Environmental Careers


Current Opportunities


Local Internship Opportunities

Employment Resources

Huskies Get Hired!

NIU Major Weblinks 
(careers for ENVS Majors)

NIU Career Services

NIU Human Resources 

What can I do with a degree in Environmental Studies? - Article and PDF list

Green and Sustainability Jobs and Career Resources - Article

Sustainability Careers

Environmental Consulting Career Advice 

EPA Catalog of Training Opportunities for Green Infrastructure Technologies

Water Sector Training and Certification Opportunities 


Resources for Students in STEM

The National Science Foundation and NASA are working to promote resources for students in STEM. The Institute for Broadening Participation provides current information on funding opportunities.

Students can visit www.pathwaystoscience.org to search for education and career training opportunities in STEM:

  • 650+ Paid summer research experiences for undergraduates
  • 300+ Graduate fellowships, mentoring and professional development opportunities
  • 250+ Post-doctoral opportunities

Proactive students should sign up to receive timely information about funding, research and professional development opportunities and upcoming deadlines by filling out our on-line form at http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/Form.asp or the student information form (below), which can be returned an email attachment, snail mail or fax.

Students can also access insights and advice from peers in the field in the Webinar Archives, http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/webinars.asp, on topics such as Funding Your Graduate Education.