[Coral-List] 2007 Curatorial and Research Internships at Reef HQ (Townsville, Australia)
shelleya at gbrmpa.gov.au
Thu Aug 17 21:47:27 EDT 2006
As part of its role of education center for the Great Barrier Reef
Marine Park Authority, Reef HQ Aquarium in Townsville (Australia) is
once again offering four curatorial internship positions to suitable
applicants starting in Feb/Mar and Aug/Sep 2007. Each internship
position carries a specialist research project, as well as water quality
and laboratory duties, that will be the core duties of the candidate.
However, interns may also assist Reef HQ staff with animal husbandry
responsibilities of all exhibit areas, including feeding, diving, field
trip assistance, maintenance of aquarium systems and other related
routine duties. This program is designed for individuals intending to
undertake a technical or professional career in marine science,
aquaculture, or a closely related discipline, and provides a unique
opportunity for work and study. Overseas applicants are encouraged to
apply. For further details and instructions for applicants, please go
I would very much appreciate it if you could forward this internship
offer to interested staff, volunteers, students, and/or post it on your
local job boards or university webpages.
Shelley L. Anthony, M.Sc.
The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
2-68 Flinders St.
PO Box 1379
Townsville QLD 4810 AUSTRALIA
email: shelleya at gbrmpa.gov.au
ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies
School of Marine Biology & Aquaculture
James Cook University
Townsville QLD 4811 AUSTRALIA
shelley.anthony at jcu.edu.au
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