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ADEQ stands for the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality. Our mission is to protect and enhance public health and the environment in Arizona. To achieve this, we administer the state’s environmental laws and delegated federal programs to prevent air, water and land pollution and ensure cleanup.

http://www.azdeq.gov/AboutUs

Research Themes:
Business and Economics, Climate and Adaptation, Food Systems and Security, Governance, Law, and Policy, Natural Environment and Biodiversity, Public Health, Science Engagement, Urban Environment, Water

The Green Party is the party for promoting real progressive politics and change in this country. If you are an activist, why waste your time continuing to support that other party which constantly collaborates with Republicans against those things you care so deeply about?  From opposing the war in Iraq, to standing up for the Bill of Rights, to saving our unique desert environment, and for preserving the Social Security program, the Green... Read More

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Business and Economics, Climate and Adaptation, Energy, Environmental Arts and Humanities, Food Systems and Security, Governance, Law, and Policy, Science Engagement

Summary: American Conservation Experience, a Non-Profit Conservation Corps, in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Phoenix District Office is seeking ONE Rangeland Monitoring Intern to dedicate 40 Months assisting the BLM’s Lower Sonoran Field Office (LSFO) with the monitoring of rangeland resources on the Sonoran Desert National Monument (SDNM). The SDNM is approximately 480,000 acres of untrammeled Sonoran... Read More

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Informatics, Modeling, and Remote Sensing, Natural Environment and Biodiversity

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) is seeking an Analyst in Environmental Policy with a focus related to drinking water quality and ground water protection. Analyst duties include preparing objective, non-partisan analytical studies and descriptive background reports on issues of national significance; providing personal consultation and assistance to congressional committees, Members, and... Read More

Research Themes:
Business and Economics, Governance, Law, and Policy, Public Health, Water

The Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) of the Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking an Analyst in Agricultural Policy. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on agricultural policy related to domestic agricultural programs, policies, and markets. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the economics, history, trends, and current status of agricultural policy with an emphasis on crop... Read More

Research Themes:
Business and Economics, Food Systems and Security, Governance, Law, and Policy
BLM Tucson Field Office is recruiting volunteers for some of their projects. This could be the perfect opportunity for undergraduates looking for work experience with a federal agency and to learn new skills.
 
Research Themes:
Informatics, Modeling, and Remote Sensing, Natural Environment and Biodiversity

Soil Scientist 
Global Organics Group - Goodyear, AZ

An innovative, multi-faceted Life Science company has a position opening for a Soil Scientist.

This person will do some field work, case studies, presentations to customers at their location, and attend weekly meetings with other science team members. Domestic travel... Read More

Research Themes:
Business and Economics, Climate and Adaptation, Food Systems and Security, Natural Environment and Biodiversity
Job Title: D14 AZ Field Technician III Limnology primary Instrumentation secondary

Battelle and its affiliate, Battelle Ecology, Inc. manage and operate the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) project, which is solely funded by the National Science Foundation. A 30+ year project dedicated to... Read More

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Wildlife's Little Angels is a Tucson based non-profit wildlife rehabilitation center that focuses on ill, injured, and orphaned small mammals and birds. Our goal for our patients is a successful release back into the wild.

We're currently in need of volunteers as we move closer to our busiest time of year: baby season!
Volunteers can expect to:

Clean, sanitize, and... Read More

Research Themes:
Natural Environment and Biodiversity

Looking for willing and able students to volunteer on a frog project under David Hall, may lead to summer employment!  You must have good foot-wear and camping equipment.  Work includes visual encounter surveys for native and non-native ranid frogs, seining of stock tanks, and other mechanical methods for eradicating non-natives.  Training will be provided and volunteers will be supervised at all times.  Having transportation is a real plus... Read More

Research Themes:
Natural Environment and Biodiversity

Earn credit living in your tent! Seriously. 

The Wild Rockies Field Institute is an off-campus study opportunity; WRFI offers academic field-based courses through the University of Montana.  Our courses take place in the “Wild Rockies” of North America and combine rigorous academic inquiry with cultural immersion and extended backcountry expeditions (boating and backpacking sections for 6-12 days at a time). ... Read More

Research Themes:
Climate and Adaptation, Energy, Natural Environment and Biodiversity, Water

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