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Earth Sciences: Geoscience Careers

A guide to the reference sources and indexes to the journal literature in earth sciences.

Key Resources

AGI’s Geoscience Workforce – Produced by the American Geosciences Institute (AGI).

AGI’s Guide to Geoscience Careers and Employers includes information about employment sectors and current listings.

GeoConnection – AGI’s community space with updates and tips about careers and opportunities in the geosciences.

Additional Resources

USAJobs is the official job listing site for US government agencies such as the US Geological Survey, the EPA and the National Park Service.  Filter by agency or search by keyword.

Non-Traditional Careers  Discusses the many career paths available to geoscience graduates, from policy and education to research and law. Based on the 2013 Geoscience in the 21st Century Workforce workshop.

Science Careers Podcast: Geoscience Careers (2008) (6:21 min.)

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