Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions
Carl Thompson

Carl Thompson

Senior Career Specialist


Carl Thompson joined Duke University’s Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability as a Senior Career Specialist in April of 2023. He works jointly under the Duke University Career Center to assist undergraduate/graduate students with career counseling while illuminating interdisciplinary educational and industry opportunities available within the fields of energy, environment, and sustainability.
Before coming to the Nicholas Institute, Carl had more than 7 years of experience working in higher education as a career counselor and a student services coordinator for Rockingham Community College, Forsyth Tech, and Alamance Community College. Carl earned a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a master’s degree in business administration from Argosy University.