Careers in Conservation [hosted by Harvard College Conservation Society]


Mon - Fri, Nov 16 to Nov 20, 9:00am - 5:00pm



Students: Register Here

"Join the Harvard College Conservation Society’s 7th annual Careers in Conservation!

We will be hosting speakers that will equip you with the skills and knowledge required to turn your environmental passion into your career! Even if you are just curious about what the field has to offer, definitely register and attend your favorite speaker’s event.

Our speakers are experts in forestry and sustainability, environmental communication and education, conservation activism, public health, as well as many different niches in conservation biology and ecology. Times for each event are found in the schedule below, so stay tuned through our social media to get the latest updates on CiC 2020!

IG: @harvardconservation, Twitter: @hccs_tweets, FB: The Harvard College Conservation Society


More information on our CiC Speakers:

Jim Knox - Curator of Education at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo | COMMUNICATION

Dr. Anil Raj Kizha - School of Forest Resources at University of Maine | FORESTRY

Dr. Erika Zavaleta - Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at UC Santa Cruz, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor | BIOLOGY & ECOLOGY

Dr. Aaron Sandel - Department of Anthropology at University of Texas at Austin | BIOLOGY & ECOLOGY

Dr. Abdullahi Ali - Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered (EDGE) Fellow and Founder of Hirola Conservation | BIOLOGY & ECOLOGY

Ayushi Jain - National Geographic Photo Ark EDGE Fellow | COMMUNICATION

Dr. Shalini Dhyani - Environmental Impact and Risk Assessment Division at the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-NEEM). | BIOLOGY & ECOLOGY

Dr. Elliot Scanes - School of Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Sydney | BIOLOGY & ECOLOGY

Melissa Cronin - Ph.D. candidate in the Conservation Action Lab at UC Santa Cruz | BIOLOGY & ECOLOGY

Dr. Abe Borker - Program Director of the USCS Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program and Ph.D. student in the Conservation Action Lab. | EDUCATION

Anita Palmer - National Geographic Education Fellow, Co-Founder of GISetc and President of Geoporter | ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka - Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Conservation Through Public Health (CTPH). | PUBLIC HEALTH

Asher Jay - National Geographic Explorer and Entrepreneur | ACTIVISM"