Geoscience Careers in Mineral Exploration

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Thursday, April 21, 2011 | 1 hour 10 mins
Series: AGI Workforce Careers Webinar
In this webinar, our speakers discuss geoscience careers in mineral exploration.

Geoscience Careers in Minerals Exploration

In this webinar, our speakers cover the following topics:

  • How to prepare yourself for a career in minerals exploration. Find out what type of academic background recruiters are looking for in geoscience graduates.
  • An overview of the minerals exploration industry including an explanation of what a junior exploration company does vs. an intermediate sized or major exploration / mining company.
  • Find out what career paths exist in the different types of companies.
  • The future outlook for employment opportunities in the minerals exploration industry.

Our speakers include:

  • Professor Bill Chavez, New Mexico Technical University
  • David Groves, Newmont Mining Corporation
  • M. Steve Enders, Society of Economic Geologists

Webinar Co-sponsors: PreCambrian Research Center, University of Minnesota, Duluth, Australian Institute of Geoscientists, MiHR (Mining Industry Human Resources Council), Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, Society of Economic Geologists, Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada