Center for Energy, Development, and the Global Environment

  • Example Employers along the Energy Value Chain

    “Roadmap” of energy sector employers helps students clarify career interests

    Job opportunities for MBAs in the energy sector are on the rise, but making sense of where these jobs fit in a sector as complex as this one can be difficult.  “It’s not enough for a student to say, ‘I …

  • Video - Energy Careers

    Video: “A Bright Future: MBA Career Options in the Energy Sector”

    Executives from across the energy sector share their perspectives on MBA career prospects in a new video from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. “It’s a tremendously exciting place to work and develop a career,” says Rebecca Kujawa, a Duke …

  • Women in Energy event at Duke 2016

    Duke focuses on Women in Energy

    Across the energy sector, women make up less than 30% of the workforce.  In some energy companies, the percent of women is even lower.  And in the upper echelons of the board room and C-suite, it is lower still–women make …

Duke focuses on Women in Energy

Women in Energy event at Duke 2016

Across the energy sector, women make up less than 30% of the workforce.  In some energy companies, the percent of women is even lower.  And in the upper echelons of the board room and C-suite, it is lower still–women make …

Key skills for the energy sector leaders of tomorrow

Steve Hicks

by Steve Hicks, Associate Director for Education, Duke University Energy Initiative Do you have to be able to convert BTUs to kilowatt-hours and write poetry to work in the energy sector? To many Duke students, it often seems like the …