Welcome to the Geography Bulletin Board

Welcome to the Geography Department's Digital Bulletin Board! Here we'll post about events, fundraisers, panels, and gatherings from across campus. Check back frequently to see if there's anything that appeals to your interests!   … [Read more...]

GIS operator I position

The Rappahannock Electric Cooperative is has a GIS Operator I position available - applications close Aug 5. Please see this announcement: GISOPERATORI07052019REPOST … [Read more...]

The Laura Bassi Scholarship

The Laura Bassi Scholarship, which awards a total of $8,000 thrice per annum, was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed. The scholarships are open to every discipline and the next round of funding will be awarded in July 2019:      Summer 2019      Application deadline: 25 July 2019      Results: 15 August 2019All currently enrolled master’s and doctoral candidates are eligible to  apply, as are academics in the first five years of their employment.   Applicants are required to submit a completed application form along with their CV through the application portal by the relevant deadline. Further details and application portal:https://editing.press/bassi … [Read more...]

1Spatial Consultant Position

Tysons area company, 1Spatial is looking for a consultant position that might be right for a graduate or MGIS alumni   Follow the link below for more details: Consultant … [Read more...]

Job Opportunity at the University of Richmond

See below, about a position starting this Fall 2019 Semester at the University of Richmond   University Of Richmond Interim Spatial Analysis Laboratory Director Position Description20190603 (002) … [Read more...]

Geospatial Intern/Research Assistant

Please follow this link to learn more about this internship/research assistant opportunity! … [Read more...]

2019 Youth Conservation Corps Crew Leaders

Virginia State Parks are now recruiting 2019 Youth Conservation Corps Crew Leaders. Leaders have an opportunity to live and work within Virginia State Parks and an ideal opportunity to mentor ten high school students through teamwork and conservation work. If you have any students that are enrolled in at least their sophomore year we would love to have them participate in YCC this … [Read more...]

Defense Intelligence Agency is hiring

The Defense Intelligence Agency is currently collecting applications for an upcoming (July) hiring event - and also for 2020 summer internships.  The closing date for the full-time positions is 20 April, and for internships it’s 4 May. The link is https://diajobs.dia.mil and all the various categories for employment are laid out there in separate links. More about working at DIA can be found at https://www.dia.mil/Careers-Internships/ Most Geography majors would be best suited for the Analysis career field, but if they want to apply for others, they must apply to each separately. We are not asking applicants to apply for specific jobs - only to broad career fields. More about being a DIA analyst is at https://www.dia.mil/careers-internships/career-fields/analysis-and-counterintelligence/ An application for a full-time job is pretty simple - it’s basically an expanded resume. I’d encourage applicants to detail their research projects, study abroad experiences, … [Read more...]

Internship Opportunity

If any graduating seniors are interested in a job at the Office of Management and Budget click the link below to see available positions: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/529548200   … [Read more...]

Students Helping Honduras 5K

Want  to  run  5K?  Or help  out at one?  Check it out! … [Read more...]

Job Opportunity: GIS Analyst – Emergency Management

This is a position held by an alumnus until just recently. It is for Dorchester County Emergency Management Department, in Summerville, SC 29483. See the announcement here. Ian Purcell '18 says, "feel free to pass along my contact information and point them to my LinkedIn. It’s a great opportunity for anyone who’s looking to break into emergency management or 9-1-1." … [Read more...]