Career Options

There are many routes you can take with your degree in Physiology and Developmental Biology. Here are a few of them with some examples:

Agriculture and Food Industry

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Developement
Canadian Institute of Food Science and Technology
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Food production companies


Brewing Industry

Brewers Association of Canada

Further Education

Graduate School

Medicine and Health Science

Alberta Cancer Board
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
Alberta Physiotherapy Association
Canadian Association of Radiologists
Canadian Cancer Society
Canadian Dental Association
Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research
Canadian Institutes of Health Research 
Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Oncology Societies
Canadian Opthalmological Society
Canadian Physiotherapy Association
Dietitians of Canada
Health Canada 
National Cancer Institute of Canada
National Centre for Audiology
National Institute of Nutrition
University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Alberta Surgical-Medical Research Institute


Pharmaceutical Industry

Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association
Pharmaceutical manufacturing companies
Pharmaceutical testing companies


Alberta Research Council
National Research Council
Private research firms
University of Alberta

Veterinary Medicine

Canadian Veterinary Medical Association

To read more about career options available go to the American Physiological Society's careers page: