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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;

-... Read More

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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 EPA is seeking recent graduates with Masters degrees for a paid internship position in Seattle WA on water quality, protection and restoration programs.  Please pass on the announcement to any recent graduates who are interested in both the environmental sciences and public policy.

Title: Water Quality, Watershed Protection and Restoration Programs 
Reference Code: EPA-REG-10-2018-01
The opportunity details can be found... 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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The Gornish Lab (gornish.arizona.edu) is in search of a motivated undergraduate student to assist in several projects in the lab. We are offering a paid position ($11/hr) for a student to work anywhere from 2-9 hours per week. Job responsibilities will include lab work (seed sorting and seed counting), field work (data collection, plot... Read More

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Undergraduate employment opportunities available in the Archer Lab, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, for the project “Brush management and ecosystem services: a quantification of trade-offs on Western rangelands”

 

The Archer Lab in the ... Read More

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The Controlled Environment Agriculture Center requires student workers immediately. The position entails potting, transplanting, and care/maintenance of seed corn plants in the greenhouse project. The successful applicant can begin work immediately. The position will pay $10.50 for 10 – 20 hours per week during summer with possible continuation into the fall semester.

Contact Dr. Gene Giacomelli for more information:

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