Joint B.S./M.S. degree program in Biodiversity and Conservation Biology
Questions about Careers
This page provides answers to frequently asked questions concerning jobs and career advancement after completing the degree program. If you have other questions, or suggestions of additional sites that we should link this page to, please let me know.
Where should I look for information about jobs?
organizations have job postings on the web. The best sites are probably
those run by the Society for
Conservation Biology (SCB), and the Texas A&M
job board. For jobs in New England, the
The postings on these sites changes daily as new jobs become advertized, so it is well worth book-marking the sites that seem most relevant to you and checking them frequently.
If you are interested in specific organizations, you will find that many have their own job boards. For instance, to check out jobs at The Nature Conservancy (TNC), click here.
If there are specific types of jobs or locations that you're interested in then let me know as various people send me announcements.
What kind of jobs have graduates from the program got after leaving?
Although the B.S./M.S. program is still young, former students have gone on to obtain a wide variety of positions. These include: