Career Options

There are many routes you can take with your degree in Evolutionary Biology. Here are a few of them with some examples:


Environmental Impact Assessments

Alberta Environmental Protection 
Alberta Research Council 

Federal Government 
Private environmental consulting companies 
Private industry

Environmental Interpretation/Communication

National Parks
Provincial Parks 

Calgary Zoo
Devonian Botanical Garden 
Vancouver Aquarium

Environmental Law

Environmental Law Centre

Forensic Research

Canadian Society of Forensic Science
Centre of Forensic Sciences
Laboratoire de sciences judiciaires et de médecine légale
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Wildlife Genetics International

Further Education

Graduate School 

Managing Wildlife Populations and Conservation

Alberta Fish and Wildlife 
Canadian Wildlife Service 
Ducks Unlimited 
The Nature Conservancy 

Medical Research

Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Health Canada

Museum Research, Education, and Curation

Canadian Museum of Nature
Royal Ontario Museum
The Manitoba Museum

The Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology

Protected Areas Management and Environmental Law Enforcement

Alberta Environmental Protection
Canadian Wildlife Service 
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Environment Canada 
Parks Canada


Alberta Research Council
Canadian Wildlife Service
University of Alberta