SNRAS Forest Soils Lab Field Technician Matthew Robertson tests carbon dioxide in the forest floor. Careers such as this will be discussed at the natural resources career day on Nov. 4. (Photo by Todd Paris, UAF Marketing)Students interested in careers in natural resources are encouraged to attend the UAF Natural Resources, Fisheries, and Sciences Career Day Wednesday, Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Wood Center.
In addition to nearly forty career information booths there will be panel discussions from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and from 1 to 2 p.m. Participants are Heather Knudsen, US Fish and Wildlife Service; DeAnne Stevens, Alaska Division of geological and Geophysical Surveys; Matt Evenson, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Sport Fish Division; and Steve Murphy, ABR Inc.
Students attending the fair will learn what qualities, skills, education, and experience employers look for; the wide range of possible educational, employment, and internship opportunities available; and whether or not a graduate degree is helpful in a particular field.
The event is sponsored by UAF Career Services, SNRAS, UAF Alumni Association, College of Natural Science and Mathematics, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences.