Preparing our Workforce: Hosting Career Discussions

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Preparing our Workforce

This course is designed to help faculty and non-academic professionals host career discussions with students. The course provides learners with specific career-related content, materials, and well-tested tools that will help in facilitating geoscience career discussions and presentations. The course will cover three main sections:

  1. Thinking Outside the Box: Examining all types of geoscience careers
  2. Workforce trends: Looking at the past to understand the future
  3. Networking: The key to landing that geoscience career

This course is ideal for working professionals or retired geoscientists who give presentations to geoscience departments, attend conferences, or participate in career fairs to talk to students about what they can do with their geoscience degree.


  • American Geosciences Institute