Career Opportunities and Resources

Extension Assistant Opportunity at North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University is now hiring for an Extension Assistant to help with the prescribed fire work. The deadline to apply is January 30, 2018, or until the position is filled.

Research Assistantship Opportunity at Auburn University and the Jones Center at Ichauway

The Center for Longleaf Pine Ecosystems at Auburn University and the Jones Center at Ichauway seek a graduate student to undertake a study of plant ecophysiological interactions in longleaf pine forests in southwest Georgia. The position will start in August 2018.

Wildland Fire Training & Job Opportunities for Students and Recent Graduates

The Southeast Prescribed Fire Update details how students and recent graduates can gain experience in wildland fire management. Forestry Career Guide

This Forestry Career Guide features career and employment information, internship listings, scholarships, instructor information, and a degree search tool.

Fire Science Degrees and Programs (North Carolina)

A list of schools and programs in North Carolina related to fire science has been compiled from the U.S. federal government National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), and also provides interviews with fire experts.