blog postsNSF Funded Research Experiences for UndergraduatesJan 27, 2014 11:45 am19 views The National Science Foundation funds a large number of research opportunities for undergraduates through its REU (Research Experiences for Undergradates) program every year.Certificates Make You More MarketableSep 19, 2014 12:15 pm21 views Certificates are a good way to make it easier to communicate your skills in writing. There are a wide range of options available, from those that you can earn on campus by taking classes and doing a couple of activities to those administered by professional organizations that require classes and, often, work experience.Recording: Graduate School and Career Search PrepApr 20, 2015 11:45 am17 views On April 20, 2015, Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences hosted a session for students focused on graduate school and career search preparation.Exploring Environmental Careers: Consulting CareersJul 1, 2015 1:30 pm156 views On June 30th, three graduates of NRES programs talked about their corporate environmental careers. Learn more and access the video. Exploring Environmental Careers Webinar: Corporate CareersJul 15, 2015 1:00 pm171 views Did you know that an NRES degree can lead to a corporate career? On July 14th, three graduates of the NRES Bachelor of Science program talked about their corporate environmental careers. Learn more and access the video.Share: What employers really look for in recent college graduatesJul 22, 2015 3:45 pm69 views An article in USA Today written by Sam Korach, Farmer School of Business at Miami University http://college.usatoday.com/2015/07/22/hiring-recent-college-graduates/Multiple Positions at Peggy Notebaert Nature MuseumJul 22, 2015 4:45 pm15 views The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago is currently seeking to fill six positions: Curriculum Specialist, Director of Development, Marketing Manager, Museum Educator, Exhibit Developer, and Visitor Studies/Exhibit Evaluation.Nature Works Everywhere Program Coordinator, The Nature ConservancyJul 23, 2015 11:30 am70 views From The Nature Conservancy: "As the Nature Works Everywhere Program Coordinator, you will take a front-seat in helping to drive the success of the Nature Works Everywhere Gardens program by managing grants, interacting with and traveling to schools across the country, tracking progress, and coordinating events."Resource Conservationist, Vermilion County SWCDJul 23, 2015 12:30 pm97 views Vermilion County (IL) Soil and Water Conservation District seeks a Resource Conservationist.Fall Seasonal Naturalist, Champaign County Forest Preserve DistrictJul 29, 2015 9:45 am8 views The Champaign County Forest Preserve District Education Department seeks a Seasonal Naturalist for fall.Forester, Plains and Community Forestry, Colorado State UniversityJul 29, 2015 3:30 pm8 views Colorado State University seeks an individual to serve as the primary local Colorado State Forestry representative.Dr. Radwan Recruiting Undergrad Student ResearchersJul 29, 2015 3:30 pm49 views Dr. Osman Radwan is recruiting undergraduates to conduct research projects focused on plant biotic and abiotic stresses using molecular biology tools.Writer/Editor, National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationJul 30, 2015 12:00 pm12 views NOAA is seeking to hire a Writer/Editor to work with the Great Lakes Lab in An Arbor, MI. Position closes August 5th. For complete details, see https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/411042100. Social Scientist Outreach Specialist, University of Wisconsin-MadisonJul 31, 2015 9:15 pm25 views University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute, a state-wide program of research, outreach and education dedicated to the protection and wise use of Great Lakes and ocean resources, seeks a Social Science Outreach Specialist. Position requires a Master's Degree, Ph.D preferred. Position description here.Restoration Supervisor, National Audubon Society (Chicago, IL) Due ASAPJul 31, 2015 9:30 pm50 views Audubon's Wings internship program seeks Restoration Supervisors in Chicago for full-time seasonal (September-March) work. Position description available here.Science Writer/Editor, North Carolina State University Sea Grant ProgramAug 3, 2015 10:45 am21 views The Sea Grant Program at North