ERIC Number: ED243647
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Future Employment Opportunities in the Geological Sciences.
Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO.
This booklet provides summaries of discussions presented at a forum designed to aid persons new to the job market in selecting prospective employers and determining career goals. Salary ranges, employment opportunities and trends, hiring practices and policies, and job qualifications are among the areas addressed related to employment in: (1) petroleum exploration industries; (2) the mining industry; (3) the federal government; (4) state and local governments; (5) the academic disciplines; and (6) geoscience consulting firms. Tips for successful interviews and on writing resumes are included. (JN)
Descriptors: College Science, Consultants, Employment Interviews, Employment Opportunities, Employment Potential, Employment Projections, Employment Qualifications, Geology, Government (Administrative Body), High Schools, Higher Education, Industry, Mining, Science Careers, Secondary School Science
The Geological Society of America, P.O. Box 9140, Boulder, CO 80301 (limited supply).
Publication Type: Guides - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO.
Note: Review of Presentations at GSA Briefing (Indianapolis, IN, October 31, 1983).