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Research Opportunities

To look for internship opportunities for biology majors, check out the bulletin board beside the cell biology lab, Lewis Science 153.

To see other internship opportunities go to UCA Career Services.

Internships

Natasha Harrison is currently looking for a Natural Resources Intern. Position is located on Camp Robinson. Work is 24 hours per week minimum – pays $13.96/hour. Working days are Monday-Friday between the hours of 7:00am & 3:30pm. Will need to be available to start within the next 6-8 weeks and be able to pass a background check. Some college education preferred (either associates or bachelors).

Ideal candidate has some experience in one or more of the following areas:
Pest management
Plant care/propagation
Use of lawn equipment (manual & power)
Operation of ATV/UTV
Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, etc.) Wildlife monitoring/conservation activities Prescribed burning

Must be able to lift 50lbs.

Please send resume to:
        natasha.l.harrison3.nfg@mail.mil

Student Conservation Association 

The Student Conservation Association offers many summer and other short-term opportunities that can serve as a student internship for course credit.  Go to this website to search for positions that fit our interests and career goals!  Just remember that a proposal must be submitted to the internship committee by the appropriate deadline for approval of course credit. https://www.thesca.org/serve/positions

Disney Animal, Science and Environment Professional Internship

The Agricultural Sciences team, part of Disney’s Animals, Science and Environment, offers Professional internships designed to provide qualified college students with the opportunity for hands-on work experience in the unique growing areas that are part of Living with The Land, an agricultural attraction at Epcot. Disney Agricultural Sciences Recruiting Flyer

White River Waterkeeper  (Public Relations Intern)

This position will only require the intern to travel to Harrison minimally. The student will need to work with minimal oversight, but there will be weekly scheduled calls and email check-ins. Application is available online at https://www.whiteriverwaterkeeper.org/internship. The internship will only require approximately 12 hours a week but could be scaled up to 20 hours a week if a motivated student wanted additional duties. Public Relations Intern

LSU Health Sciences

8 week internship in a research laboratory to provide career opportunities in graduate research in pharmacology, toxicology, carcinogenesis, chemoprevention, neuropharmacology, and neuroscience. Contact tmoren@lsuhsc.edu or click here for more information.

Tennessee Aquarium

http://www.tnaqua.org/protect-freshwater/student-opportunities

Lake Conway Point Remove Water Alliance

LCPRWA internship information

Camp War Eagle

http://campwareagle.org/content/university-central-arkansas

Arkansas Game & Fish Commission

https://www.agfc.com/en/employment/internships/

Deadline is in late February. Contact Dr. Laurie Warren, Dr. Reid Adams, or Dr. Sally Entrekin for more information.

Crime Lab Summer Internship Program

Arkansas State Crime Laboratory will release information when available on internships. Visit their page form more information.

University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Summer Field Program –

Applications being accepted: http://www.usm.edu/gcrl/summer_field/index.php.