Geographical Sciences Careers & Networking Panel
October 26, 2022 | 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. | Virtual - RSVP via Careers4Terps to get the Zoom link
Public, private, and non-profit organizations attend this event to fill internship and full-time positions, as well as network with undergraduate and graduate students. All majors, degree levels, and alumni are welcome to attend. This event will be of particular interest to students majoring in Geography, Geographic Information Systems, and Environmental Science and Policy.
- ABPA Institute
- American Association of Geographers
- Assedo Consulting
- Bureau of Transportation Statistics
- Coding It Forward
- City of Hyattsville
- Maryland Environmental Trust
- National Scholarships Office
- NASA DEVELOP National Program
- Transportation Services
- U.S. Census Bureau
- U.S. Department of Transportation - Bureau of Transportation Statistics
- University of Maryland, Campus GIS
- University of Maryland, Master of Science in GIS and GEOINT
- USDA - APHIS
- USDA - ARS
Additional Organizations TBA
Bring your questions! You will have the option of submitting questions via the chat box or unmuting yourself to ask the question. Students usually ask questions about their background, classes that were helpful, application tips, etc.
- Intro of staff & employers
- Open breakout rooms
- Reconvene and end the session
Students: Prepare to Network and Apply
- Prepare your resume- you may make a connection at the event who requests your resume
- Check out these options to request individual guidance
- Research the organizations attending ahead of time
- Top questions to ask during a “job seeking” informational interview
Suggested attire: Business Casual. If you have questions about this event, please email the Feller Center’s Career Outreach Specialist, Gabe Pickett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hosted by: The Department of Geographical Sciences, the BSOS Feller Center for Academic Advising & Career Planning, and the University Career Center.
Past GEOG Fairs & Networking Events:
For additional information about this fall/spring event, Contact Gabe Pickett, email@example.com.
Job & internship opportunities filtered by area in Careers4Terps: go.umd.edu/GEOGjobs