Chapter 5. Designing Your Program of Study

  1. Malcolm L. Hunter Jr.,
  2. David B. Lindenmayer and
  3. Aram J.K. Calhoun

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692585.ch5

Saving the Earth as a Career: Advice on Becoming a Conservation Professional

Saving the Earth as a Career: Advice on Becoming a Conservation Professional

How to Cite

Hunter, M. L., Lindenmayer, D. B. and Calhoun, A. J.K. (2008) Designing Your Program of Study, in Saving the Earth as a Career: Advice on Becoming a Conservation Professional, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692585.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167611

Online ISBN: 9780470692585

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Keywords:

  • undergraduate;
  • career;
  • conversations;
  • universities;
  • government

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Your Goal

  • Thesis Project

  • Course Work

  • A Balancing Act

  • Teaching

  • Internships

  • Comprehensive Exam

  • Investing in Your Department and Yourself

  • Extracurricular Activities

  • Communicating With Your Advisor

  • An Advisory Committee

  • When Things Go Very Wrong

  • A Final Word on Work Styles