Want to make a difference in a wild setting this summer?
Then look no further than the Environmental Education/Interpretation internship at Patuxent! We are currently looking for motivated and enthusiastic individuals to teach others about wildlife through:
- Developing and Conducting Creative Nature Programs
- Leading Wildlife Conservation Tram Tours
- Conducting Puppet Shows
- Working With Scout and School Groups
- Operating the Visitor Center
Current dates for internships are May 17th, 2009 – August 15th, 2009 (and are
flexible to change).
Internships are FULL-TIME positions.
Interns are provided a subsistence allowance of $200 per week with on-site housing; OR
$225 per week without housing.
Applicants should possess or be pursuing a degree in natural resources, biology or an education related field.
To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references with phone
numbers by April 11th, 2009 to:
Patuxent Research Refuge
10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop
Laurel, MD 20708-4027
Apply through UMBCworks! New to UMBCworks? Visit http://shrivercenter.umbc.edu/student_howdoigetstarted.html
Biology Internships at Patuxent Research Refuge are coordinated by Refuge Biologist, Chris Wicker. If you are interested in a Biology Internship, please contact Christopher_Wicker@fws.gov.