This information session is open to all UNBC students, staff and alumni and is about all the potential permanent and summer/co-op opportunities offered by our Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development. We have 76 branches and a wide variety of career streams. Please join us to find out more about a career with the BC Public Service! And for more information please contact Jessica.Blewett@gov.bc.ca.
I work at the intersection of environment and policy, primarily in the Canadian context. My research interests span the social and physical sciences, taking a critical approach to resource management, climate change, environmental policy, and (neo)colonial systems of governance. Teaching interests parallel my research activities, and in the classroom I stress the importance of publicly engaged education and experiential/service learning.
My current major research projects focus on:
University Affairs magazine has published an article featuring UNBC students.
What can I do with my degree?
Alumni of the Environmental and Sustainability Studies program report high satisfaction with their degrees. We are pleased to see them succeed. Some of the positions they hold include:
In 2018, Environmental Studies and Political Science Major, Arctica Cunningham, was named one of Prince George’s 40 under 40 and was the Valedictorian for the College of Arts Social and Health Sciences.
Ever since Arctica Cunningham stepped foot onto the University of Northern British Columbia’s campus in the Fall of 2013 as a first-year undergraduate student, she honed her leadership, student government and community service skills and made an impact on UNBC’s community.