[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

Dear  Coral-List:   
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.  
Thank you,

Rita BJ Peachey,  PhD
Resident Director
CIEE Research Station Bonaire
Kaya Gob DeBrot  21
Kralendijk, Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles
rpeachey at ciee.org  

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