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The FIU ForEverglades scholarships are open to full-time graduate research students from Florida International University (FIU) pursuing degrees in sciences and engineering. Cross-disciplinary research efforts are of special interest. FIU ForEverglades scholarships provide up to $20,000/year (PhD level) and $10,000/year (MSc level) for stipends, tuition fees, travel and other research-related expenses.
The intern will be an active member of the National Park Service South Florida/Caribbean Inventory and Monitoring Network (SFCN) which is established to conduct long term natural resource monitoring.
The National Park Service (NPS) is pleased to announce the George Melendez Wright Initiative for YoungLeaders in Climate Change (YLCC) to provide a pathway for exemplary students in higher education (graduate students and advanced undergraduate students) to apply their skills and ideas to park-based challenges and solutions.
Duke University in collaboration with OTS offers semester and summer programs in field biology and global health for undergraduates in Costa Rica and South Africa. All OTS courses are structured on field-based, experiential learning under the close guidance of highly qualified academic professors and visit a diversity of tropical habitats and communities.
The Consortium for Ocean Leadership is pleased to announce the search for a Communications Specialist. This is a regular, full-time, exempt position. The position will report to the Director, Public Affairs. The Communications Specialist develops and executes plans and projects for the public affairs, media relations, marketing and outreach activities of Ocean Leadership and its programs.
The Agricultural Research Service is seeking a Director, who will lead one of three Regional Climate Hubs or one Sub Hub to deliver science-based knowledge and practical information to farmers, ranchers and forest land managers.
Advocacy & Public Policy Manager, Blue Water Baltimore
Blue Water Baltimore, the leading water quality nonprofit in Baltimore, seeks an Advocacy & Public Policy Manager to support the Executive Director and Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper with advocacy efforts needed to move forward our clean water initiatives and programs.
Blue Water Baltimore, the leading water quality nonprofit in Baltimore, seeks an Advocacy & Public Policy Manager to support the Executive Director and Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper with advocacy efforts needed to move forward our clean water initiatives and programs.
This is 12-month, non-tenure-accruing research assistant professor (non tenure track) faculty position that will include three primary responsibilities: conducting research, facilitating collaborations among UF/IFAS faculty and agency partners, and teaching courses on estuarine ecology in the Nature Coast Region of Florida.
The FIU NIGMS RISE Program exists for the purpose of advancing research training in the biomedical sciences; it provides graduate and undergraduate students compensation for a yearlong work obligation in a laboratory conducting biomedical research.
Ocean Conservancy seeks an innovative and committed Communications Manager to support its growing Trash Free Seas® program. Ocean Conservancy’s strategies include outreach across multiple constituencies, including grassroots activists, scientists, and industry.
Early-Career Research Fellowships will recognize professionals at the critical pretenure phase of their careers for exceptional leadership, past performance, and potential for future contributions to improving oil system safety, human health and well being, or environmental protection.
With oversight and direction from ASA’s Executive Director, the Education and Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for working closely with the ASA’s Committee on Education in Acoustics to implement acoustics education and outreach initiatives.
Since 1989, volunteers have assisted project biologists with monitoring, protecting, and collecting baseline data on nesting hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata). For the 2016 season, approximately 8-10 volunteers will be needed to monitor the nesting beaches from May to December (possibly later).
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Pitts Family Foundation is proud to offer a summer internship program for minority students interested in journalism as a career and who want to learn about science writing. The Internship takes place at the Washington, D.C. headquarters of AAAS’s Science magazine, the largest interdisciplinary journal in the world.
ORNL is seeking a post-bachelor researcher to support quantitative energy-related environmental research at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). They are seeking candidates with strong quantitative skills and self-teaching abilities. Experience with a subset of the following: programming in C++ and R, statistics, and optimization. In addition, aptitude for scholarship, written and oral communication, will be considered and opportunities to publish will be available.
The School of Oceanography at the University of Washington invites applications for a full-time (100% FTE) 9-month, multi-year tenure-track Assistant Professor position. They welcome applicants who have expertise in trace elements including metals and nutrients and their isotopes.
The Sanctuary Research Coordinator is primarily responsible for enhancing the understanding of ecosystem processes of a national marine sanctuary.
DDCSP@UW is designed for students who want to pursue a career path in conservation and are at the beginning of their studies at a four-year college. You don’t necessarily need to be science-oriented, but you do need to have a true interest in how nature and people interact.
The James Smithson Fellowship Program is open to post-doctoral students in the fields of science, the humanities and the arts. For 2016, candidates seeking to pursue research in “conservation” are especially encouraged to apply to the program.
The instructor will lead and assist teaching a number of residential courses, including intensive three day courses for local K-12 students, undergraduate courses and citizen science programs at the Little Cayman Research Centre.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is pleased to announce Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship Program. The purpose of the program is to increase undergraduate training in oceanic and atmospheric science, research, technology, and education and foster multidisciplinary training opportunities.
The Nebraska Summer Research Program is a consortium of NSF funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and other summer research opportunities programs (SROP). This intensive summer research experience provides mentoring and research experiences while allowing scholars to preview graduate school life.
