Graduate Student Placement

The interdisciplinary nature of the Geography/Atmospheric Science program provides our graduating students with an excellent opportunity to excel in the job market. While the majority of our graduating PhD students pursue academia, many of our students also find ideal employment within government and technology. See below for a list of placements from our Geography and Atmospheric Science Graduate Program. 

Academia (Since 2010)

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

California State University, Chico

Central Michigan University‎

Denison University

Florida International University

Governors State University

Gustavus Adolphus College

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

Lafayette College

National University of Ireland, Maynooth

Ohio State University

Ohio University

Ohio Wesleyan University

Oregon State University

Sinclair College

Skidmore College

State University of New York at Old Westbury

Temple University

Texas State University

Universidad de Concepcion

University at Albany

University of Central Florida

University of Minnesota

University of Washington

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

University of Wyoming

Wenzhou-Kean University 

Wright State University


Ball State University

California State University, Long Beach

California State University, Los Angeles

California State University, Sacramento

Calvin College

Carleton University

Central Michigan University

Central Oregon Community College

Cleveland State University

Columbus State Community College

Cuyahoga Community College

Emporia State University

Florida State University

Illinois State University

Indiana University Bloomington

Minnesota State University-Mankato

National University of Singapore

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

San Diego State University

Seoul National University

Texas A & M University

Texas State University, San Marcos

Texas Tech University

University at Buffalo

University of Akron

University of Alabama

University of Arizona

University of Central Missouri

University of Cincinnati

University of Denver

University of Dundee

University of Louisville

University of Miami

University of Redlands

University of Seoul

University of Southern Maine

University of Tennessee

University of Texas at Dallas

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

University of Wisconsin, Parkside

University of Wisconsin, Platteville

Utah Valley University

Western Illinois University

Wright State University-Main Campus

York University


Private Sector

Cloud to Street


Athenium Analytics


BMO Harris Bank


JPMorgan Chase


Liberty Mutual


Moody's Investor Service

Nationwide Children's Hospital

Nationwide Insurance


OhioHealth Group


University Corporation for Atmospheric Research




Arizona Department of Environmental Quality

Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission

City of Boulder

Columbus Metropolitan Library

Communications 911

Federal Aviation Administration

Food and Agriculture Organization, the United Nations

Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC)

National Park Service


MOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)

National Verterinary Institute, Sweden

U.S. Department of Justice

U.S. Department of State

U.S. National Weather Service

Vermont Energy Investment Corporation

U.S. Census Bureau