Carolina State University seeks a Public Communications Specialist to serve as a Science Writer/Editor. Application deadline is August 5th. Full information is available here.USDA Agricultural Research Service Jobs for the week of 8/3/2015Aug 3, 2015 4:00 pm73 views Weekly notice of USDA Agricultural Research Service job openings.Job Board: Forestry Jobs in AmericaAug 5, 2015 10:30 am20 views Forestry Jobs in America posts forestry positions in the United States.Post-Bachelor's Internship Project, U.S. EPAAug 6, 2015 10:00 am44 views Internship available in the Office of Water in the Washington, D.C. office of the U.S. EPA, "Water Quality Standards Uses, Antidegradation and Variances Research Participation Program." Full description available here.Post-MS Internship Project, U.S. EPAAug 6, 2015 11:00 am15 views Internship available in the U.S. EPA Region 4 office in Atlanta, GA, "GIS Analyses of Wetlands and Streams--Research Participation Program." Full description available here.Fall Pre-Law Events and ResourcesAug 7, 2015 10:00 am6 views Events and resources for students considering law school.Restoration Ecologist, McHenry County Conservation DistrictAug 7, 2015 11:00 am52 views McHenry County Conservation District seeks a Restoration Ecologist working out of the Lost Valley Visitor Center in Richmond, IL. Applications close 8/21/2015.Conservation Agent Trainee, Missouri Department of ConservationAug 10, 2015 1:45 pm50 views Missouri Department of Conservation seeks applicants for its 2016 training class (beginning April 1, 2016). Full information at https://mdc5.mdc.mo.gov/recruitment/JobDetail.aspx?intPstID=1698.Permanent Jobs with the Forest Service-August 10thAug 11, 2015 12:00 pm12 views A weekly e-mail of permanent jobs with the Forest Service, many of which have not yet been posted on USAjobs.gov.USDA Agricultural Research Service Jobs for the week of 8/10/2015Aug 11, 2015 12:15 pm47 views New vacancies with the Agricultural Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture for the week of August 10, 2015.Natural Resource Specialist, U.S. Forest ServiceAug 11, 2015 3:15 pm142 views Please see the announcement at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/PrintPreview/412150700 for information about a position with the U.S. Forest Service Northeastern Area working with the Forest Legacy program. Note that there are four possible locations for this position and that applications are due this Friday, August 14th.Field Research Specialist, Illinois State Water SurveyAug 12, 2015 3:45 pm24 views The Illinois State Water Survey, a division of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, seeks applicants for an 80% time Field Research Specialist. Applications are due August 20, 2015. Full description is available at https://jobs.illinois.edu/academic-job-board/job-details?jobID=53795. MEECS Assistant Project Coordinator, Grand Valley State UniversityAug 12, 2015 3:45 pm6 views The Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum Support program of Grand Valley State University, seeks applicants for a part-time Assistant Project Coordinator (www.gvsujobs.org/applicants/Central?quickFind=181232). Application deadline is August 21, 2015.Wildlife Biologist, US Fish and Wildlife ServiceAug 17, 2015 9:15 am35 views The US Fish and Wildlife Service seeks a Wildlife Biologist in Bloomington, MN. The application deadline is August 28th, and the full description is available at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/412670000. Assistant Professor, Forest Pathology, Michigan State UniversityAug 20, 2015 10:00 am16 views The Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences and the Department of Forestry in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at Michigan State University invite applicants for an annual year (12-month) tenure-track position at the assistant professor rank with a focus in forest and ornamental tree pathology. The position will be a joint appointment in Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences (60%) and Forestry (40%). https://jobs.msu.edu, posting #1804MS or PhD Assistantship, Urban Forestry, Ohio UniversityAug 20, 2015 10:45 am110 views We are looking for a capable student to join our Urban Forest research team at the Masters or PhD level beginning in January 2016.MAEAP Technician, Ionia