Science & the Environment

Science & the Environment Career Community

You’re an investigator, interested in how the universe works. Whether that means working in a laboratory, getting out into the field to observe the world, maintaining archives, or helping present information through exhibits and collections, you’re all about solving problems through scientific approaches.

Professional Areas

Below are some of the professional fields that are included in the Science & the Environment Career Community.

  • Agriculture, Aquaculture, Viticulture
  • Animals and Wildlife Conservation
  • Applied Research and Development
  • Archives
  • Astrophysics
  • Curation
  • Climatology
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Services
  • Forestry
  • Geological Research
  • Museum Collection and Preservation
  • Natural Resources
  • Renewable Energy
  • Scientific and Technical Consulting
  • Sustainability Systems and Programming

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The wrong way to email someone for career advice — and the right way to do it

Do you ever get an email or text message from someone that just rubs you the wrong way? The tone doesn’t feel quite right and you don’t know what to make of it. It’s so easy to misinterpret tone in …

By Lea Staedtler
Lea Staedtler Associate Director of Career Education and Student Employment Lea Staedtler
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PLEASE, Don’t Start Your Grad School Application Your Senior Year!

Reading time: around 5-10 minutes

This post briefly covers where and when you should start with graduate school applications.

It’s 2 AM on a Monday. I can’t sleep. I check my work email (a big no-no for many reasons). The …

By Eboni Stevens
Eboni Stevens Asst. Director of EPIC Communications and Career Coach Eboni Stevens
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Center for Global and Career Education

Are you an Environmental Sustainability major, or just hoping for a career in sustainability? Follow the link for tips and tricks in landing the green job of your dreams:

https://bit.ly/39IJA9P
Center for Global and Career Education

Here at the CGCE, we always remind people to keep an ongoing CV to record all their experiences and the accompanying skills. Here’s an article that speaks to the benefit of tracking your skills particularly when making career transitions:

https://bit.ly/3cGkXLB
Center for Global and Career Education

Interviewing for a position but not sure it’s the right fit? Gauging a company’s culture through an interview can be hard, but this article reminds us it’s still possible to learn about work culture when interviewing. Check it out to learn more:

https://bit.ly/30MauZK

Resources

Featured Classes

EPIC 171: Professional Foundations

Caroline Wagner
The Professional Foundations course is a required pre-departure course for students participating in Earlham-funded summer internships and independent student experiences…

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