Andrew Fielding has been featured in the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) ‘Geography Professionals’ article which highlights the types of jobs and career paths that Geographers can enjoy.
Andrew graduated from Edge Hill University in 2014 with a BSc (Hons) degree in Environmental Science. Since graduating, Andrew has gone on to develop a successful career as a Flood Risk and GIS Analyst with JBA Consulting – an environmental, engineering and risk group, helping to improve the environment, business and infrastructure. In the article Andrew addresses a number of key questions including what inspired him to study Geography and the skills and experiences that helped him in developing his current role. Andrew’s professional profile can be viewed here
The Royal Geographical Society supports the fact that Geographers remain amongst the most employable university graduates and there has never been a better or more important time to study Geography. With growing interest in issues such as climate change, migration, environmental degradation and social cohesion, Geography is one of the most relevant courses you could choose to study.
To be inspired and find out more about the diverse range of career pathways that studying Geography and Geography related subjects can lead to, visit the RGS (with IBG) ‘Geography Professionals’ site.