Summer Opportunities

Below are listed a variety of summer research, job, internship, and course opportunities in which Biology students might be interested. New opportunities are added as we receive them. Additional opportunities can found at the Science and Research Office website.

Vegetable pollination internship (paid) - Decorah, IA

Water resources intern (paid) - Eagan, MN

Horticultural internship at the Maplewood Nature Center - Maplewood, MN

Summer Conservation Internships with the Conservation Corps - throughout Minnesota

Field technician openings in Superior National Forest - northern Minnesota

Field technician openings with US Forest Service - sites throughout the US

Aquatic invasive species management positions in the Adirondacks - upstate New York

Field Biology (and other) courses in Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness - Ely, MN

Ecosystem ecology course in Rocky Mountains - Colorado

Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology Research - Harvard Med School, Boston, MA

Internships (unpaid) at Minnesota Zoo - Apple Valley, MN

Research of human impacts on Lake Champlain - University of Vermont

Fisheries internship - MN Department of Natural Resources, statewide

Biomedical internship (Paid) - Rebiotix, Minneapolis, MN

Cell biology research in the private sector - R & D Systems, Minneapolis, MN

Research in water science and engineering - four university sites

Naturalist at Minnesota State Park - Sibley State Park

Naturalist at Minnesota State Park - Jay Cooke State Park

Naturalist at Minnesota State Park - St. Croix State Park

Marine Conservation Summer Institute - Duke Marine Biology Laboratory, Beaufort, NC

Organic farm internship - Moonstone Farm, Montevideo, MN

Plant ecology research - U of Michigan, Kellogg Biological Station

Ecological research in Yosemite National Park. California

Summer Institute for Biostatistics - eight universities around the country, incl. U of MN

Biomedical research/internship - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI

Research in Plant Pathology & Plant Microbe Biology at Cornell U - Ithaca, NY

Mussel Research with Minnesota DNR (SCUBA certification required) - St. Paul/Lake City, MN

Research in Ecology & Evolutionary D-Bio at San Francisco State U - San Francisco, CA

Research in Biodiversity Science & Sustainability - San Francisco, CA

Research in Evolution & Systematics at the Museum of Natural History - New York, NY

Cell & Molecular Bio Research, Marquette University - Milwaukee, WI

Naturalist Paid Internship at River Bend Nature Center - Faribault, MN

Biological Research (all areas) at U of Wisconsin - Madison, WI

Cell signalling research at U of Tennessee - Knoxville, TN

Agricultural, entomology, plant-microbe, horticultural research at Cornell Univ - Ithaca, NY

Forestry research at Harvard - Harvard Forest, MA

Plant ecology research in Twin Cities area, U of Minnesota - East Bethel, MN

Summer field courses at U of Minnesota Lake Itasca Field Station - Lake Itasca, MN

DOE Scholars Program (Research w/ Dept. of Energy) - Various locations

Public health research at the Center for Disease Control - Atlanta, GA/Oak Ridge, TN

Biomedical research at the Mayo Clinic - Rochester, MN

Biology & other science research at Oak Ridge National Laboratories - Oak Ridge, TN

Biomedical research at University of Texas Medical Center - Dallas, TX