[Coral-List] Perry Institute for Marine Science Announces 2010 Internships
tredinger at perryinstitute.org
Fri Mar 19 10:41:17 EDT 2010
Perry Institute for Marine Science Announces 2010 Internships
LOCATION: Lee Stocking Island, Exuma, Bahamas
DURATION: 2 month minimum
STARTING DATE: Year round
APPLICATION DEADLINES: Spring: February 1 Summer: April 15 Winter: October 1
OPEN TO: All students pursuing or have recently completed a degree in marine
science or biology.
DESCRIPTION: Interns will split their time between direct involvement in
support of scientific research and operational support of science.
Responsibilities will depend largely on the current projects being conducted
during each period. Interns will gain firsthand experience with standard
field procedures, experimental design, sampling protocol, environmental
monitoring techniques, diving and boating, and perhaps most valuable,
personal interaction with some of the world's leading marine scientists.
Open water SCUBA certified
First aid, CPR and oxygen administration certified
Experience operating small vessels (preferred)
TO APPLY: Please visit www.perryinstitute.org for application form and
detailed internship descriptions and agreement. Send additional questions to
elamarre at perryinstitute.org.
*Number of internships awarded each season will vary and are dependent on
research demands and funding availability.
*Internships are non-salaried, however, room and board (shared
accommodation) and transportation between LSI and Exuma International
Airport (Georgetown, Bahamas) will be provided.
Perry Institute for Marine Science
100 N. US Highway 1, Suite 202
Jupiter, FL 33477-5112
T: (561)741-0192 ext. 113
E: tredinger at perryinstitute.org
Conduct and support innovative research and education that advance
stewardship of our oceans and coastal ecosystems.
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