Current Issue

Volume 8, Number 1


President’s Column

2012 SPE President Ganesh Thakur offers his “unconventional” views.

What’s Ahead

Perspective from TWA’s editor

TWA InterAct

Letters to the editor.

TWA Interview

A conversation with Paal Kibsgaard, Schlumberger chief executive officer.


Unconventional oil and gas resources offer new challenges for
the industry and great opportunities for young professionals.

Tech 101

Extracting gas through desorption in shale reservoirs.

Economist’s Corner

University of Houston professor W. John Lee discusses
the economics, regulations, and politics surrounding shale.

Pillars of the Industry

Kishore K. Mohanty of the University of Texas at Austin and
Valerie Jochen of Schlumberger.

SPE 101

What the best YP committees are doing now.

HR Discussion

Unconventional job hiring for unconventional resources development.

Soft Skills

Engage in networking and realize your dream job.

YP Newsflash

Coverage of young professionals’ events around the globe.

Discover a Career

Opportunities in petroleum reservoir simulation and flow assurance.


Technical Leaders

An interview with Joe Leimkuhler of Shell and Greg Leveille of ConocoPhillips on unconventional resources development.

YPCC Update

Be a part of the YP revolution!

A YP’s Guide to...

What it is like to live and work in Stavanger, Norway.

Your Best Shot

Readers submit their best on-the-job photos.