohydrology
  • Environmental Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geophysics
  • Hydrogeology
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Physics

Registered employers in Spring 2020

Below is a list of the companies that have registered so far for Spring 2020 STEM Career & Internship Fair. Check back periodically for additional companies. 

  • American Wild Horse Campaign
  • Bureau of Land Management 
  • Cementation
  • Charles River Laboratory
  • Engineering Remediation Resource Group
  • Everi
  • Freeport-McMoRan
  • Friends of Nevada Wilderness
  • Frontline Systems Inc.
  • Geologic Associates, Inc.
  • Geotemps, Inc.
  • Golder Associates Inc.
  • Great Basin Institute
  • Hamilton Company
  • JT4 LLC
  • Kappes, Cassiday & Associates
  • Kinross Round Mountain
  • Nevada Department of Agriculture
  • Nevada Department of Transportation
  • Nevada Department of Wildlife
  • Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, Water Quality Planning
  • Nevada Division of Minerals
  • Nevada Gold Mines (Barrick & Newmont joint venture)
  • Nevada State Parks
  • NOW Health Group (NOW Foods)
  • Renown Health
  • Sierra Nevada Journeys
  • SRK Consulting
  • State of Nevada Dept. of Transportation
  • Terracon
  • The Greenhouse Project
  • TriNet
  • Truckee Meadows Water Authority
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • Urban Roots
  • US Forest Service- Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
  • Walker Basin Conservancy
  • Western Cultural Resource Management, Inc.
  • Zonge International