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking a Technical Assistance Consultant (Mitigation), to be based at the CTCN Secretariat in Copenhagen, Denmark. The consultant will support the coordination of technical assistance to countries in reducing their GHG emissions.
Are you doing fieldwork or spending time at a field station this summer? If so, SEAS and Deering Estate invite you to attend the first annual FIU-Deering Field Clinic.Experts from FIU and other organizations will present on various topics that are essential for preparing students for fieldwork or international research.
Cape Eleuthera Institute is seeking a Director to lead all research initiatives, management, development, and future expansion of this established research station with numerous ongoing projects and a team of staff, interns and graduate students.
Inspired by efforts to increase racial diversity in the marine conservation field, The Roger Arliner Young (RAY) Marine Conservation Diversity Fellowship Program is a response to the call for mainstream environmental organizations to work to increase and provide supported career pathways for people of color within the field.
Judith Parker, a former member of the Board of Advisors of the College of Arts and Sciences and an eminent landscape architect with an international practice, established an endowment to support international travel by students conducting studies in ecology/environmental biology and management. The scholarships are available for both undergraduate and graduate majors in Biology and Earth & Environment.
The climate system involves highly complex interactions among the atmosphere, oceans, cryosphere, lithosphere, and biosphere; unraveling the mechanisms that control the Earth’s climate is one of the most intellectually challenging scientific problems of the day. Get field experience on climate change science in this REU program at PennState.
The HERE at ORNL program includes research participation programs for both faculty and students at various academic levels. Experience the thrill of research or technical projects at a cutting edge national laboratory and camaraderie with prestigious scientists, researchers, and engineers!
Archbold Biological Station has an opening for a research assistant to support ecological monitoring, wetland restoration, experimental research, and land management on the 3,600-acre Archbold Reserve in south-central Florida.
The Nature Conservancy is seeking a Director of State & Federal Government Relations to provide strategic leadership in support of the Conservancy’s conservation goals by leading public policy initiatives for the Maryland/DC chapter.
The Fort Worth Zoo is seeking participants to provide support for its Anegada iguana conservation project over the summer 2016.
FFWCC is seeking a technician from April 2016 to June 2016 for monitoring assistance with endangered Red-cockaded Woodpeckers (RCWs) in Big Cypress National Preserve.
Interns and volunteers will monitor beaches within an assigned range for sea turtle nesting activity. Patrol in vehicles, and/or on foot to identify nest-crawls and nests on Miami-Dade county beaches (from Key Biscanye to Golden Beach/ the county line) beginning at sunrise. Enter information in computer system’s database.
NASA announces its intent to participate in the 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) and requests that full-time U.S. graduate students attending U.S. universities respond to this “Call for Abstracts.”
This document provides a snapshot of what is currently available (as of January 15, 2016). Future grant opportunities are contingent upon funding appropriations.
Internships at Knight Foundation allow promising college students and recent graduates an opportunity to gain 10 weeks of experience at one of the largest nonprofit foundations in the United States.
The BHW Group is excited to announce the Women in STEM academic scholarship. Women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics during the 2016 school year may apply.
The Office of Aquaculture is seeking a new Communications Specialist. Duties include working in the NOAA Fisheries Office of Aquaculture as part of a team implementing NOAA's mission to foster sustainable marine aquaculture development in the United States.
Two postgraduate appointments are immediately available in the United States Forest Service (USFS) Research Participation Program. The USFS Research Participation Program will prepare a diverse, highly talented, educated, and skilled pool of scientists and engineers to address agricultural and technology issues and enhance the future scientific and technical workforce knowledgeable and trained in fields of specific interest to USFS.
Each summer, BIOS offers a suite of courses for both undergraduate and graduate students that capitalizes upon the expertise of our faculty and visiting scientists. These courses provide many students the opportunity to study topics in marine science that might not be offered within the curricula of their home institutions.
American Progress has an immediate opening for a Research Associate to support the Ocean Policy team. The Research Associate will monitor a wide range of ocean policy issues; provide research assistance; write original reports and blog pieces; assist with communications, social media, and outreach; and provide programmatic administrative support.
The Urban Ecology Field Lab is an 8-week interdisciplinary program that will train the next generation of environmental leaders in social and ecological methods so that they can engage with local communities for the betterment of both people and nature. The program will be held at The Field Museum in Chicago from June 13th to August 5th, 2016.
Coastal Risk Consulting in Plantation, FL is looking to hire a Geospatial Analyst to join their science team. Duties include providing geospatial technical assistance for a wide variety of projects including large-scale climate vulnerability assessments
BIOS offers a suite of university-level summer courses, designed to immerse students in the study of marine science, with a program of coursework and research that is unique in marine science education.
NOAA Fisheries is seeking a creative, self-motivated, experienced writer to join the communications team at NOAA Fisheries. Ideally, the person would have a background in journalism, skills in photography, and experience developing podcasts and other multimedia.
