Our graduates have pursued careers in the
for-profit, non-profit, and government sectors. The following is a list of some of the positions held by
and NEPA Project Manager/Environmental Planner with ICF Jones Stokes
Wildlife biologist/wetland scientist with Tetra Tech EC, Inc., in Boston, MA
Project Coordinator at the Environmental Resource Management (ERM) in Mexico City, Mexico.
Senior Biologist for Pacific Municipal Consultants specializing in regulatory permitting and compliance, biological resource assessment, mitigation planning and monitoring, and NEPA/CEQA compliance.
Program Director for mergers and acquisitions for Environmental Resources Management (ERM)
Ecologist for CH2M HILL
Senior Vice President of WRA, Inc. supervising over 13 biologists
and managing large, complex projects involving wetland and endangered species
Vice President and Principal Scientist, ARCADIS, managing a group of 40 scientists who conduct human health and ecological risk assessments, biological assessments, and restoration planning for a variety of private and public sector clients.
Environmental, Health and Safety Director for Ampac Fine Chemicals, LLC.
Environmental Manager at Calwest Galvanizing in Long Beach, CA, focusing on EPA reporting and permitting including storm water and air emissions.
Environmental Risk Analyst for Citizens Financial Group in Boston, MA
Environmental Lawyer at Hanson Bridgett, LLP in San Francisco
Environmental Risk Consultant for the Sutter Health Office of the General Counsel
Institutional Sales Director for Prevailing Wind Power
Health and Safety Specialist at Stanford University School of Medicine
Advisor to the Industrial Hygiene Staff at Chevron
Senior Environmental Specialist, Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust focusing on NEPA/CEQA
compliance, permit acquisition, project design, and implementation.
Waccamaw Riverkeeper of Winyah Rivers Foundation.
Assistant Professor in the Environmental Economics and Technology Department of the Budapest University of Economic Sciences in Hungary.
U.S. EPA Region 9
U.S. EPA Region 2
California Integrated Waste Management Board
California Air Resources Board
Bay Area Air Quality Management District
City of Fremont
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
County of San Diego
California Department of Fish and Game
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Alameda Clean Water Program (LADWP)
MSEM Assistant Professor Gretchen Coffman and three MSEM graduate students worked in Muir Woods this summer on a riparian tree survey with a team of restoration scientists.
Allison Luengen, assistant professor of environmental science/management at USF, worries that California consumers are being sold fish with high mercury levels at popular grocery stores, fish markets, and sushi restaurants.
Phytoplankton are the oceans' canaries in a coalmine for USF's Deneb Karentz, which is why she travels to one of the coldest places on earth to learn how these microscopic life forms are adapting to climate change.
MSEM Alumnus Jason Simon gave a guest lecture in MSEM’s Resource Economics class in February titled: Practical Use of LCOE in Renewable Energy Project Bidding and System Planning.