Undergraduate internships

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Lobster Ecology & Industry Internships

The Wahle Lab is seeking three undergraduate or recent graduates to assist in marine science research projects this summer at the University of Maine’s Darling Marine Center (DMC). All applicants must be working towards or recently completed a bachelor’s degree in a Biological Science, preferably Marine Biology, Environmental Science, Fishery Science, or a related field. […]

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Microbial Ecology Summer Interns

Professor Rich is seeking undergraduate summer interns to work on microbial ecology projects at the Darling Marine Center (DMC), on the midcoast of Maine. The summer intern will be working on studies of microbial communities and the nitrogen cycle in the marine environment at field sites near the DMC. The student will assist in field […]

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Shellfish Resilience Project – Undergraduate Internship

The University of Maine Darling Marine Center is seeking two undergraduate interns to contribute to an interdisciplinary shellfish ecology project focused on midcoast Maine. The successful candidate will work closely with Darling Center scientists, shellfish harvesters, and other community members and conduct ecological surveys of area shellfish populations. This internship is for 11 weeks (May […]

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Aquaculture Research Institute Internship

ARI Interns will: • Work on location with an industry partner and ARI staff to complete an aquaculture related project • Gain practical skills and knowledge in specific aquaculture focus areas • Learn research techniques and communication skills • Earn $12.00/hour through University of Maine at 40 hours per week for 12 weeks • Present […]

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Marine Ecology Internship

The Steneck lab is looking for a summer intern interested in lobster biology and marine ecology. The successful candidate will assist in a multifaceted study of the American lobster along the coast of Maine. The project involves a mix of field work and data processing in the lab. Field work will include scuba diving (for […]

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