The Nature Conservancy and Deakin University: Post-Doc and PhD Scholarships for Mapping Ocean Wealth
The Nature Conservancy and Deaking University are seeking expressions of interest for 2 Post-Doc and 2 PhD Scholarships to develop local valuations of coastal ecosystem services for marine habitats in southern Australia.
World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the world’s leading conservation organization, seeks a Protected Area Conservation Intern. The Forest program in Washington, DC seeks an intern to inform expansion of the PFP approach to new regions in an effort to permanently protect key ecosystems and species, while learning about one of the most innovative strategies in landscape conservation.
The Rainforest Alliance Agriculture Auditing Services Coordinator for Asia Pacific will ensure rapid and professional implementation of all audit processes in the Asia Pacific region.
You can be part of all the fun that’s happening at Miami-Dade Parks next summer! Applications will be accepted beginning Feb. 29 - March 27, for a variety of summer jobs including pool park service aides and recreation leaders
Bureau of Land Management is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join its team at the Kremmling Field Office in Kremmling, Colorado, AND at the Little Snake Field Office in Craig, Colorado, AND at the White River Field Office in Meeker, Colorado, to monitor and collect data for the implementation of the Colorado Greater Sage-Grouse Plan.
Multiple soil conservation internships within the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) at the USDA
The Dive Safety Program at FIU trains and certifies FIU faculty, staff and students as Scientific Divers under the auspices of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences. Scientific Diving can be taken at FIU for academic credit at either the undergraduate or graduate level. The training can also be taken as a non-credit course for FIU employees and volunteers who need certification as a scientific diver for their work.
A multidisciplinary team of researchers studying the carbon balance of Everglade wetlands is seeking a highly motivated POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE with interests and expertise in micrometeorological measurements of trace gas fluxes.
Mote offers a variety of internship opportunities for undergraduate/graduate students and recent college graduates interested in a career in the ocean sciences. Mote internships are designed to inspire students with a life-long appreciation and commitment to the conservation and sustainability of our oceans by providing unique, hands-on opportunities to conduct ocean science research, education or support services under mentorship guidance.
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens will be holding its first BioBlitz on May 13-14, 2016, to inventory the plants, animals, and other organisms in Vizcaya’s rich natural habitats.
NSF is looking for a Science Assistant to Conduct analyses and provide reports and related presentations of information on the Division's (or Office's) scientific programs.
Rare will host a Policy Engagement Fellow from May-October to work with Rare’s Global Development to engage and communicate with Financial, Planning and Fisheries Ministers and Ministries’ and support and help build stakeholder coalitions in country.
The Legislative Intern Program at the Florida House of Representatives offers a unique opportunity for college graduates and graduate students to gain first-hand knowledge of the legislative process and to participate in the work of the legislative branch of state government.
Deering Estate is looking to hire an Education Specialist to plan, develop, schedule and implement onsite and outreach fee based environmental education and stewardship programs, activities, curriculum, training programs.
This is the first annual photography contest hosted by SeaKeepers. Anything from an underwater diving photo to a beautiful yacht at a marina qualifies. They are looking for the best photo that reflects our mission statement: The International SeaKeepers Society promotes research, conservation and education through direct involvement with the yachting community.
The Florida Stormwater Association Educational Foundation’s Scholarship Program awards financial assistance to qualified students attending Florida colleges and universities whose educational interest is in stormwater research, management or finance.
The Tropical Flowering Tree Society is pleased to present our 8th International Color Conference. The conference is a gathering of fellow enthusiast with an interest in tropical flowering trees, vines, and shrubs.
The communications manager plays a central and critical role in the Gulf Research Program’s work. The manager will oversee GRP's web and intranet sites, social media strategy and activities; evaluate and improve all communication activities, especially the GRP’s digital presence.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Science Communications Intern to join the Research and Monitoring team at The Toledo Institute for Development and Environment (TIDE). The successful candidate will have a diverse skillset and experience in applying research and engaging stakeholders to facilitate management of natural resources.
The Surfrider Foundation seeks to hire a full time contractor for one year to coordinate the Smartfin Citizen Science project. The Smartfin project utilizes surfboard fin technology to engage surfers in scientific data collection.
OAA's National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is responsible for the management, restoration, and protection of living marine resources and their habitats within the United States Exclusive Economic Zone. As a Marine Habitat Resource Specialist responsibilities include managing approximately 15-20 financial assistance grant awards as a Federal Program Officer or Technical Monitor.
The Communications department supports leaders at all levels of the institution to promote project and campaign efforts, inform key audiences, and protect and advance the Pew brand. The Communications officer will develop and implement a multi-media communications strategy supporting Pew’s environmental science portfolio.
The International Center for Tropical Botany (ICTB) has 6 Fellowships to support graduate students in either summer or fall, 2016. We request proposals detailing what you would accomplish in this semester and how this fits into your research program.
The Deering Estate is looking for a camp counselor to lead educational and recreation activities such as nature hikes, canoeing, snorkeling, fishing, biking, team games, experiments, arts, and crafts, and nature lore
Join Coastal Steward Florida for a volunteer beach cleanup at Black Point Park and Marina! Volunteers can earn community service credit.
