GIS Career and Jobs

Articles covering issues relating to developing a career in GIS including interview preparation, educational background, and ongoing professional development. Also listed are GIS job resources.

Massive List of GIS Tasks and Job Titles

Ever wonder how diverse the titles are of those that work with GIS?

June 8, 2020

Defining the Role of GIS and Needed Skills

A recently published open access journal article presents three case studies to help analyze the level of GIS expertise needed…

May 11, 2020

Submissions Now Open: Women in Geospatial+ Speakers Database

The Women in Geospatial+ (WiG+) group has recently opened up submissions for its newly launched Speakers Database.

April 22, 2020

Esri User Conference Will be Online This Year

Esri has announced that the 2020 Esri International User Conference will be held as a virtual event.

April 22, 2020

Download these Free GIS, Analytical, and Programming eBooks from Springer

If you're looking for free digital books covering GIS, analysis, and programing to improve your geospatial skills, Springer has eBooks…

April 20, 2020

Tips for Leading a Remote Team during Covid-19

Jeffrey Skahill with Quantum Spatial shares some strategies he uses to successfully lead a remote team.

April 1, 2020

GIS Job Description Survey

Below is a quick GIS job survey to understand what GIS professionals do in their respective industries.

January 15, 2020

GIS in Academia and Beyond Map Dashboard

Developed by Black Girls MAPP, a networking group that "connects and empowers women of color in the field of GIS",…

January 12, 2020

Women in GIS Networking Groups

Web sites with information specifically regarding peer support for women in GIS.

February 3, 2020

Women in Geospatial Launches a Career Mentorship Program

The Women in Geospatial professional networking group has opened up applications for its inaugural career mentorship program.

August 30, 2019