Exploring Ecological Careers

Seeking Submissions For Series On Non-Academic Ecological Careers

We’re still looking for articles about ecological/environmental entrepreneurship, education, ecotourism, and science communication, and are open to hearing about other nontraditional ecological career paths outside of academia. All articles in the series are free to read. See the list below for what’s been published so far:

Exploring Ecological Careers – a new Frontiers series
Museum careers – so much more than curating collections!
Expect the unexpected: private-sector careers
Breaking into science writing
An ecologist’s guide to careers in science policy advising
Careers in science diplomacy and international policy
It’s dirty, but it’s not dirt: scientists in state policy
Ecological consulting as a career option
Opportunities in science editing

Upcoming articles will cover careers in federal agencies, biological field stations, wildlife filmmaking, federally funded research and development centers (FFRDCs), and cooperative extension services.

Contact Sue Silver (suesilver@esa.org) for more details or with pre-submission inquiries.