New Resources and Events

First Generation Program
Deadline to Commit: December 11
NOTE that you will be required to:
  • Answer ALL questions
  • Include brief descriptions of interests and professional background
  • Upload a head shot jpg
  • Upload a resume pdf
  • Name your files with your last name, i.e. Douglas.jpg; Polan.pdf

Your attention to providing the required materials by the deadline on December 11th is greatly appreciated.

Find Job and Internship Information

FES Next: Career Management Tool
  • Research Job and Internship postings
  • Schedule career counseling sessions
  • Apply for jobs geared towards F&ESers
  • Register for career events and programs
  • Upload and store resumes and cover letters

CDO provides students with recommended job search sites by interest and practice areas, updated annually.

CDO on FaceBook

12006203 10154088276211729 2432197377106462187 n

Instagram Fan (of FB spotlights!)

Galapagos Island CDO Shout Out

CDO on Twitter

11fcc88273cdec236c9b36a54751e1ed 400x400

Develop Your Career Strategy

The Career Development Office (CDO) supports F&ES students in developing careers as environmental leaders. Meet with us in the fall semester to develop an individual career action plan.

Order Business Cards

fes bc example

Research Potential Employers

Corporate Equality Index 2017
Corporate Equality Index 2017
Rating Workplaces on LGBT Equality
fdo Professional
Only available to Yale community through log in to Yale libraries
logo guidestar 230x71
Only available to Yale community through log in to Yale libraries

Connect with Alumni

CDO provides current students with an alumni database to support job and internship searches. CAS log-in only.
Elm Logo
The Career Development Office manages the Environmental Leadership Mentoring program, matching students in their final year with an F&ES alum.
150px Yale University Shield 1.svg
Connect with Yale alumni across all Yale schools to discuss career objectives and explore career interests:
  • Visit

  • Select the “Current Student Registration” button located on the right hand side of this page

  • Fill out the Student Registration Form

Once your registration has been approved, you can start using the tool! If you have questions about your registration approval, please contact Kathy Douglas.

For specific questions about using the network, please email
YaleSFES logo
Join a regional listserv if you’re heading to the Pacific Northwest (Google Group), New York (Google Group), Philadelphia (Google Group), Washington, D.C. (Yahoo Group), or San Francisco (Google Group).
The official LinkedIn group for current students, graduates, faculty, and staff of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (F&ES). Environmental Studies majors from Yale College may also join.  Learn more about setting up and using your LinkedIn account in their help section.

Research Outside Funding

FESXFUNDS logo large copy
CDO is open to F&ES master's and doctoral students and alumni. Students' spouses and significant others may seek assistance in local job searches. Other Yale students interested in environmental careers must seek a referral from their “home” career office.
Share this page:

CDO Event Calendar

Career Conversation - Julie Renaud Evans, Northern Forest Center
Nov. 30, 2017 - Thursday
1:30 PM — 2:30 PM
Marsh Hall Cupola (above the 3rd floor)
The Art of Public Speaking Skill-Based Workshop
Dec. 1, 2017 - Friday
1:00 PM — 3:30 PM
Location To Be Announced
EDF Climate Corps Fellowship Deadline
Dec. 5, 2017 - Tuesday
12:00 AM — 11:59 PM
Location To Be Announced
Career Conversation - Tom O'Shea, The Trustees of Reservations
Dec. 7, 2017 - Thursday
1:30 PM — 2:30 PM
Marsh Hall Cupola (above the 3rd floor)
YEW - Fearless Communications Workshop
Dec. 8, 2017 - Friday
12:30 PM — 3:00 PM
Bowers Auditorium, Sage Hall
Deadline: DOE Scholars Program (Summer Experience, 10 weeks)
Dec. 15, 2017 - Friday
6:00 AM — 6:15 AM
Location To Be Announced
Deadline: The Nature Conservancy GLOBE Internships
Jan. 12, 2018 - Friday
6:00 AM — 6:15 AM
Location To Be Announced
TSAI Center for Innovation at Yale Startup Accelerator Application Deadline
Jan. 18, 2018 - Thursday
6:00 AM — 12:00 PM
Location To Be Announced
Jumpstarting the Job Search Part 2
Jan. 19, 2018 - Friday
9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Burke Auditorium, Kroon Hall
Jumpstarting the Job Search Part 2: Linkedin Photo Booth
Jan. 19, 2018 - Friday
12:00 PM — 5:00 PM
Location To Be Announced
Deadline: World Bank Group Internships
Jan. 31, 2018 - Wednesday
6:00 AM — 6:30 AM
Location To Be Announced
All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Career Fair
Feb. 9, 2018 - Friday
10:00 AM — 3:00 PM
Lerner Center, Columbia University, NYC
Feb. 15, 2018 - Thursday
12:00 AM — 11:59 PM
Washington, DC
Feb. 16, 2018 - Friday
12:00 AM — 11:59 PM
Washington, DC
Feb. 28, 2018 - Wednesday
4:00 PM — 5:00 PM
Office of Career Strategy – Room 369