Recommended career resources

Pomerantz Career Center

For job search and resume basics.

American Association of Geographers (AAG)

Jobs from the American Association of Geographers website. Members can log-in to access all jobs on the site.

GIS Jobs Clearinghouse

Hundreds of postings in both GIS and Remote Sensing.

Chronicle of Higher Education Careers

A wide range of jobs mostly centered in higher academia.

ESRI Careers

Jobs available from the originators of the ARC series of software (ArcGIS, ArcView, ArcEditor).

Earthworks Jobs

Large database of jobs ranging from jobs in environmental protection to the oil industry.


Job board for sustainability and geography-oriented careers.

Career Builder

A large very general job search engine with jobs in all fields.

GeoSearch Inc.

Jobs serving the geospatial sciences.

The official job-listings site of the US Federal Government.


Visit GreenJobs for the latest in GIS JobsGeography Jobs, and Geographic Information System Jobs.

Career resources for UI graduate students

The Graduate College offers robust professional development services, including career guidance, national grants and fellowships support, and Iowa's Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL).

For more information on graduate student professional development services, visit the Grad Success Center.