FULLY FUNDED MARINE, OCEANOGRAPHIC AND ATMOSPHERIC UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIPS
Applications are due May 31st 2016!
The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) has received funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF), for the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program, to support eight internships for undergraduate student research at BIOS during Fall 2016 (arrive August 28th and depart November 19th 2016).
An REU internship at BIOS is a great way to gain the experience necessary to embark on graduate studies or careers in the marine and atmospheric sciences.
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) Information Sessions
The Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards & the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards will offer the following information sessions this spring:
o Tuesday, May 10, 2016; 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon, Allen Auditorium (room 181L)
Webinars (To Register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/1672084879455059457)
o Tuesday, June 21, 2016; 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Canada’s Department of Fisheries and Oceans is seeking applicants for a post-doctoral research scientist position in the area of marine ecosystem modelling. The incumbent will work to implement an individual-based-model (IBM), representing larval and juvenile salmon, into an existing Salish Sea plankton ecosystem ROMS model to simulate their migration and feeding behaviour in the Strait of Georgia. Research will be conducted at the Institute Ocean Sciences in Sidney, British Columbia, Canada.
The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST), a citizen science program based at the
University of Washington’s School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, is looking for interns for Spring
COASST works with approximately 800 citizen science participants, using their data on beach-cast
carcasses of marine birds to establish the baseline, or ‘normal’ pattern of beached bird mortality on
North Pacific beaches.
We are very excited to invite you to our annual writing workshop hosted by the SACNAS UW Chapter. This workshop is open to all undergrads, post-baccalaureate, visiting students and grad students. If you have a student who needs help writing an abstract, please let them know about this fantastic workshop that will take place on Monday February 29th, 2016 from 4:30 – 6:30 pm.
We are a small non-profit research organization (studying fish, fish habitat and water quality) based in Talkeetna, AK. We are looking for two Aquatic Ecology Interns to help with our research program.
Position: Aquatic Ecology Intern
Duration: May through September. Position is full time (40 hours/week). Work days may include
Saturdays and Sundays.
Location: Talkeetna, Alaska
The Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium partners with private industry companies to offer undergraduate internship opportunities. As such, we currently have two companies that are offering paid internships.
Please visit the following URL to view those opportunities: http://www.waspacegrant.org/for_students/student_internships/wsgc_internships/private_industry_internships.html
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Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium
Below is an announcement for a PhD position at Uppsala University in Sweden (topic: effects of climate change on freshwater fish communities).
PhD student position in biology/limnology with focus on climate change effects in fish communities
Michigan State University NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU):
Climate Effects on Species Interactions in Terrestrial and Aquatic Systems
Mentors: Kileigh Welshofer (Graduate Student), Laura Twardochleb (Graduate Student), Dr. Phoebe Zarnetske (Assistant Professor)
Affiliations: Kellogg Biological Station, Long-Term Ecological Research, Department of Forestry, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, and Behavior Program, Michigan State University
Summary: The student will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with field based experiments in both terrestrial and freshwater systems.
There will be a Summer 2016 internship online recruiting fair on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 from 13:00 to 17:00 Eastern Standard Time. All NASA facilities will be participating. It will be a text chat environment, with each NASA center having a virtual booth, staffed with engineers, scientists, and education specialists from all over the agency. You will be able to ask the engineers and scientists about their exciting work.