The Greening Youth Foundation seeks a Refuge Public Use and Biological Intern at the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge in Boynton Beach, FL. The ten-week internship will run from May 31, 2016 through August 12, 2016.
The Greening Youth Foundation seeks a Biological Science Technician Intern at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex in Titusville, Florida. The ten-week internship will run from May 31, 2016 through August 12, 2016.
Coral Restoration Foundation is looking for a Reef Restoration Program Associate to be responsible for assisting in restoration operations, including work in coral nurseries, outplanting sites, monitoring efforts and facilities maintenance.
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! BIOS has National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) funding to support 8 undergraduate student researchers at BIOS during the 2016 fall semester.
Ocean Conservancy’s Gulf Restoration program (GRP) is a dynamic initiative focused on the restoration and enhancement of the Gulf of Mexico following the BP Deepwater Horizon oil disaster. The Marine Restoration Specialist is responsible for ensuring that the initiative to restore and enhance the Gulf of Mexico from the BP oil disaster includes the marine environment and a science program that supports successful restoration as integral components.
The Director is responsible for the direction and administration of all ONMS activities. This includes resolving operational and technical management problems; maintaining surveillance over the organization; and, ensuring the timely and adequate implementation of established National Ocean Service (NOS) and ONMS goals and programs.
The successful applicant will work with scientists from the University of Toronto and the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change to characterize and help interpret water circulation as it underpins water quality gradients in the coastal zone of the Georgian Bay of Lake Huron, Ontario.
The Program Coordinator will serve as the point of contact for international activities, facilitate and coordinate international support and participation, and foster integration of international activities into broader USGCRP activities as appropriate.
Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is seeking a temporary Fishery Training and Tools Specialist for a 6-month term to support the training and capacity building work of the Fishery Solutions Center (FiSC).
The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation is seeking interns to assist the Policy and Conservation Director with ongoing programs.
Outdoor Nation and the National Park Service are looking for 20 Campus Outdoor Ambassadors to lead initiatives on their college campuses that increase outdoor recreation participation and National Park awareness among the campus community
ORNL is the largest science and energy laboratory in the Dept of Energy system. They are looking for undergraduates to intern in their labs for the Fall 2016 semester.
The School for Field Studies is offering a summer course that introduces students to the marine and terrestrial ecosystems of Bocas del Toro, Panama and the challenges presented by a growing reliance on tourism for economic development.
The Southeast Region is recruiting well qualified candidates to fill the Deputy Refuge Manager position at the Florida Keys NWRC in the sunny Florida Keys! The position is open for applications 5/25/16 – 6/8/16 and will be stationed on Big Pine Key, Florida.
Dream in Green (DIG) is seeking two highly responsible individuals with strong writing and research skills to assist with several projects during the summer 2016. The interns will be involved in the development of new resources and educational materials for the launch of the 2016-2017 Green Schools Challenge (GSC).
The second DAN Europe internship programme will be held in July 2016. Applicants interested in the areas of dive medicine, physiology, biomedical engineering and research will be selected for a custom-tailored program with a common training period of 3 weeks followed by a mentored experience-based one.
Climate Nexus is a strategic non-profit communications group dedicated to highlighting the impacts of climate change and clean energy solutions in the United States. They are seeking an energetic and skilled communicator to join our media team in New York City as Communications Manager or Communications Associate, depending on experience.
The Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry Department is currently seeking a Research Associate II to join their team as the Communications Officer for Ocean Carbon & Biogeochemistry (OCB) Project Office.
The Surdna Foundation, a New York City-based family foundation, seeks a Program Associate for its Sustainable Environments Program. The Sustainable Environments Program Associate plays a key role in managing the day-to-day grantmaking activities of a four-person team composed of the Program Director, two Program Officers, and the Program Associate.
Vacancy announcement: The Outdoor Education & Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for the planning and implementation of tours, summer intern, and outreach programs; these programs educate donors, government and business leaders, the media, and members of the community in the work of the Everglades Foundation.
FIU Biological Science Tutors Needed for Students-Athletes
Starting pay is $10 per hour, $11 an hour for students with an earned Bachelor's Degree Minimum GPA required is a 3.2 If interested, please send resume and copy of unofficial undergraduate transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org
Divers Direct is looking for FIU students with a background in biology or similar, for positions. Must have Master Scuba Diver Trainer & First Aid & CPR certification.
The Broward County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Natural Resources Specialist. Candidate must have experience using geographic information systems, possess strong analytical, organizational and communication skills, and demonstrate an understanding of water resource challenges in South Florida.
The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation is seeking interns to assist the Policy and Conservation Director to research and develop on the ground science and conservation projects to support national marine sanctuaries and sanctuary resources.
The Pew Charitable Trusts is seeking a Project Director in the Environmental Science Division (ESD). The Project Director leads the ESD's collaboration with Pew policy staff to develop, fund, and manage scientific research projects.
Outreach Internship The Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida
The Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center is seeking an enthusiastic individual to assist with outreach projects related to nonnative herpetofauna in southern Florida.
