Energy, Environment & Sustainability

Explore the Energy, Environment & Sustainability Career Community.

Do you have an investigative mindset and like solving complex problems? The Energy, Environment & Sustainability Community includes fields such as Research and Development, Marine Science, Environment Management, Energy, Physical Sciences, and Food and Agriculture. This community is for you if you like defining problems, gathering data and interpreting findings.

You may also be curious about analyzing systems, critiquing research, examining cause and effects, and formulating hypotheses. Join us in addressing issues such as climate change, ocean conservation, clean energy, food and water and more through exploring industry specific content and opportunities.

New Impact Jobs curated by Reconsidered

Reconsidered is multi-cultural, woman-led and remote-first. The core team works in partnership with a global collective of independent impact experts — a structure that allows us to stay agile and resource-efficient.

Every other week, Reconsidered curates a listing of exciting opportunities …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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Tell Me More About Environmental Consulting

The Duke Career Center recently hosted an event, “Tell Me More About Environmental Consulting,” featuring four Duke Alumni to share their experience within the environmental consulting industry. See below for the event description and a link to the recording.

*This …

By Grace Athy
Grace Athy Assistant Director, Career Services
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Sustainability Internships at The Boeing Company

The Boeing Company just posted a Sustainability internship for Summer 2024! Deadline is March 7th.

Come join Boeing, voted by WayUp as one of the 2023 Top 100 Internship Programs in the US! Boeing is seeking motivated, excited, and innovative …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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Boeing announces internships in finance and sustainability for Duke undergrads

Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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19th Annual Sustainable Business & Social Impact (SBSI) Conference

Wednesday, March 20, 2024
Duke University, Fuqua School of Business
Durham, NC

The theme of this year’s conference is Building a Better Tomorrow. In today’s world, companies are constantly thinking about the sustainability of their business choices and how they …

By Greg Victory (he/him/his)
Greg Victory (he/him/his) Assistant VP Student Affairs/Fannie Mitchell Executive Director, Career Center
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Career Readiness Resources

Sustainable Business Job Search Resources

Learn more about jobs in the sustainability sector from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business Katie Kross, Managing Director Center for …

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