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Career activities and job and salary outlook in the various subfields of oceanography

Many of these Oceanography listings will require advanced degrees, but this will provide you with a feel for the types of possibilities if you decide on this area for your career

Sea Grant Marinecareers.net

American Geophysical Union- Careers in Science

Stanford University Listing of links to Marine Science Jobs

The Oceanography Society's job listing board

Job links at the Dalhousie University Department of Oceanography

Job Links at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric administration website

Careers in oceanography usually require an advanced degree (Masters or Ph.D.). A Bachelor's degree in science or math is considered an important qualification for embarking on graduate study in oceanography. Students doing graduate work in oceanography typically have undergraduate degrees in either biology, chemistry, geology, physics, mathematics or engineering.


Job Search Resources

Professional Organizations

American Association of Petroleum Geologists  (AAPG)  EXPLORER Magazine

AAPG Career Center

American Geophysical Union (AGU)

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)  EARTH Magazine

Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG) AEG News  Environmental and Engineering Geoscience

Geological Society of America  (GSA)  All Publications  GSA Today

National Association of State Boards of Geology


The following websites discuss career activities and the job placement and salary outlook for many subfields of geology

American Geosciences Institute - Careers in Geosciences

Geological Society of America - Professional Development

American Geophysical Union Careers Center

Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists Careers



Many of these listings will require advanced degrees, but this will provide you with a feel for the types of possibilities if you decide on this area for your career

Indeed.com

USAJobs.gov (Federal Government Jobs)

State of Ohio Jobs Search

GSA Careers Resources

AEG Job Search (with membership)

AAPG Jobs Search

AAPG EXPLORER Classifieds

Geology.com

Geology Shop

Resource Personnel Oil & Gas Jobs (specialize in supplying professionals for field development teams to the upstream oil and gas industry worldwide)