Environmental Careers

Current Opportunities

Employment Listings

Employment Resources at NIU

Huskies Get Hired!

NIU Major Weblinks 
(careers for ENVS Majors)

NIU Career Services

NIU Human Resources 

General Environmental Career Resources

Why should I get a green career? - Website

What can I do with a degree in Environmental Studies? - Article : Portland State University Resource

Guide to Environmental Science Careers - Website

Guide to Green Careers - Website

Green and Sustainability Jobs and Career Resources - Article

Guide to Sustainability Careers - Website

Turning Green Degrees into Sustainable Careers - Website

Find Energy Jobs - Website : Webinar

Sustainability Careers and How to Get Them Fast - Website

Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile Tips - Website

Career Specific Details

Qualifications, Skills, Certifications for environmental employment

Environmental Consulting Career Advice 

EPA Catalog of Training Opportunities for Green Infrastructure Technologies

Water Sector Training and Certification Opportunities 


What is Environmental Psychology?

Resources for Students in STEM

The National Science Foundation and NASA are working to promote resources for students in STEM. The Institute for Broadening Participation provides current information on funding opportunities.

Students can visit www.pathwaystoscience.org to search for education and career training opportunities in STEM:

  • 650+ Paid summer research experiences for undergraduates
  • 300+ Graduate fellowships, mentoring and professional development opportunities

Contact Us

Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability and Energy
325 Montgomery Hall
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115