The Communications and Events Intern will play a key role in supporting our events and marketing programs. This person will work closely with the marketing and events team to implement compelling events and programs to Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science and increase audience awareness and participation of the various programs.
REEF’s Marine Conservation Internship provides an in-depth look into REEF's Volunteer Fish Survey Project and Invasive Lionfish Program. The internship provides diverse experiences in field research, outreach and education, data collection and management, non-profit operations, public speaking, event planning and advertising.
The Water Resource Scientist provides technical and scientific support for aquatic conservation and restoration strategies across the spectrum of land use, from wild to urban, in Massachusetts and regionally.
The Nature Conservancy is seeking an Executive Assistant to provide administrative support to the Regional Managing Director of the Latin America Region.
The Policy Center for Environment and Peace Knowledge Management intern will assist with writing, graphic design and editing for communications components of the division. S/he will provide support, including design, writing, and editing support, on knowledge management issues, communications materials, including fact sheets, web content, and internal communications channels, such as the bi-weekly and Quarterly Updates.
Smart-Sciences is seeking an experienced Project Scientist – Project Manager to work in its Miami, Florida office. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 7 years of experience in the environmental consulting field in Southeast Florida and 2 years of experience in environmental project management.
The FIU ForEverglades scholarships are open to full-time graduate research students from Florida International University (FIU) pursuing degrees in sciences and engineering. Cross-disciplinary research efforts are of special interest.
The purpose of this position is to communicate water and environmentally related content to Water Center visitors and target audiences. Plan and coordinate regular/annual/one-time special events. Promote and schedule field trips to the Water Center and nearby water reclamation treatment plant.
The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with the Humane Society of the United States in the search for an Executive Director, South Florida Wildlife Center. The Executive Director (ED) will provide leadership, oversight, and direction for the South Florida Wildlife Center.
The Marine Education Specialist will be responsible for assisting the Director of Education of the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation with developing and implementing education programs and curriculum.
Reporting to the Board President, and cooperatively leading the organization's day-to-day operations with the Operations and Development Manager, the Community Engagement and Program Manager's primary responsibilities are overseeing SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve's education, volunteer, and ecological restoration programs, while actively pursuing and developing community engagement opportunities for the organization.
Children’s Literacy Initiative (CLI), an established and respected national early literacy nonprofit, is expanding its services to Broward County. CLI is looking for a Professional Development and Literacy Program Director to be the Regional Manager and lead our Broward County education program.
The Upward Bound Director has overall responsibility for the long-term planning, implementation, tracking and reporting for the museum’s ongoing federally-funded Upward Bound Math and Science program.
The Communications Specialist will assist the Communications Director and work directly with EDF’s water experts to develop, implement and coordinate strategic communications plans that advance the water goals of Ecosystems.
Natural resource intern at Joshua Tree Naitonal Park in California. Intern will restore disturbed sites; assist with exotic plant eradication; assist nursery manager with plant propagation and nursery maintenance; conduct botanical surveys; and communicate with the public about ecological issues including fire and restoration.
Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge seeks a Environmental Education specialist to present regular scheduled EE/interpretive programs, both on and off-site.
Big Thicket National Preserve in southeast Texas, is seeking organized and motivated individual(s) to assist with multiple projects. Building on the success of programs constructed around the NPS Centennial, these interns will enage in community outreach, facilitating volunteer service projects and developing interpretive media.
The Gulf Research Program & Robert Wood Johnson Foundation are committing $10 million to enhancing coastal community resilience.Grants will support the development of research and practices that focus on the human dynamics of resilience.
The Senior Program Manager, Community-Based Conservation is responsible for implementing two strategic priorities for the Conservation International (CI) Hawaii program, including 1) effective ocean governance; and 2) ridge-to-reef restoration.
The purpose of this position is to support coastal and statewide education programs led by UNH Cooperative Extension and N.H. Sea Grant on climate adaptation for communities. The Program Coordinator will provide science-based education, technical assistance and facilitation to support municipal decision makers, landowners, professionals and others to develop strategies to prepare for and adapt to climate change.
The Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is a National Science Foundation-wide program that provides Fellowships to individuals selected early in their graduate careers based on their demonstrated potential for significant research achievements in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education.
The Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center is seeking an enthusiastic individual to assist with outreach projects related to nonnative herpetofauna in southern Florida including Argentine Black & White Tegus and Nile Monitors.
WildCorps is a unique part of SCA’s Desert Restoration Corps (DRC) which is a partnership between SCA and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The position will be based out of Ridgecrest, CA. The Project Leader will lead the crew in projects that may include, though are not limited to: water, wildlife, and resource monitoring; invasive species monitoring and management; trail work and assessment; fence construction/removal; public outreach events and Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) restoration.
This project is part of a national study developed by the National Park System - Natural Sounds and Night Skies Division. The Natural Resource Intern will be responsible for cataloging and analyzing sound monitoring data within the Walnut Canyon National Monument in Flagstaff, Arizona.
The Everglades Foundation provides fellowships and scholarships for advanced research in support of the restoration of the Florida Everglades. Applications will be accepted until July 31, 2016.
