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Finding a Job

It’s your Senior Year and you are looking to work in the real world next year!

The Duke Career Center provides many resources, links to national and Duke-wide search engines, and useful tips on how to write resumes, C.V.s, and cover letters for job seekers.

In addition, here are a variety of links that provide everything from career descriptions and advice to actual job listings and search engines for opportunities for students who are interested to work in the myriad of fields contained within the Earth and Ocean Sciences.    Click on the below links to learn more.


American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists Career Center

American Association of Petroleum Geologists Career Center

American Association of Zoos and Aquariums  Jobs

American Avalanche Association Employment

American Chemical Society Geochemistry Division Job Opportunities

American Fisheries Society Job Board

American Gas Association Job Board

American Geophysical Union Career Pathfinder

American Meteorological Society Career Resources

Association of Environmental and & Engineering Geologists Careers 

Association for Women Geoscientists Career Center

Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography Careers and Employment

Association of Applied Geochemists Job Opportunities

Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society Employment

Geochemical Society Career Center

Geological Society of America Geocareers

Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society Opportunities

Imaging and Geospatial Society Careers

International Association of Hydrogeologists Job Listings

National Association of Black Geoscientists Career Opportunities

National Association of Environmental Professionals Career Website

National Association of Geoscience Teachers Career Hub

National Groundwater Association Job Board

Oceanography Society Career Resources

Oil and Gas Industry List of Company Career Sites

Seismological Society of America Jobs

Society of Exploration Geophysicists Career Center

Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts Job Opportunities

Society for Sedimentary Geology Job Opportunities

Soil Science Society of America Careers



American Geoscience Institute Jobs

American Institute of Hydrology Jobs

American Petroleum Institute Careers Overview

American Water Resources Association Careers

Biosphere 2 Opportunities

Centers for Ocean Science Education and Excellence Career Center

Coastal and Estuarine Research Foundation Job Postings

Desert Research Institute Career Opportunities

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Employment

Paleontological Research Institute Jobs

Scripps Institution of Oceanography Jobs

Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Mining Jobs

Southwest Research Institute Work with Us

Waterkeeper Alliance Careers

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Employment


GEOSCIENCE IN GENERAL Geology, Petroleum, and Earth Science Jobs



United States and Global Geological Surveys Websites



American Association for the Advancement of Science Science Careers

National Academy of Science Career Opportunities

National Science Teachers Association Career Center

STEM Careers Website



National Aeronautics and Space Administration Careers

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Opportunities

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Work with Us

National Park Service Work with Us

National Science Foundation Careers

United States Antarctic Program Opportunities

United States Army Corps of Engineers Careers

United States Department of Energy Job Opportunities

United States Environmental Protection Agency Careers

United States Forest Service Working with Us

United States Geological Survey Career Services

Smithsonian Institution Work with Us