Class of 2017 First Destination - 6 Months Out

The Career Development Office conducts a survey six months after graduation each year, to determine the academic and employment activities of recent F&ES graduates.  This page breaks down first destination by broad sectors.
Class of 2017 by Sector

Academic (K - Higher Education)

  • Environmental Law Graduate Research Fellow, Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University, White Plains, NY


  • General Manager, Becker Gestion Ambiental, Puerto Varas, Lakes Region, Chile
  • Principal and Co-founder, Green Banyan Consulting, Middletown, CT

Private Sector (Business/Consulting/Law)

  • Analyst, ICF, Fairfax, VA
  • Architectural Designer and Researcher, Mithun, Seattle, WA
  • Associate Project Development Engineer, Ameresco, Framingham, MA
  • Associate, CleanCapital, New York, New York
  • Associate, GE Energy Financial Services, New York, NY
  • Associate, GoldenSet Capital, Stamford, CT
  • Business Analyst, McKinsey & Company, Tokyo, Japan
  • Communications Strategist, Princeton Hydro, Sicklerville, NJ
  • Consultant, Boston Consulting Group, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  • Corporate Responsibility Analyst, Newfield Exploration, The Woodlands, TX
  • Energy Programs Specialist, Advanced Microgrid Solutions, San Francisco, CA
  • ESG Manager, AMERRA Capital Management, New York, NY
  • Global Supply Analyst, Tesla, Fremont, CA
  • Land Use Associate Attorney, Whitbeck Benedict Smith LLP, Hudson, NY
  • Manager, Energy Research & Product Development, CME Group, NYMEX World Headquarters, New York, NY
  • Manager of Ecosystem Services, Ranch Advisory Partners, Bozeman, MT
  • Manager, Ofo US, New York, NY
  • MBA Associate, PG&E, San Francisco, CA
  • Natural Resource Management Consultant, Accenture, Denver, CO
  • Policy Manager, Western Markets, Cypress Creek Renewables, San Francisco, CA
  • Product Development and Sustainability Co-op, L’Oreal, New York, NY
  • Project Manager, aquaTECTURE LLC, Los Angeles, CA
  • Project Manager, ERM, Washington, D.C.
  • Project Manager, Jorge Schmidt Co, San Felipe, Valparaiso, Chile
  • Researcher/Reporter, VICE Media, Brooklyn, NY
  • Scientist, Aramco, Novi, MI
  • Social Impact and Advocacy Manager, Sir Kensington's, New York, NY
  • Stephen D. Ramsey Fellow, General Electric, Boston, MA
  • Sustainability Assistant, Ahlstrom-Munksjo, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Sustainability Consultant, Self-employed (Organic Valley), Seattle, WA
  • Sustainability Initiatives Manager, Macmillan, New York, NY
  • Sustainable Chemicals Specialist, Kingfisher Plc, London, England
  • Technical Program Manager, Tesla, Fremont, CA

Further Study

  • Fox International Research Fellow, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Fox International Research Fellow, Tokyo, Japan
  • M.P.A. (Master of Public Administration), Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, MA
  • Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
  • Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • Ph.D. in Natural Resources, University of Vermont, Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, Burlington, VT
  • Ph.D. in Plant Science & Landscape Architecture, University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, MD
  • Ph.D. in Environmental and Forest Sciences, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Ph.D. in Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Ph.D. in Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Ph.D. in Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Not-for-Profit/Non-Governmental Organization

  • Associate of Policy and Research, Climate Advisers, Washington D.C.
  • Climate Adaptation Consultant, United Nations Development Program
  • Consultant, The Bridgespan Group, New York, NY
  • Consultant, World Bank, Washington, D.C.
  • Consultant, World Bank, Washington, D.C.
  • Coordinator, Pittsburgh Living Product Hub, International Living Future Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Country Engagement Specialist, NDC Partnership, Washington, D.C.
  • Director of Communications & Community Relations, Vermont Natural Resources Council, Montpelier, VT
  • Director, McLean Game Refuge, Simsbury, CT
  • Equal Justice Works Fellow, Earthjustice, New York, NY
  • Evergreen Forests Program Manager, Washington Environmental Council, Seattle, WA
  • Executive Director, New Canaan Land Trust, New Canaan, CT
  • GO BIG Communications Associate, ClimateWorks Foundation, San Francisco, CA
  • Gruber Fellow, Fundacion Cordillera Tropical, Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
  • International Consultant, WRI, Washington, D.C.
  • Liman Fellow, Public Advocates, San Francisco, CA
  • Long Island Sound Water Quality Campaign Manager, The Nature Conservancy Connecticut Chapter, New Haven, CT
  • Operations Associate, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Palo Alto, CA
  • Project Manager, Center for Sustainable Energy, Boston, MA
  • Project Manager, Chesapeake, Environmental Defense Fund, Washington, D.C.
  • Project Manager, EcoAgriculture Partners, Washington, D.C.
  • Research Associate, Map of Life, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Research Fellow, Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries, Stonington, ME
  • Research Officer, GROOTS Kenya/ LANDac, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Senior Analyst, Vermont Energy Investment Corporation, Burlington, VT
  • Solutions Fellow, Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES), Arlington, VA
  • Sustainable Materials Manager, US BCSD, Austin, TX

Government/Public Sector

  • Associate, NY Green Bank, New York, NY
  • Coastal Wetlands Researcher ORISE Participant, U.S. EPA ORISE, Washington, D.C.
  • Communications Coordinator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder, CO
  • Development Planner, Indonesian Ministry of National Development Planning, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Director of Transport and Transit Control, National Transit Agency, Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
  • Energy Industry Analyst, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Washington, D.C.
  • Fellow/Performance Analyst, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, San Francisco, CA
  • Forester, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Warrensburg, NY
  • Green Business Associate, San Francisco Department of the Environment, San Francisco, CA
  • Intern to CEO and Director of Marketing, CT Green Bank, Rocky Hill, CT
  • Knauss Legislative Fellow, NOAA Sea Grant, Washington, D.C.
  • Management Analyst, USDA - NRCS, Washington, D.C.
  • Program Coordinator, National Climate Assessment, United States Global Research Program, Washington, D.C.
  • Program Manager, LA County Dept. of Health Services, Whole Person Care Pilot Program, Los Angeles, CA
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