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Undergraduate Hourly Research Positions

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Summer 2020 Internship Opportunities with Dominion Energy

  • The first opportunity I have is with our Wexpro team. We are looking for a student who is pursing bachelor's or master's degree in Math, Physics, Biology, Geography, Geology, Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics or a related degree. We are looking for a student who has and anticipated graduation date of Spring 2021 or 2022 and has a 3.0 GPA. The student will be specifically working with the natural gas exploration and extraction division of Dominion Energy. They would be working closely with a technical team of petroleum engineers, geologists, and other technicians. Interested students must apply on our website (link below). The posting is scheduled to close on Sunday, Nov 10th at 9:50 MST.

Wexpro is a wholly owned subsidiary of Dominion Energy and has been providing natural gas to the utility since 1981. Wexpro is one of the largest and most sustainable natural gas producers in the Rockies region with over 800 operated wells across Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado. Wexpro is pushing the boundaries in some of the largest conventional gas fields by innovating and deploying new technology which has led to an increase in the recovery of natural gas, operational efficiency, and reduced costs. Wexpro is looking for creative and analytical minds who want to contribute to providing safe, reliable, and affordable natural gas to Dominion Energy’s customers in Utah and Wyoming.



  • The second job opportunity is with our Gas Infrastructure Group with our Post-Construction mapping team. We are looking for a student pursing a bachelor’s degree or certificate in Geography, Geographic Information System (GIS), or related degree from an accredited institution. The ideal student should have an anticipated graduation date of winter 2022 or later along with a 2.5 or higher GPA. This intern will support the GIS High Pressure Mapping Group on several projects for system improvement.  Students are encouraged to apply with the link listed below.  This posting is scheduled to close Saturday, November 30th at 9:50 MST.  I will also reach out to Dominique about planning an info session for the GIS posting.


GIS Intern
West Jordan City

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Wasatch Front Regional Council

As part of our ongoing effort to provide the best service possible to our members, partners, and region, the Wasatch Front Regional Council is hiring a Planning Intern. Applications are due no later than Thursday, November 7, 2019.

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GIS Specialist
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is recruiting for a GIS Specialist in the Library’s Scholarly Commons.  We are looking for an individual who can connect a diverse audience of researchers and educators who use GIS, and broadly promote the use of geospatial data and methodologies in instruction and research.


University of North Texas
Physical Geography Lecturer Position

The Department of Geography and the Environment at the University of North Texas (UNT) seeks applications for a non-tenure track lecturer position with a specialization in Physical Geography/Geology to begin in August 2020. We are seeking a broadly-trained physical geographer who is able to teach introductory courses in physical geography and geology as well as courses in the Geography major and Geology minor, including upper division electives in their area of expertise. An ability to teach an introductory course in GIS and organize or lead field trips/field schools is desirable. We seek also candidates with a strong commitment to mentoring undergraduate students. A Ph.D. in physical geography or a closely related field is required at the time of appointment. Applications must be submitted online at: http://facultyjobs.unt.edu and should include a cover letter with a two-page statement of teaching and mentoring philosophy and teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, and full contact information of three references. Questions regarding the position can be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Dr. Feifei Pan (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). The search committee will begin its review of applications on 1 November 2019, and continue to accept and review applications until the position is filled.

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Physical Geography and Environmental Science
Northumbria University


Mine Manager Engineer
Incoa Performance Minerals

Seniority level: Director
Employment type: Full-time
Job function: Mine Engineering/Strategy/Planning/Other
Industries: Mining & Metals Civil Engineering

Incoa Performance Minerals is a growing international industrial minerals company with open-pit mining operations in the Dominican Republic. Mining operations include extraction, crushing and water management.

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Intern / Temp Opportunity


Woods Hole Coastal & Marine Science Center

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Geography Adjunct Faculty     (Physical and/or World Regional Geography - more than 1 section available, online possibilities)

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Meteorology Adjunct Faculty  (1 online section, 1 live-interactive section, 1 face to face section available) 

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Salt Lake County Office of Regional Development 

Academic Year 2019-2020

Application Deadline: Monday, September 30th, 2019 or until filled.

How to apply: Email a cover letter, resume and portfolio of work to Jake Young This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Hours: To be arranged with student(s).

Pay: $15.00 per hour / no benefits offered.

Experience: No experience is required, but student must be enrolled in college level work in urban planning, geography, architecture, GIS, or a related field. Preferred applicant to have experience with one or more of the following software programs: ArcGIS Pro, Adobe, Sketchup and Microsoft Suite and to show a basic understanding city and regional planning methods.

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Data Analysis Position (for doctoral students or post-doc), minimum 10 hours/week
U of U Anthropology Dept

Funds are available through the end of February 2020 to help analyze our Spatial Cognition and Navigation dataset.  The project is interdisciplinary (anthropology, psychology, geography) and includes mobility and spatial reasoning data from four forager-horticultural societies in Africa and Latin America.  Excellent quant skills are necessary.  If interested, contact Prof. Elizabeth Cashdan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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