What and Why we Teach – Interdisciplinary GIS Position

One of Spatial Analysis Lab alums brought this cool job Interdisciplinary GIS Specialist  to my attention.  It certainly has all the ingredients for the type of student we teach at Smith, especially within the Environmental Science and Policy Program. Thanks Naomi !

Finding GIS Careers

Jobs and careers eventually become the focus for many our our students.  I have let slip every now and then that GIS could be thought of as a “Guaranteed Income Source”.  So,  I usually scan the GIS job boards, listerservs, etc. every now and then to get a sense of what industry and organizations are […]

Deputy Director of GIS and Information Management

manage a wide variety of data and information resources to support operations and analytics for Forestry, Horticulture and Natural Resources. Work with managers and cooperating researchers on analyses and data dissemination/coordination.

NOAA summer 2011 internship

Project Description: You’ll work with us to develop a trial storm wave forecasting atlas for use by the National Weather Service to provide emergency wave height information to mariners using a new, GIS-based software tool developed at our Center.

GIS Volunteer in Belize

Assisting the Sustainable Land-Use Programme to develop a program for monitoring land use change over time within the Golden Stream Landscape.

Monitoring Field Leader Position

Monitoring Field Leader Position at University of Montana. Position Responsibilities Use GPS to map weed invasion, wilderness character, and recreation impacts Implement protocols to collect weed, recreation and wilderness character data Conduct restoration activities, including weed-pulling and campsite restoration Educate/train volunteers in wilderness issues, monitoring, and restoration Adapt to changing field conditions, e.g. weather, route […]