Students & Alumni

Graduate Placement

Our graduates comprise an extraordinary group of professionals, pursuing a wide variety of career paths. Alumni are currently serving in all levels of government in the U.S., as well as in numerous nonprofit organizations, citizen advocacy groups, international institutions and NGOs, and private firms. Some of our most distinguished alumni who have entered public service include the current Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Gina McCarthy (G'81); Oakland, California, City Councilmember At-Large, Rebecca Kaplan (G'94); and Massachusetts State Senator Ben Downing (G'08). We are also proud of our alumni who have become service providers, lawyers, bankers, and educators, including quite a few university professors. Many of our graduates have gone back to their home countries or have relocated overseas. UEP alumni are widely recognized for their technical expertise and their commitment to values that embrace equity, justice, and sustainability.

Year Admitted Current Employment
2011 Food Systems Intern, CLF Ventures, Inc., Boston, MA
2011 Development Analyst, Devex, National Capital Region, Philippines
2011 Intern, Stockholm Environment Institute
2011 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Boston College
2011 Project Manager, RCRA, Corrective Action
2011 Sustainability Planning Intern, City of Cambridge, MA
2011 Ph.D. Student, University of Florida, Gainesville
2011 Adaptation Planning, City of Philadelphia Office of Sustainability
2011 Evaluation Manager, City Year, Boston, MA
2011 Account Manager at EnerNOC, Greater Boston Area
2011 Project Manager, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy
2010 Sector Development Specialist, Cooperative Environmental Assistance, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
2010 Neighborhood Planner, The Neighborhood Developers, Chelsea, MA
2010 Research Associate, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, Columbia University
2010 Research Intern, Boston Redevelopment Authority
2010 Executive Director, Amherst Business Improvement District, Amherst, MA
2010 Sustainability and LEED Coordinator, Dept. of Facilities Engineering, MIT
2010 Chief of Staff, Office of State Senator Dan Wolf, Cape & Islands/MA
2010 Planner, City of Somerville, Mayors Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development
2010 Enterprise Risk Consultant, Deloitte Consulting
2010 Consultora at Junto al Barrio, Chile
2009 Sustainability professional, Equiterre, Montreal
2009 Regional Planner, Metropolitan Area Planning Council
2009 South Asia Adaptation Intern, World Resources Institute, Washington, DC
2009 Project Coordinator, Safe Babies Court Team, ZERO TO THREE, Washington, DC
2009 Senior Intake Case Manager, Boston Senior Home Care
2009 Conservation Agent/Planner, Town of Chelmsford, MA
2009 Doctoral Student at Harvard University School of Public Health
2009 Education Coordinator, Real Food Farm, Baltimore, Maryland
2009 Associate, Nelson/Nygaard Consulting Associates
2009 Transportation Analyst, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center