Operations Research

Holland Code: ICR Binder Number: 90
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GENERAL CAREER INFORMATION


Focus 2
www.focuscareer2.com/Portal/Login.cfm?SID=782A new online, self-guided, interactive program designed to help you select your college major and plan your career. For first time users, come to the Career Resource Room, Building 599 to obtain the access code.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
http://www.bls.gov/ooh/Math/Operations-research-analysts.htmThe Handbook gives you job search tips and links to information about the job market.

O*Net
http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-2031.00O*Net is a full-access, online version of the occupational network database.

What Operations Research Is
http://www.scienceofbetter.org/what/index.htm Informative article detailing the logistics behind a career in operations research.

Operations Research Analyst Job Description and Education
http://careers.stateuniversity.com/pages/221/Operations-Research-Analyst.htmlGeneral information pertinent to work in the field of Operations Research.

College Grad
http://www.collegegrad.com/careers/proft47.shtmlA description of the Operations Research Analyst career.

My Majors
http://www.mymajors.com/careers-and-jobs/Operations-Research-AnalystAn overall analysis of how to become an Operations Researcher and what the occupation does.

School Soup
http://www.schoolsoup.com/careers/career_info.php?career_id=40#career_info.php?career_id=40&_suid=138437460386702853655087851389Learn about Operations Research working conditions, employment, training, and job outlook.

GET EXPERIENCE


Career Services Internship Page
http://career.sa.ucsb.edu/internshipsCheck out this section of the Career Services website for information about internships, how to get credit, and for listings of various internships available.

SIAM: Internships and Career Info
http://www.siam.org/careers/internships.php#boeingSIAM exists to ensure the strongest interactions between mathematics and other scientific and technological communities through membership activities, publication of journals and books, and conferences.

Operations Internships--Simply Hired
http://www.simplyhired.com/a/jobs/list/q-operations+internshipsListing of different internships within or related to Operations Research field.

Internships.com
http://www.internships.com/search/posts?Keywords=Operations&Location=Listing of operations internships.

Indeed.com
http://www.indeed.com/q-Operation-Research-Analyst-Intern-jobs.htmlOperations Research Analyst Internship Opportunities

LinkedIn
https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/operations-research-intern-jobsOperations Research Intern Opportunities

GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS


Peterson's Guide
www.petersons.comUtilize this database to find where graduate programs are offered throughout the U.S.

GradSchools.com
http://www.gradschools.com/search-programs/operations-researchThis is a comprehensive website that provides information about where graduate programs are offered throughout the nation.

Choices (Download File)
Go to the Career Resources Room to view the CHOICES lab version of graduate schools programs and learn more about schools located outside California.

Master’s Programs in Ops Research
http://www.universities.com/edu/Masters_degrees_in_Operations_Research.htmlGeneral web listing of master’s programs in operations research.

Education-Portal
http://education-portal.com/articles/Master_of_Business_Administration_MBA_Operations_Management_Degree_Overview.htmlLearn about an MBA in Operations Research.

Campus Explorer
http://www.campusexplorer.com/colleges/major/FCF8A86C/Engineering/198B97E5/Operations-Research/A listing of universities with Operations Research programs.

ORMS Educational Programs
https://www.informs.org/Build-Your-Career/INFORMS-Student-Union/ORMS-Educational-Programs/ORMS-Educational-Programs-in-the-U.SOperations Research/Management Services Educational Programs in the U.S.

EMPLOYMENT


GauchoLink
http://career.sa.ucsb.edu/studentsCheck out UCSB's official site for jobs, internships, and on-campus interviews. Click on the GauchoLink Student Login (blue/green)box on the right side of the screen.

Indeed.com
http://www.indeed.com/jobs?q=operations+research+analyst&l=This site provides a vast resource with job postings in the field of operations research.

SimplyHired.com
http://www.simplyhired.com/k-operations-research-jobs.htmlThis website presents a listing of jobs available in operations research.

Operations Research Listings
http://www.operationscrossing.com/video/5062/Operations-Research-Jobs-OperationsCrossing-Com/ Job listing and videos on the subject of operations research.

Career Builder
http://www.careerbuilder.com/jobs/keyword/Operation-Research-Analyst/List of job opportunities in Operations Research.

Jobs.com
http://www.jobs.com/jobs/search?q=operations%20researchOperations Research Job Listings.

Employment Crossing
http://www.operationscrossing.com/article/280078/Operations-Research-Jobs/A search agent specifically for Operations Reseach positions.

Salary.com
http://jobs.salary.com/Job-Openings/Operations-Research-Analyst-Jobs.htmlOperations Research Job Openings.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS


International Federation of Operational Research Societies
http://www.ifors.org/ This organization comprises of the national Operations Research societies whose mission is to promote Operations Research as an academic discipline and a profession.

Military Operations Research Society
http://www.mors.org/ The objective of MORS is to enhance the quality and effectiveness of military operations research.

International Association of Railway Operations Research
http://www.iaror.org/index.htmlThe Association is an educational charity and, as such, is expected to provide benefits to the relevant sections of the general public.

The Association for Operations Management
http://www.apics.org/homeAssociation supports Operations Researchers in their career.

INFORMS
http://www.informs.org/Resource for American Operations Researchers

The OR Society
http://www.theorsociety.com/Provides training, conferences, publications and information to those working in Operational Research. Features study groups, regional societies, training, publications, conferences and news.

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Please note this resource is not a comprehensive list but provides a general overview of this career.