Do you want to work with animals? Have you ever considered a career in wildlife management? If so, this page will provide you with lots of useful information to get you started!
Wildlife Management Career Exploration Panel
Join the Arizona Game and Fish Department as we host a Wildlife Management Career Exploration Panel on January 24, 2015. This event will take place at the Arizona Game and Fish Department headquarters in north Phoenix. The program will take place in the morning. Specific information will be sent to registered participants as we get closer to the date.
Participants will have the opportunity to hear from a panel of current Department employees who will provide an overview of their responsibilities and their background experience. These panelists will include:
- A wildlife manager/game ranger
- A wildlife biologist
- A wildlife health specialist/veternarian
- A wildlife education specialist
The panel presentations will be followed by a short question and answer session with all panelists along with an opportunity to meet the individual panelists to ask more specific questions. Representatives from local colleges and wildlife non-profits will also be available to showcase educational and volunteer opportunities.
The event is FREE to the public and is geared toward high school and undergraduate college students. Children younger than 18 years olf need to be accompanied by an adult.
Registration is required. Visit the link below to register
CAREER DAY REGISTRATION
Not in the Phoenix area but still want to participate? We will be streaming the presentationals live on the Internet. To be added to the email list to receive more information about the webcast, complete the form here.
For questions, contact Mike Demlong at email@example.com or Eric Proctor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you work with students who might be interested, please feel free to download the promotional flyer here.
Additional Career Resources
Career Panel Archives - a collection of video recordings from previous career panels.
"What Does It Take?" Video Series - GreenTreks has put together a collection of short videos that introduce students to various STEM-related careers. Click here for the complete collection. Otherwise, check out the wildlife-related ones below.
"It doesn't matter what you like to do, there is a way to make it work with wildlife." - Eric Proctor, wildlife educator
"If you can dream it, you can do it." - Walt Disney
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