GEOSCIENCE CAREER WORKSHOPS
Part 1: Career Planning and Informational Interviewing.
Tuesday, 15 May, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Your job-hunting process should begin with career planning, not when you apply for jobs. This workshop will help you begin this process and will introduce you to informational interviewing.
Part 2: Geoscience Career Exploration.
Tuesday, 15 May, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
What do geologists in various sectors earn? What do they do? What are the pros and cons to working in academia, government, and industry? Workshop presenters, and professionals in the field, will address these issues.
Part 3: Cover Letters, Résumés, and CVs.
Wednesday, 16 May, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
How do you prepare a cover letter? Does your résumé need a good edit? Whether you are currently in the market for a job or not, learn how to prepare the best résumé possible. You will review numerous examples to help you learn important résumé dos and don’ts.
Student Travel Grants
Deadline: 9 April 2018
Students who are GSA members and who register for the meeting are eligible to apply for a student travel grant. Please check Rocky Mountain Section Travel Grant eligibility or check Cordilleran Section Travel Grant eligibility. The application form will be available from this page during the registration period.