Who Hires Our Grads

Graduate students from Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology have gone on to find fulfilling careers in a wide variety of fields including government, industry, academia, and NGOs/International Organizations. The following is a small sampling of some examples of organizations who have hired alumni in rewarding positions.

Government Departments


Parks Canada
Health Canada
Environment Canada
Canadian Forest Service
Alberta Environment
CSIRO Australia
Natural Resources Canada
Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Private Sector

Intuit Inc
AMEC Consulting
Timberline Natural Resources Group
Piccadilly Communications
Environics Research
Alberta Pork
Alberta Milk


Purdue University
University of Alberta
University of Florida
University of Kentucky
University of Tasmania
University of Western Australia
Orange Free State University South Africa
University of California, Davis
Virginia Tech

Non-Governmental and International Organizations

World Bank
World Wildlife Fund
International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
Africa Community Technical Services