University of Alaska Southeast

Internship

Company: Alaska SeaLife Center
Location: Seward, AK
Position: Intern - Alaska SeaLife Center
Requirements: Open to all students
Summary:

The Alaska SeaLife Center (ASLC) is sponsoring an internship program for college students or graduates who are interested in gaining an educational experience in a world-class marine facility. ASLC internships offer a well-rounded, educational experience working in a variety of areas within the Center. Depending on the type of internship, duties may include assisting aquarium, avian or marine mammal staff with animal husbandry tasks; helping with marine-related research projects as well as teaching and/or preparing lessons in our education department.

The ASLC will begin accepting applications for summer 2015 internships between December 10, 2014 -  January 10, 2015.

Opportunities will be available in the following areas:

  • Aquarium Husbandry
  • Avian Husbandry
  • Dive/Aquarium Husbandry
  • Eider (Sea Duck) Husbandry
  • Eider (Sea Duck) Laboratory
  • Interpretation – Avian
  • Interpretation – Steller Sea Lion Video Monitoring – Chiswell Project
  • Interpretation – Education
  • Interpretation – Eider
  • Interpretation – Mammals
  • Interpretation – Marketing & Development
  • Interpretation – National Park Service
  • Marine Animal Stranding Program
  • Marine Mammal Husbandry
  • Marine Mammal Research
  • Steller Sea Lion Video Monitoring – Chiswell Project
  • Veterinary Laboratory Assistant

ASLC internships offer a well-rounded, educational experience working in a variety of areas within the Center, with complimentary housing.  Please visit our website www.alaskasealife.org for full internship descriptions, including internship dates, general information and application instructions.     

Contact: Kate Huff
Contact at: 907-224-6307 or kateh@alaskasealife.org
Closing Date: January 10, 2015