Everglades National Park is seeking an intern to T provide administrative and clerical support to the Environmental Education Program. The paid internship will be for 6 months starting on Aug 1. Candidate must enjoy working with the public. Have knowledge of or willingness to learn about park natural and cultural resources.
The CLEO institute is seeking a Director of Programs. The Director of Programs will be responsible for developing, delivering, expanding, and evaluating CLEO programs and initiatives. This position will report to the Executive Director.
The Wheeler Water Institute is a research and policy institute within the Center for Law, Energy and the Environment (CLEE) at the UC Berkeley School of Law. The fellow will work with the Wheeler Institute on water resources issues.
CollabraLink Technologies, Inc. is currently seeking a Management Analyst to provide media relations support the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Association’s (NOAA) Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER).
The Florida Keys Refuge Complex is seeking one 6 month biological intern for work on a large scale reptile inventory and monitoring project beginning on or before 30 September 2016. Primary duties will include setting up and installing both passive and active capture inventory devices for reptiles and amphibians, data collection during inventories of reptiles and amphibians; and data entry.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) , Region 4 invites FIU students to submit proposals to be presented during the poster session at the 2016 International Environmental Youth Symposium. The symposium will be held September 8-9, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia at the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center. The EPA , Region 4 looks forward to your school participating in this wonderful event. Please identify your students and have them register for the poster competition
The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation.
A Ph.D. assistantship is available through the Ecology & Environmental Sciences or Biological Sciences Programs in the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry and Agriculture at the University of Maine, Orono. The student will develop and conduct research on the ecology and evolution of infectious diseases in wildlife and domestic animals using genetic approaches.
The Mozilla Fellowships for Science present a unique opportunity for researchers who want to influence the future of open science and data sharing within their communities. Mozilla is looking for researchers with a passion for open source and data sharing, already working to shift research practice to be more collaborative, iterative and open.
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independent federal agency that provides support to advance and disseminate knowledge in all of the disciplines of the humanities: history, literature, linguistics, archaeology, jurisprudence and the history, criticism and theory of the arts. The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is accepting applications on an open continuous basis for volunteer student and other internships.
Dream in Green (DIG) seeks a part-time Office Administrator to enhance the office’s effectiveness by providing clerical and information management support. This is an administrative position with responsibilities for data and grant management as well as maintaining organizational systems. The position will also assist with correspondence, filing, research, grant writing and communication.
The Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center is seeking an enthusiastic individual to assist with outreach projects related to nonnative herpetofauna in southern Florida including Argentine Black & White Tegus and Nile Monitors. Position may be part-time or full-time and lasts for three months but may be extended depending on performance and funding. Intern will be expected to work some weekend days
Mississippi State University in coordination with NOAA is seeking to fill a postdoctoral research associate position in water quality dynamics and statistical analyses starting immediately. The position will be advised from Mississippi State University through the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering but stationed (i.e. located) at the NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory in Miami, Florida.
The Florida Department of Transportation’s Internship Program offers students an exciting insider's view of the transportation industry and an opportunity to develop skills and techniques directly applicable to their professional development. This is a paid internship program. The pay scale is based on the student's current academic status.
FIU’s Catalyst for Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture, in collaboration with the Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association (FNGLA), is pleased to offer the FIU Horticulture Professional Certificate Program. Satisfactory completion of this course enables you to sit for the FNGLA Certified Horticulture Professional Certificate exam.
University of Florida/IFAS Extension and Miami-Dade County seek to fill a 12-month, full-time non-permanent status accruing Florida Sea Grant Program Agent position based in Miami-Dade County. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing, implementing, evaluating, and reporting on a comprehensive marine science program in cooperation with county and state extension colleagues and local citizens.
Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve is seeking a program consultant responsible for the research and monitoring program at the reserve.
Become a more informed, safer diver! Take our new Recompression Chamber Operator course to learn more about what it takes to treat diving related injuries.
DO YOU WANT TO LIVE UNDERWATER AT AQUARIUS? For the first time, FIU is now offering "Introduction to Saturation Diving". This course starts off by giving you in-depth discussion on the theory of saturation diving and finishes off with practical application of your skills in an overnight stay at Aquarius, the world's only undersea saturation diving facility.
This 48-hour NBDHMT-approved program provides focused didactic and practical training that addresses recognition, stabilization and treatment of decompression and other diving-related injuries.
Still not decided on what classes to take for the Fall 2016 semester? We compiled a list of courses offered by the SEAS departments and programs to help you choose. Check back for updates.
EPA’s Office of Water is pleased to announce the fifth annual Campus RainWorks Challenge for undergraduate and graduate students. Student teams design an innovative green infrastructure project for their campus that effectively manages stormwater runoff while benefiting the campus community and the environment.
Dr. Rehage's lab at FIU is seeking a motivated technician with a passion for fish and recreational fisheries to help us sample in several fish studies in the coastal Everglades and Florida Bay.
Blue Frontier Campaign is looking for intern(s) who can commit to a minimum of 16 hours of work per week. The person(s) in this position will be helping us with outreach, conference, administrative, and fundraising efforts.
