Career Services

DCRP Career Resources

Career Resources:

  • Career Center Website
  • CareerMail: Use Handshake to sign up for a bi-monthly email newsletter with information on event and opportunities related to careers in Environmental Design fields

Job and Internship Opportunities --

Databases and Job Listings:

Networking:

Local Bay Area Organizations:

  • Association of Bay Area Governments – The regional planning agency for the Bay Area.
  • SPUR – A San Francisco and San Jose based public policy think-tank whose mission is “to promote good planning and good government.”
  • Urban Ecology – San Francisco organization dedicated to using planning, design, and policy to create sustainable and fair neighborhoods.
  • Urban Habitat – Oakland organization dedicated to empowering low-income communities through research, advocacy, and coalition building.

National and International Organizations:

  • American Planning Association – APA brings together thousands of people — practicing planners, citizens, elected officials — committed to making great communities happen.
  • Project for Public Spaces – A non-profit dedicated to promoting community-building public spaces.
  • Urban Institute – An economic and social policy research organization.
  • Urban Land Institute - The Urban Land Institute provides leadership in the responsible use of land to enhance the total environment. Issues include finance, housing, transportation, and urban revitalization.
  • United Nations HABITAT – The U.N.’s Human Settlements Programme.  Mission is to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities, with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all.