UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Geography and Geographic Information Science

Careers in Geography

What do Geographers do?

Geographers perform a wide variety of jobs in geographic subfields such as cartography, geographic information systems, remote sensing, urban and regional planning, housing and community development, retail site location, computer mapping, environmental analysis, climatology and resource conservation. Most geographers work in four basic career fields: business, government, planning or teaching. Geographers collect and analyze data to search for solutions to a variety of spatial problems related to each subfield.

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Other Resources

Association of American Geographers

GIS Jobs Clearinghouse

Geo Job Source

GIS Recruiters/GeoSearch/GeoSource

GIS Jobs

GIS Jobs and Careers

Jobs in Geoscience, Geosciences, Geology, Geography, Env. Sciences, Remote Sensing, GIS, Earth Sciences and Climate

Occupational Outlook Quarterly 

Continental Mapping

State of Minnesota Workforce System

National Geospatial Intelligence Agency Careers

WiscJobs- The Official Website for State of Wisconsin Jobs

The Federal Government's Official Job Site

U.S. Census (Count, Classify, and Map People)

U.S. State Department (Diplomatic Corps)

Peace Corps

Central Intelligence Agency

Defense Intelligence Agency

GIS/Geospatial Markets and Opportunities

UK and Ireland - Visit GreenJobs for the latest in - GIS Jobs, Geographic Information System Jobs and Geography Jobs

Contact Us

Geography and
Geographic Information Science
geography@uwrf.edu
715-425-3264
8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
344 Kleinpell Fine Arts

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