Job Opportunies and Career Advice

  • Online Student Planning Guide to Grad School and Beyond - a guide to help upper-division undergraduate and graduate students in science, engineering, and mathematics to make career and educational choices.
  • National Academy of Sciences Career Planning Center - a "one-stop shopping" location for job openings and the guidance and information needed to make decisions about education and career choices.
  • Association for Support of Graduate Students a service organization of graduate students, graduate-student organizations (GSOs), and graduate-degree-granting institutions.
  • Earthworks - hotlinks below to find the latest career hunting opportunities in the geosciences.
  • Science's Nextwave - offers a series of forums on issues related to science careers and policy, a regular feature on nontraditional science-based careers, a network of correspondents, and links to other resources.
  • The Environmental Careers Organization - a national, nonprofit organization to protect and enhance the environment is accomplished through internships, career advice, career, publications, and research and consulting.
  • Peterson's Guides - information dissemination about elementary and secondary schools, colleges and universities, professional degree programs, study abroad, executive management programs, distance learning, financial aid, internships, summer programs, and career information.
  • Geosci-jobs - for posts of employment opportunity announcements in earth science, including geology, geophysics, seismology, engineering geology, geological engineering, civil engineering, paleontology, petroleum geology, petroleum engineering, mineralogy, mine engineering, hydrology, earth science, oceanography, physical geography, geomorphology, and geoscience education.
  • GSA Job Bulletin - position announcements from employers using the Geological Society of America's Employment Service.
  • AGU Career Development Guide - promo for a book on science employment and opportunities, career planning, self-assessment, research science, resumes and CVs, resume case studies, cover letters, interviews, perceptions and realities.
  • HigherEd Jobs - a collection of Internet resources for the academic job hunter. It includes links to faculty, staff, and administrative announcements and is not restricted to teaching positions.
  • Academic Employment Network - A national clearinghouse linking teaching and academic institutions with available positions.
  • Water and Wastewater Jobs - a virtual "Clearinghouse" for employers and individuals looking for employment relating to jobs in the Water and Wastewater markets.