Working from a remote home office in California and as part of a seven person Admissions team, the Admissions Counselor (West Coast) is responsible for acting as a primary ambassador of SEA and SEA Semester while managing all phases of SEA's recruitment and enrollment effort within a designated West Coast territory.
The USDA is seeking a specialist to work with the Foreign Agricultural Service of USDA. The individual selected will promote collaboration with other USAID offices and overseas missions in advancing USAID's goals of biodiversity, forestry, wildlife, and wild fisheries conservation.
Belo Sur Mer is an established site with fisheries, reproductive health and aquaculture programmes. The Belo Sur Mer Site Manager will be line managed by the Madagascar Country Coordinator while working closely with national-level programme managers and technical leads.
The Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) offers intensive field courses for undergraduates, graduate students, and natural resource professionals in tropical biology and related disciplines in Costa Rica and South Africa. Courses are offered for graduate and undergraduate students.
The Education & Outreach Program Assistant will assist in all manners needed to run the Everglades Foundation’s Outreach, Tour, and Everglades Literacy Programs. The Tour Program provides educational tours of the Everglades to donors, government and business leaders, the media, and members of the community; the Everglades Literacy program trains and equips teachers to educate students throughout the state about the Everglades.
The National Wetland Condition Assessment Campus Research Challenge gives graduate students the opportunity to use NWCA data to conduct scientific research and analysis. This challenge is intended to encourage external, innovative research and information development in support of enhanced wetland assessment and management at multiple scales.
US EPA Region 9 is accepting applications online at usajobs.gov for an upcoming open Environmental Engineer/Physical/Life Scientist (EE-PS-LS) Remedial Project Manager (RPM), GS-09, in our Superfund Division, located in San Francisco, CA.
In collaboration with The Kampong, the International Center for Tropical Botany (ICTB) is accepting proposals from FIU graduate students interested in faciliating educational activities for underserved students of West Coconut Grove. The program will involve three 12-week sessions for approximately 20 middle and high school students. The sessions will take place on Monday and Wednesday afternoons and last approximately two hours.
To conserve rich tropical plant diversity and the associated natural resources, it is important to gain and exchange knowledge of tropical plants and their habitats. To this end, the organizing committee wishes to invite you to the International Tropical Botany and Pine Rockland Conference, October 23-28, 2016.
The G&B Moore Foundation is seeking a Program Associate to work in the Andes-Amazon Initiative to provide programmatic support to the Program Director and Program Officers.
REEF’s Marine Conservation Internship provides an in-depth look into REEF's Volunteer Fish Survey Project and Invasive Lionfish Program. The internship provides an array of diverse experiences including scientific diving, outreach and education, data collection and management, non-profit operations, and public speaking.
The Oceans Research Internship Program enables aspiring scientists and conservationists to work in conjunction with leading marine biologists. You will work with the scientists as they undertake ground-breaking research on the charismatic marine mega-fauna of Southern Africa, including great white sharks.
Eligible Applicants: Any student who has graduated from a Florida university in the last two years with a masters, PhD or JD degree in environmental science or policy, or who will complete their degree by December 2016. This fellowship is designed to provide a post-graduate who majored in environmental science or policy with the opportunity of hands-on experience in state government.
Announcement (Graduate Research Assistantship / Post-doctoral position): Developing a size-based spatial model for Eastern Bering Sea snow crab
USGS is accepting applications for an intern to participate in our research on invasive pythons and tegus in the Florida Everglades. Field duties will include radio tracking, camera trapping, live trapping, and visual surveys.
The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program was established by Congress in 1986 to honor Senator Barry Goldwater. The Foundation’s purpose is to encourage the growth of well-trained scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.
The Udall Scholarship awards scholarships, fellowships, and internships for study in fields related to the environment and to American Indians and Alaska Natives in fields related to health care and tribal public policy.
The Truman Scholarship was designed to honor President Harry S. Truman. The Truman Scholarship Foundation supports students dedicated to a career in public service who currently display excellent leadership and service. Recipients will receive $30,000 towards graduate school. In addition scholars are brought to Washington, D.C. to participate in an internship with the federal government or nationally focused nonprofit organization.
The Frost Scholarship Programme (Florida) funds current students of the State University System of Florida to study one-year, full-time master’s courses in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (‘STEM’ subjects) at the University of Oxford.
The Kampong of the National Tropical Botanical Garden, in collaboration with Florida International University, the International Center for Tropical Botany, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, and the Montgomery Botanical Center, will offer an intensive, in-residence course/workshop on the systematics of tropical plants, in Coconut Grove, Florida, from May 21 – June 18, 2017.
The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations.
Are you an NSF-funded PhD candidate currently supported on an active NSF research grants? NSF Graduate Student Preparedness (GSP) is for you! Choose from many amazing research projects to collaborate on such as sediment fingerprinting and volcanic lightening.
Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is a non-profit organization that promotes conservation of Florida’s coastal ecosystems with a special focus on threatened and endangered sea turtles. The Conservation Department is currently accepting college level interns to assist with the center’s conservation initiatives and duties at LMC.
