The American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG), founded in 1963, is the largest association dedicated to promoting geology as a profession. AIPG is an advocate for the profession and communicates regularly to federal and state legislators and agencies on matters pertaining to the geosciences.
The Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG) contributes to its members’ professional success and the public welfare by providing leadership, advocacy, and applied research in environmental and engineering geology.
The Geological Society of America (GSA) is a global professional society with a growing membership of more than 26,000 individuals in 115 countries.
Resources for Careers in Geology
Great Jobs for Geology Majors by Blythe CamensonThese books are a big help to students entering the working world. They discover common career paths of graduates in their field, get help assessing their individual talents and skills, and learn what steps need to be taken to land a job. Every aspect of identifying and getting started in a career is covered, from exploring options and making a smooth transition from college to career to conducting an effective job search.