Career Opportunities

Here are a few links to the possible careers and explanation of those careers in Geography, Geology, and Environmental Studies and Science. SRU's Career Services has a resource that supplies a general description of a degree program, a list of possible career paths, and skills and specific to the program.

Geography

Geospatial Technology: The Land of Milk and Honey

The US News and World Report includes urban regional planners among its 30 Best Careers of 2009.

A multi-faceted job for a multi-talented person includes an overview of field, a "day in the life," salary data and so on.

GeospatialCareers.net is for students and others interested in learning about careers in geospatial technologies.

A 17-page survey of jobs in geography from the US Department of Labor

The Association of American Geographers - List of possible jobs for Geographers, on-line job search tools, etc.

Portland State University Career Center - Links to career resources

Here are two GIS job sites: GISjobs.com and GeoSearch

Colorado University Resources for Geographers - Resources and links for geographers

Geology

American Geological Institute: a federation of earth science associations with all sorts of information, including this guide to the Geoscience Workforce

The Geological Society of America: a scientific society that includes a careers section

Environmental Science and Studies

Environmental Jobs & Careers Directory of environmental jobs

Student Conservation Association - Its mission is to engage young people in hands-on service to the land

Environmental Jobs and Careers - Contains environmental job postings and career information

Sustainability

Sustainable education and careers