Jobs and Career Resources
The Department of Geology and Geography
is often sent job opportunities to share with students. The department
takes pride in its professional development and job placement rate. Department
emphasis on a combination of classroom and field experience provides a solid
foundation for future careers.
Careers in geology, geography and environmental geoscience are rapidly growing
fields. Take advantage of the many resources available to define your career.
WVU Career Services Center
University-wide student resource serving undergraduate and graduate students as well
The Eberly Writing Studio
All WVU students have the opportunity to work one-on-one with a trained peer consultant
on everything from note-taking and pre-writing to revision strategies, editing,
and effective presentation techniques.
Earthworks provides an expansive list of jobs around the globe in oil, energy, geoscience,
environmental geoscience, geography, GIS and more.
USAJOBS connects job seekers with federal employment opportunities across the U.S.
and around the world.
The AAG Jobs in Geography Center
The AAG Jobs in Geography Center is the preeminent source of academic jobs,
grad-assistantships and postdocs in geography and geography-related fields
in the public, private and nonprofit sectors.
The American Geosciences Institute
This organization represents and serves the geoscience community by providing collaborative
leadership and information to connect Earth, science and people.
The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
ASPRS promotes the responsible applications of photogrammetry, remote sensing, geographic
information systems and supporting technologies.
The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association
URISA is a multi-disciplinary geospatial community and advocacy for geospatial