La Tortuga Viva, a sea turtle sanctuary located on Mexico’s southern Pacific coast, seeks a dedicated and enthusiastic volunteer to help coordinate and manage its scientific and community engagement activities.
Are you interested in adopting interdisciplinary modules that address sustainability and climate change? Apply now to join us for the 2017 InTeGrate Faculty Mentoring Network. Participants will focus on how to use data-driven modules designed by the InTeGrate Project in undergraduate biology courses.
The Caribbean Netherlands Science Institute (CNSI) at St Eustatius, Caribbean Netherlands, has an opening for a Data Monitoring Officer (DMO). The DMO is responsible for collecting data on biodiversity and fisheries on St Eustatius that allows the national government of The Netherlands to fulfill its (international) reporting obligations, contributing to the assessment and development of nature and fisheries management policies.
Enter the CGTrader Scholarship 2016 challenge to win $1,000 for your education bills. All you have to do is write and submit an original essay on the topic “The future of virtual reality: on the footsteps of changing the world or on the brink of failure?”
Earth Expeditions is a groundbreaking global program supporting university courses, degree programs, and collaborative projects that are making a difference in Africa, Asia, Australia, and the Americas. Earth Expeditions courses build an alliance of individuals with first-hand knowledge of inquiry-driven, community-based learning for the benefit of ecological communities, student achievement, and global understanding.
The UNH Marine Sciences and Ocean Engineering is seeking a Communications Specialist that will be responsible for leading the NHSG communication program and serve as the lead connection with the National Sea Grant College Program and Sea Grant Association communications networks.
Invasive species Action Network (ISAN) is seeking to hire an individual to serve as the staff lead for implementing a variety of invasive species prevention programs that involve the fishing and boating communities.
This 10-week summer program places science, engineering, and mathematics students at media organizations nationwide. Fellows use their academic training as they research, write, and report today’s headlines, sharpening their abilities to communicate complex scientific issues to the public.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking interested candidates for approximately 60 positions nationwide.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program recognizes outstanding scholarship and encourages independent graduate level research -- particularly by female and minority students -- in NOAA mission-related sciences of oceanography, marine biology and maritime archaeology, including all science, engineering and resource management of ocean and coastal areas.
The CIEE Tropical Marine Ecology and Conservation Program in Bonaire seeks a full-time academic instructor. Instructor is part of a team of professionals that support an exceptional overseas learning experience for students from universities in the US. The team in Bonaire organizes and participates in the Outreach program, Public Lecture series, field trips, camping and other group activities. In addition to teaching responsibilities, duties will include supporting CIEE's research programs.
The Smithsonian’s Tennenbaum Marine Observatories Network (TMON) invites proposals for the MarineGEO Postdoctoral Fellowship Program. Proposals should advance the goals of the Marine Global Earth Observatory. MarineGEO is a growing, long-term, worldwide research program focused on understanding geographic and temporal patterns and processes in coastal marine biodiversity and ecosystems using comparative approaches.
Watch videos for the first global count of sharks and rays and earn a spot on a shark tagging trip with top researchers.
MERI is proud to offer a continuing education course on flora and fauna of the Florida Keys. This ten-week class will provide an introduction to the unique flora and fauna of the Florida Keys and will feature guided field trips through natural communities of the area.
The Deering Estate has several part-time positions available. They are seeking candidates with diverse backgrounds and levels of experience – environmental education, ecology, as well as history, art, customer service, hospitality, and visitor safety backgrounds as we do have several positions available.
Public Humanities Projects grants support projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences. Projects must engage humanities scholarship to analyze significant themes in disciplines such as history, literature, ethics, and art, or to address challenging issues in contemporary life.
Through internships, National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) staff share their time and talents with students who are seeking a museum-based learning experience in the natural sciences. Graduate, post-graduate, undergraduate and even advanced high-school students all may apply for internship positions.
The Garden Club of America provides an Award in Coastal Wetlands Studies. The award is a one-year $5,000 scholarship to support graduate-level field-based research in coastal wetlands.
DDCSP@UW is a paid, multi-summer, undergraduate experiential learning program that explores conservation across climate, water, food and ecosystems of the Pacific Northwest.
Zoo Conservation Biology is a hands-on examination of the role of zoos in conservation science, conservation action, and conservation education. This course, taught by instructors from Zoo Miami’s Conservation and Research Department, will examine the history and modern mission of zoos, and give students an view of “behind the scenes” conservation efforts at Zoo Miami.
Interested in ocean conservation? Reef Relief is now accepting applications for their Spring and Summer 2017 internship programs. Opportunities include Stormwater Education and Coral Camp Education.
The Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Program places recent college graduates and young professionals as English teaching assistants in primary and secondary schools or universities overseas.
This position serves as Assistant Manager of the DEP Coral Reef Conservation Program (CRCP) and is responsible for assisting the CRCP Manager with managing and maintaining all aspects of the CRCP and staff based in Miami and West Palm Beach, with regional jurisdiction over coral reef resource management, monitoring, research and public education in southeast Florida.