The following are opportunity announcements that have been shared with our department. Please directly contact those listed in the position announcement or on the specified website for more information on the opportunity. Where possible, jobs are listed in order by application deadline date, then by dates the opportunity is offered.

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The Montana Institute on Ecosystems has put together a list of internships and undergraduate research opportunities with their affiliates and partners as well.  
 
An additional list of potential funding sources for graduate students has been compiled by our own graduate students.
Volunteer Opportunities, Field Courses, and Options for Undergraduate Course Study
Position Title Organization Location Dates Application Deadline More Information
Undergraduate Research Technician in Plant Physiological Education Montana State University

Bozeman

 

Open until filled

Announcement

Summer and Fall 2021 Wildlands Studies Field Programs Wildlands Studies

Varies

Varies depending on program

Rolling Basis

 

More Information

Wrangell Mountains Summer Field Studies (Credits Avaialable) Evergreen State College

Wrangell--St. Elias National Park & Preserve, Alaska

June 22-August 9, 2021

Rolling Basis

Flyer

Syllabus

Website

"Safe Capture" Online Chemical Immobilization Course San Diego Zoo Global Academy

Online

Ongoing

Ongoing

Flyer          Agenda      Price List      Announcement

 

Primatology and Primate Conservation Online Course Para La Tierra

Online

Individualized at student's own pace

Rolling deadline

Website

Marine science career development field course opportunity Cape RADD Cape Town, South Africa 2- or 4-week field course (not for credit)  Ongoing Cape RADD website
Tropical Ecology Research Intern Para La Tierra Pilar, Paraguay 3-6 month program as it suits applicants Rolling application period Position Description
Volunteer as student, post-graduate, early-career scientist, or marine biologist Shark & Marine Research Institute South Africa almost year-round opportunities    Research Program Overview
Study Abroad / Intern / Volunteer Eko Tracks Multiple locations in South Africa Year Round  

Eko Tracks website

 

Volunteer internship or travel opportunities in organic agriculture Worldwide Opportunities on Organic Farms, USA (WWOOF-USA) wide variety     WWOOF-USA website
Volunteer Internship Montana Grizzly Encounter Bozeman, MT minimum time commitment: 3 months Applications accepted on rolling basis; flexible work hours for students.

Internship website

Can stop in and talk to Amy or Paige in person.

Wildlife and Conservation Field Study in South Africa African Insight Academy South Africa Year round opportunities Year round rolling deadline

Website

International Environmental Volunteer Opportunities NGOabroad Many locations around the world Year round opportunities Rolling deadlines--for summer work, recommended application completion by March.

Website

Paid Internships and Temporary or Seasonal Positions
Position Title Organization Location Dates Application Deadline More Information

STEM Content Creator for H.S.  Students

Numerade Position can be done remotely    

Apply here

Crew Member

Vegetation and Soil Survey with BLM

Southwest Conservation Corps Las Cruces or Carlsbad, NM

July 15-December 22

Rolling deadline

Position Announcement

Graduate School and Postdoctoral Positions
Position Title Organization Location Dates Application Deadline More Information
Graduate Assistantship in Plant-Microbe Interactions and Plant Ecophysiology Department of Ecology, Montana State University Bozeman, Montana Begins January 19, 2022 for 3+ years September 15, 2021 Announcement
David H. Smith Conservation Research Fellowship Program (Postdoc) The Society for Conservation Biology Postdoc or Mentor academic institution or conservation organization location starts between March-September, 2022 for two years September 24, 2021 Announcement
Professional and Full-Time Positions
Position Title Organization Location Dates Application Deadline More Information

Research Coordinator

(Fluvial  Aquatic Ecology)

Bighorn River Alliance

Based in Billings, MT, but much of time spent in field Starts late fall or early winter 2021/2022 September 1, 2021

Announcement

Non-tenure Track Faculty 

(Applicant Pool)

 

Department of Land Resources & Environmental Sciences,

Montana State University

Bozeman, MT Contracted by Semester Open

Position Announcement

North Pacific Groundfish Observer Positions

Alaskan Observers, Inc.

Bering Sea/North Pacific, Alaska

Year round openings Rolling deadline

Website