Conservation District, MichiganAug 20, 2015 12:15 pm11 views The Ionia Conservation District, located in Ionia, Michigan is seeking a full-time Michigan Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) Technician. The MAEAP Technician is responsible for delivering on-farm technical assistance in Ionia and Barry County, Michigan. This includes conducting farm-specific risk assessments; coordinating local, state, and federal agency resources to help farmers reduce environmental risks; and assisting farmers in making progress toward MAEAP verification. The MAEAP Technician is also responsible for collaborating with Conservation District staff to promote MAEAP and educate diverse audiences on the importance of sustainable agriculture in the Ionia and Barry County region. Job Description located at www.ioniacd.org Application Deadline: 4:00pm EST, Monday, August 24, 2015. Fall Internship on CampusAug 24, 2015 2:00 pm51 views INGENAES, a University of Illinois Program that assists partners in Feed the Future countries to empower women and engage men for sustainable livelihoods, seeks unpaid interns this fall (applications due September 7). http://ingenaes.illinois.edu/internship-2015/Environmental Professional, Dynegy (Collinsville, IL)Aug 26, 2015 8:00 am23 views Dynegy seeks an Environmental Professional to acquire air permits, and implement programs and systems that ensure company power generating facilities comply with applicable federal and state air emission control requirements. http://jobview.monster.com/Environmental-Professional-Job-Collinsville-IL-US-155710967.aspx?mescoid=9901111000004&jobPosition=15Restoration Project Manager, State of IndianaAug 26, 2015 9:45 pm11 views See job #119647 on I- Link @ https://i-link-illinois-csm.symplicity.com . Due September 11, 2015.Resource Operations Manager, Forest Preserves of Cook CountyAug 26, 2015 9:45 pm28 views The Cook County Forest Preserves are seeking a highly motivated individual to help lead the Resource Crews in their dailyoperations. Due 9/16/2015Environmental Health and Safety Intern, Abbott LaboratoriesAug 26, 2015 9:45 pm22 views See job #119644 on I- Link @ https://i-link-illinois-csm.symplicity.com . Due November 27, 2015.Indiana DNR is hiring two Mitigation SpecialistsAug 28, 2015 2:15 pm23 views Visiting Active Transportation Coordinator - Facilities and ServicesAug 31, 2015 3:15 pm62 views The Engineering and Transportation Services Department within Facilities and Services at the University of Illinois seeks to fill a full-time Visiting Active Transportation Coordinator. The Active Transportation Coordinator is responsible for supporting the programs and services which discourage single-occupancy vehicles at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The Coordinator will partner with various entities across the campus and the community to focus on the five E’s of active transportation: education, encouragement, enforcement, engineering, and evaluation. Responsibilities include building internal and external partnerships, managing projects, securing funding, implementing safety education programs, working directly with students, faculty and staff, and conducting research on best practices.USDA Agricultural Research Service Jobs for the week of 8/31/2015Aug 31, 2015 3:30 pm20 views Undergrad Research Assistants needed for the Aquatic Ecology LabSep 2, 2015 3:30 pm64 views Outdoor Youth Development Program InstructorSep 9, 2015 3:15 pm37 views Trail and Restoration Crew MemberSep 9, 2015 3:45 pm17 views University Cooperative ExtensionSep 9, 2015 3:45 pm12 views Conservation Specialist for the Manistee Conservation DistrictSep 10, 2015 3:00 pm12 views Greater and Greener Conference ManagerSep 10, 2015 3:30 pm13 views USDA Agricultural Research Service Jobs for the week of 9/14/2015Sep 14, 2015 3:15 pm8 views Great Lakes Commission seeks Nonpoint Water Quality Project ManagerSep 14, 2015 3:30 pm28 views Upcoming Career FairsSep 15, 2015 11:30 am7 views The Business Career Fair is September 16-17, and the ACES and Sciences Career Fair is October 8. "Tips on Getting a Job With the Forest Service" WebinarSep 15, 2015 3:30 pm32 views The US Forest Service is offering the webinar on Tuesday, October 6th at 9 am MST (10 am in Illinois). Registration is only available to the first 100 participants!