[Coral-List] CIEE Tropical Marine Ecology Internship Fall 2007
Rbjpeachey at aol.com
Rbjpeachey at aol.com
Fri Apr 6 01:21:18 EDT 2007
I would like to share the following announcement for an internship with you:
Job Title: Tropical Marine Ecology Internship Fall 2007
Company / Organization: CIEE Research Station Bonaire
Location: Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles
Description: CIEE Tropical Marine Ecology and Conservation Bonaire offers a
study abroad program for American undergraduate students. The Tropical
Marine Ecology Intern at the CIEE Research Station Bonaire will assist in program
delivery, academics, research, group dynamics, logistics, dive safety,
student transportation, and site security. Duties include assisting with:
preparations for classes and labs as instructed by faculty, SCUBA diving in support
of 3 CIEE courses, long-term research data collection on coral reefs,
undergraduate student education and research projects, and record keeping for the
dive safety program.
The Minimum Qualifications for this role are: A BA/BS in Biology with an
emphasis in Marine Biology/Ecology or Biological Oceanography. Current
certifications in First Aid, CPR, DAN Oxygen Rescue, and Advanced Open Water.
Scientific Diving Experience (minimum of 50 dives logged) and a comprehensive dive
physical are required. Must have drivers license. Demonstrated ability to
work as a team member, a commitment to education and research in marine ecology
and conservation, and a willingness to work flexible hours and live on site
at the research station with a group of up to 12 undergraduate students.
This is an intensive program of study.
Compensation: A small stipend (commensurate with experience), round trip
airfare, lodging (private room with bath) and 14 meals per week will be provided
to the successful applicant. Fall 2007 Internship dates: 15 Aug - 15 Dec.
To apply: Send cover letter, CV with 3 references, and a letter of
recommendation from a major faculty member from your degree granting institution to
_rpeachey at ciee.org_ (mailto:rpeachey at ciee.org) . For more information about
the semester program go to _www.ciee.org/study_ (http://www.ciee.org/study)
and select Bonaire Southern Caribbean.
Rita BJ Peachey, PhD
CIEE Research Station Bonaire
Kaya Gob DeBrot 21
Kralendijk, Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles
rpeachey at ciee.org
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