Opportunities & Affiliations

Columbia University Undergraduate Departments

DEES The Department of Earth and Environmental Science, Columbia College.
E3BThe Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology, Columbia College.
EEE The Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
SDEV Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development, Columbia College.

Columbia Earth Institute

LDEO Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
EICES Eath Institute Center for Environmental Sustainability
GISS Goddard Institute for Space Studies
CEISIN Center for International Earth Science Information Network

Institutes, Organizations and Projects

Arsenic Mobilization in Bangladesh Groundwater project
Black Rock Forest Consortium
Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities
Summer Research Institute (SRI) at Barnard
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Other Web Resources

Study Abroad (Programs Approved by BarnardScholarships for Study Abroad)
Selected Scholarships and Fellowships Guide, Office of the Dean of Studies
Outside Scholarships
Department of Earth and Environmental Science (CU) Graduate School Resources
Graduate School of Journalism and School of Arts and Sciences (CU)
School of International and Public Affairs (CU)
National Science Foundation (NSF) - search for Research Experiences for Undergraduates (Summer REU's), Glassdoor (Jobs & Careers)
Columbia Interactive - on-line seminars

Jobs and Internships

Beyond Barnard

Outside On-line Eco Job Resources:
Environmental Career Opportunities
The Environmental Careers Organization (eco.ORG) for Internships and Careers, including parnerships with governmental, corporate and nonprofit agencies. Also includes ECO publications on careers.
Environmental Jobs and Careers
ScienceCareers - a weekly on-line publication of Science Online (AAAS, American Association for the Advancement of Science) devoted to scientific training and career development, providing global news, profiles of emerging careers, and advice from experts in the international scientific community. It includes a Search for Jobs, a free network of science jobs, resources and tips for developing a career and finding jobs.
National Science Foundation (NSF) - search for Research Experiences for Undergraduates (Summer REU's), Glassdoor (Jobs & Careers)
Orion Grassroots Jobsource for Jobs and Internships, a network of over 500 grassroots organizations; place-based work in conservation, education, restoration, and environmental justice.

Particular Programs:

Student Conservation Association - provides listing of conservation service opportunities, outdoor skills and leadership training.
Cooperative Center for Study Abroad - Consortium which offers Study Abroad Programs and Internships Abroad.
Greenpeace - listings of jobs and internships for the organization.
National Science Foundation (NSF) - Jobs and Careers at NSF, Glassdoor (Jobs Postings)
Public Interest Research Groups (PIRG) connect to jobs with the PIRG your state.
Summer Internships in Sustainable Agriculture at the Center for Environmental Farming Systems North Carolina Dept. of Agriculture in partnership with NC State University.

Other Resources

Environmental Data Exchange - One-stop shop for the exchange of environmental information on the web for environmental professionals.
Environmental Defense Fund - Environmental advocacy organization.
Environmental Protection Agency - US EPA Career and Internship Listings
National Environmental Directory - contains over 13,000 organizations in the US "concerned with environmental issues and envronmental education."
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) - Non profit that uses law, science, and the support of its 500000+ members to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to safeguard the Earth.
Orion Society - inform, inspire, and engage individuals and grassroots organizations to become significant cultural forces for healing nature and community. Their Orion Network provides services and support to over a thousand grassroots organizations engaged in ecological, social, and cultural change.
Public Interest Research Group for national issues and campaigns, updates and resources.
Wetlands Live ! Rainforest Live ! Oceans Live ! - Join students from the School for Field Studies on their semester-long learning expeditions with live field reports from around the world.
Women Oceanographers at Lamont-Doherty - Check out this site that Lamont-Doherty produced, featuring women in Oceanography.