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Vince Schaefer Research Internship & Thom Scheuer Land Management Internship – DEADLINE: 3/15/12

Vince Schaefer Research Internship & Thom Scheuer Land Management Internship – DEADLINE: 3/15/12

The Mohonk Preserve is New York State’s largest non-profit nature preserve with integrated programs in Ecosystem Research, Land Stewardship and Management, and Environmental Education.  For more information about the Mohonk Preserve: http://www.mohonkpreserve.org

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­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­2012 Vince Schaefer Research Internship:

Interns will join the Mohonk Preserve Research staff to:

  • Sample a wide variety of nature study including bird surveys and habitat analysis.
  • Be a part of an exciting research community.
  • Work closely with researchers, educators and land management professionals.
  • Utilize GIS & GPS technology for invasive species management.
  • Have access to decades of data, specimens and library collections.

Interns will develop and complete an individualized research project.

Dates: June to mid-August (10 weeks)
Eligibility: College freshmen & sophomores

Stipend: $3,200
Other support: Housing is available on an as needed and space available basis

To apply: Send a copy of your resume, cover letter which clearly states your reasons for pursuing this internship and what you hope to gain as part of your career goals, your transcript, and two letters of recommendation to: John Thompson, Director of Conservation Science, Mohonk Preserve Daniel Smiley Research Center, 1000 Mountain Rest Rd., New Paltz, NY 12561

For additional details: http://mohonkpreserve.org/index.php?jobs-internship

Application Deadline: All materials must be received by March 15, 2012
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2012 Thom Scheuer Land Management Internship:

Interns will join the Mohonk Preserve Land Stewardship staff to assist with:

  • Promote visitor safety and enjoyment.
  • Land and visitor management.
  • Facilities projects.
  • Basic ranger duties.
  • Complete boundary line inspection and reporting.
  • Interns may also have the opportunity to work with research and education staff.

The intern will be responsible for a written report summarizing his or her work.

Dates: June to mid-August (10 weeks)
Eligibility: College juniors & seniors

Stipend: $3,200
Other support: Housing is available on an as needed and space available basis

To apply: Send your resume, a cover letter which clearly states your reasons for pursuing this internship and what you hope to gain as part of career goals, your transcript, and two letters of recommendation to:  Hank Alicandri, Director of Land Stewardship/Chief Ranger, Mohonk Preserve, P.O. Box 715, New Paltz, NY  12561

For additional details: http://mohonkpreserve.org/index.php?jobs-internship

Application Deadline: All materials must be received by March 15, 2012

 


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