Internships / Job / 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.


REU: Aquatic Chemical Ecology at Georgia Tech

(Application Deadline: February 15, 2015)

REU: Convergence Ecology at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

(Application Deadline: March 1, 2015)



Camp War Eagle

Arkansas Game & Fish Commission

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission Intern

Aquatic Ecology

Botany Ecology

Data Management


Job Opportunity

Clemson University’s Youth Learning Institute-Camp Wildlife Job

Job Title: Wildlife Ecology and Shooting Sports Instructor / Counselor

Location: Camp Bob Cooper, Summerton, South Carolina

2015 Summer Camp Flyer

Natural Resource/Wildlife Management

The Military Department of Arkansas seeks two individuals to assist in the Camp Joseph T. Robinson Natural Resources Management Program.
Work will primarily involve assisting in various projects including:

  • game and non-game wildlife
  • aquatic bioassessment
  • botany and plant communities
  • wetlands
  • pest/invasive species
  • prescribed fire
  • GIS data collection and processing


The applicant should be able and willing to work:

  • a minimum of twenty hours per week (at least three days per week) up to a maximum of
    forty hours per week
  • both indoors and outdoors (hiking with 20-30 pounds of equipment while exposed to
    inclement weather, extreme heat or cold, ticks, poisonous plants, and poisonous animals
    should be expected)
  • under supervision as well as independently
  • in a relatively structured office environment with the understanding that job priorities
    and schedules can be dynamic (will include some night work)
  • with a variety of natural resource disciplines and personnel.


The applicant should have an interest in conservation and environmental concerns and the desire to assist with field and library/office-based work (including wildlife and vegetation monitoring, data-entry and literature research). Minimum of junior standing in a natural resource-related program (biology, environmental science, wildlife and fisheries management, etc.) is preferred. Present enrollment is not required and graduates are encouraged to apply. Familiarity with Microsoft Office software, ESRI ArcGIS software, and Trimble GPS equipment is desirable but not necessary.
This is a term-conditional, temporary position funded through September 30, 2013 with yearly extensions likely (dependent on future funding).

Those interested should contact:
Brian Mitchell Natural Resources Manager-Camp Joseph T. Robinson 501-626-9738 501-212-5891


Crime Lab Summer Internship Program

Arkansas State Crime Laboratory just released information on their 2015 ASCL Summer Internship Program.


2013 University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Summer Field Program –

Applications being accepted: