Geoscience Jobs and Opportunities

Web and Print Media

Includes: Positions Open, Fellowship Opportunities, Opportunities for Students, Scholarship Opportunities.
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  1. Geoscience Job Board (GJB) / Web-only.
    Web ads run on the GJB for 30 days and longer (if requested) from the post date.
  2. Bundle Geoscience Job Board (GJB Web) with GSA Today (print/digital) 
    Line ads appear both on the website as the Geoscience Job Board (GJB) and in GSA Today (print) . GSA Today is released during the first week of each month, except for a combined March/April issue which is released in March.
  3. Print: Boxed Display Job Ad in GSA Today
    Client may opt to place their job ad as a boxed display ad. Display ads have a different deadline than line ads. See GSA Today Display Rates for scheduling information. The ad will appear in the Geoscience Jobs & Opportunities section of the GSA Today print issue. As added value benefit, the text will be posted on the GJB/web for month[s] of print issue at no additional charge. Client may request text be placed on GJB/web ahead of print release for additional fee as a "bundled option" (see #2 above).

In accordance with The Geological Society of America’s (GSA) mission to advance the geosciences and to support the geoscience workforce, GSA offers advertising services. GSA accepts tasteful geoscience-related advertisements that may be of interest to the geoscience community. The Society reserves the right to decline advertising at its sole discretion.

Acceptance of advertising does not in any manner constitute GSA’s endorsement or recommendation of the providers’ products, services, policies, or practices.

Rates & Information

Product / Service Ads
> GSA Today Display Ads monthly print/digital issues
> Annual Meeting Program Book annual print/digital issue

> GeoMart Services & Supplies web page
Classified / Recruitment Job Ads
Classifieds / Recruitment Job ads
Geoscience Job Board/web and GSA Today/print
Digital Ads
Display Ads 
Web | E-mail
Ann Crawford
GSA Advertising Manager
+1-800-472-1988, ext. 1053 (toll-free)


Recruitment Ads: Geoscience Job Board (GJB web) and print media
(print media includes free posting on the GJB for month of issue)
Per line for 1st month Per Line for each addt'l month
(same ad)
Positions Open, Fellowship, and Scholarship Opportunities $9.40 $9.35
Opportunities for Students - first 25 lines FREE $5.00
Opportunities for Students - additional lines $5.00 $5.00
Situations Wanted $3.50 $3.50
Currently, rates for GJB (web) and print (GSA Today) media are the same cost per line per month.
Minimum charge is US$150. GSA will calculate cost of ad.  ~54 characters with spaces = 1 line.
Print Ads: added value benefit. Free in-print when Geoscience Job Board/web posting coincides with month(s) of print issue.
Hyperlinks: Live hyperlinks (URL or e-mail) added to GJB/web postings: $25 per ad per month (for up to five (5) live links;
more than 5 will be assessed additional fee of $5/each per month.
Links are not published independent of any recruitment ad copy. Links should be presented within the client's recruitment description.  
Add logo  (client supply JPG, PNG, or GIF file): $50 one time fee; added to GJB/web posting only


GEOSCIENCE JOB BOARD, WEB-ONLY: Submit anytime. Ads run for 30 days or longer.

PRINT IN GSA TODAY: 1st of the month, one month prior to the month of issue (also applies to cancellations) . Example: Ads for the June issue are due 1 May. Note: March/April combined issue, publishes in March.

How to Submit Job Ads

  1. Send ad copy as a Word attachment (no PDFs) OR in body of email to Be sure to include a title/header for the posting.
  2. GSA Advertising Manager will reply with the cost of the ad and send remittance form
  3. Complete and return remittance form to GSA Advertising Manager prior to scheduling.
  4. GSA Advertising Manager will post the ad to the Geoscience Job Board once client provides approval and remittance.
  5. Clients do not post ads to the Geoscience Job Board.

Include complete address, phone number, and e-mail address with all correspondence.


Payment by credit card. US$ funds. Purchase Orders not accepted. Client submits payment to GSA Advertising Manager for processing (payments are not made via GSA website).
All line ad costs are net; no agency discounts on line ads print or web.

If client is purchasing only print release, GSA requests remittance prior to print, but may send invoice with release of issue. Inquire.

GSA requires payment prior to upload/posting of ads to the GJB website. If client has purchased a bundled option / combination of GJB web posting with print issue of GSA Today client will be required to send prepayment remittance.