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Finding Your Career

Helpful information that will help you plan for a career in environmental education, environmental science or in a related field.

Highlights of Cool Jobs in State Government Agencies

The Department of Environmental Quality and the Office of State Human Resources has produced videos that highlight department employees and their cool jobs.

Meet zookeepers Kelly Nields and Stephanie Krueger with the N.C. Zoo. View video.

Meet Ricky Osbeck, Jimmy Chang and Jason Whitman, a creative team working behind the scenes at the state Museum of Natural Sciences. View video.

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NCSU's STEM Career Projects Site

Visit the STEM Career Projects Website to view videos of professionals in a variety of STEM jobs. Learn more what it takes to do their job and how they become interested in their career.

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Search for information on starting your career as an environmental scientist including the average salary for professions, common work environments, college programs and job possibilites.


Scientists at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences - The Walking Classroom Career Series

The Walking Classroom partnered with the N.C. Musuem of Natural Sciences on a Career Series that features podcasts recorded with scientists at the museum. The podcasts are a great way to learn about career possibilities. Visit the website to listen.

Jobs, Internships and Degrees in Environmental Education

The Office of Environmental Education and Public Affairs maintains an active listing of jobs and internships in the field of environmental education. Check out the current job postings.

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