Faculty, staff, community leaders, do you have an engagement experience for students to get involved with?


University of Arizona’s Undergraduate Biology Research Program (UBRP) provides opportunities for students to participate in a paid, mentored, full-time summer research experience involving inquiry, design, investigation, research, scholarship, discovery, and the presentation of experimental results.

To learn more & to apply, visit ubrp.arizona.edu.

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Agriculture students needed to help Head Grower of a large commercial greenhouse, compose and compile a new complete growing and operations manual. The manual will document all agricultural processes and procedures in the growing of baby leafy greens in a highly automated, state of the art greenhouse. Ultimate use of the document will be in the day to day management of the business and will be used as the... Read More

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Grounds Maintenance Worker

The University of Arizona Campus Arboretum is seeking a part-time student employee to assist with grounds maintenance of the living plant collections on the UA main campus Fall semester 2018. The student will be responsible for installing trees and signs and maintaining plant inventory records. 

 

Essential qualifications:

·         Ability to do... Read More

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Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier sessions, we will be holding another fellowship.

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DATA and FIELD VIDEO ENTRY POSITION – We are looking for a highly motivated student to help update and maintain a database related to wild birds from Colorado and Arizona.  This will entail data entry in Excel format from field data sheets and documenting breeding behavior from nest videos collected last summer on the Cordilleran Flycatcher in southwestern Colorado.  Here is an EXCITING OPPORTUNITY to learn more about documenting biological... Read More

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Student Database Work

The University of Arizona Herbarium is currently searching for a part-time student employee to assist with managing our collection of plant specimens.

The student will utilize software for entering and correcting information from plant specimen labels into an existing web-enabled collections database.

Essential qualifications:

• Enrolled at UA as an undergraduate for at... Read More

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The University of Arizona Campus Arboretum is seeking a few passionate and motivated students for employment or for directed research/academic credit Fall 2018.  

 

The project: Develop, edit and publish content on plant species for public educational program use.

 

The details:

·         Learn plant ID, botanical classification, characteristics of important... Read More

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DATA ENTRY WORK STUDY POSITION – We are looking for a highly motivated student to help update and maintain a database related to birds, and to also conduct data entry on breeding behavior from video tapes.

The qualified candidate should be able to work with minimum supervision,

- have experience creating and maintaining Excel databases;

- have experience with wildlife (preferably bird) behavioral observations;

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The Meredith Lab is looking for undergraduate students to help with various projects in the lab. Students will gain experience in ecosystem genomics focusing on using molecular tools to assess microbial diversity and function in local soils. They will also become familiar with various soil science methods for measuring soil properties and chemistry. In addition, there is a field component to this work in which students will help collect and... Read More

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The University of Arizona Campus Arboretum is seeking a part-time student employee or academic intern to assist with educational outreach supporting the living plant collections on the UA main campus. The student will be responsible for researching content relating to the botanical names, characteristics, cultivation, natural history and ethnobotanical uses of the plant species in the collection. The results of this literature review will be... Read More

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The University of Arizona Campus Arboretum is seeking a part-time student employee or academic intern to assist with research using the living plant collections on the UA main campus. The student will be responsible for the nomination process for Arizona Great Trees, Heritage Trees and Champion Trees. The student will research measurements of record holders and identify campus specimens with guidance from the Arboretum Director to be measured... Read More

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