Post-Graduate Employment

Post Graduation Employment Survey Results

Potential Employers

Environmental Science Graduates

Government Agencies

Senior Environmental Scientist, U.S. EPA Environmental Monitoring Systems Lab, NV
Environmental Scientist, National Marine Fisheries Service, Environmental Conservation Division, Seattle, WA
Environmental Scientist, Utah Department of Environmental Quality, Salt Lake City, UT
Regional Manager, Department of Fisheries, Marine Fish Division, Bellingham, WA

Consulting Firms

Environmental Consultant, Golder and Associates, Seattle, WA
Project Scientist, Roy S. Weston Consultants, Seattle, WA
Environmental Chemist, Hart Crowser, Inc., Seattle, WA
Environmental Scientist/Risk Assessment, EVS Consultants, Vancouver, BC

Field of Education

Outreach and Evaluation coordinator, Washington State University, Everett, WA

NASA Seaquest Coordinator, Northwest Indian College, Ferndale, WA
Instructor, Grays Harbor College, Aberdeen, WA
Research Technologist I, Institute for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, WWU, Bellingham, WA
Equipment Technician I, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

Private Industry

Senior Lab Technician, ARCO, Cherry Point Refinery, Ferndale, WA
GIS & IT Support Specialist, Remtech Services, Inc., Tonopah, NV
Research Scientist II, Battelle Marine Sciences Lab, Sequim, WA
Senior Chemist, METRO, Trace Organics Lab, Seattle, WA
Environmental Scientist II, Research Triangle Institute, NC
Environmental Scientist, Ketchikan Pulp and Paper, Ketchikan, AK

Further Education

Ph.D. Candidate, School of Forestry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Ph.D. Candidate, Oregon State University, Department of Microbiology, Corvallis, OR
Postdoc, Manomet Center for Conservation Science, Manomet, MA

Geography/Environmental Studies/Environmental Education Graduates

Government Agencies

Environmental Health Specialist, Whatcom County Health and Human Services, Bellingham, WA
Water Resources Manager, Public Works, Lynden, WA
GIS Analyst, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Seattle, WA
GIS Analyst, Washington State Department of Health, Olympia, WA
Emergency Management Coordinator, Lawrence Livermore Labs, CA
Environmental Specialist, U.S. Navy, San Diego, CA
Park Ranger, North Cascades National Park, Sedro Woolley, WA
Planner, Port of Bellingham, Bellingham, WA
Water Resources Specialist, Whatcom County, WA

Consulting Firms

BEK Engineering, Bellingham, WA
Planner, Planimetrics, CT

Field of Education

Instructor, Everett Community College, Everett, WA
Instructor, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
Lecturer, Woodring School of Education, WWU, Bellingham, WA
Lead Ranger, Discovery Park, Seattle, WA

Private Industry

GIS Analyst, Gates Foundation, Seattle, WA
Coastal Planner, New York
Consultant, The World Bank
Environmental Educator, Washington Energy, Seattle, WA
Tour Coordinator, Thailand Ecotours
Executive Director, Education Center, Portland, OR

Non-Profit Organizations

Director, SKY Education Programs, Pacific Northwest Trail Association, Sedro Woolley, WA
Environmental Educator, Padilla Bay Estuarine Reserve, Mt. Vernon, WA
Education Director, North Cascades Institute, Sedro Woolley, WA
Research Fellow, Resources for the Future, China
Research Coordinator, International Development, Santa Cruz, CA

Further Education

Fulbright Scholar in Africa
Ph.D. Candidate, University of British Columbia
Ph.D. Candidate, Stanford University, CA