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Internship Opportunities

The intern program at the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute provides an opportunity for college students and postgraduates to obtain hands-on experience in fish and wildlife sciences and related fields. Intern positions are unpaid, and the student is expected to contribute at least eight to 10 hours per week for at least 10 weeks (or a minimum of 80 hours). Prior to the termination of the internship, the student will be expected to present a 15- to 20-minute seminar to FWRI staff describing some aspect of the student's intern experience.

Calendar of Internship Opportunities

Program Supervisor Jan-Apr 2021 May-Aug 2021 Sep-Dec 2021

Climate Adaptation (Tallahassee)

Sella Filled

3

3

Coastal Wetlands Research (St. Petersburg)

Moyer Closed

1

1

Fish and Wildlife Health (St. Petersburg)

Struch 1

0

1

Fish and Wildlife Health: Microbiology (St. Petersburg)

Tabuchi 0

0

0

Fisheries-Independent Monitoring (Apalachicola)

Gorecki 0

1

0

Florida Biodiversity Collection (St. Petersburg)

Fuchs Closed

0

2

Genetics (St. Petersburg)

Tringali 0

0

0

Manatees (Jacksonville)

Burns 0

0

0

Manatees (Melbourne Beach)

Greer 0

1

0

Manatees (Port Charlotte)

Schubert 2

2

1

Manatees (Tequesta)

Faucett Filled

1

1

Manatee GIS (St. Petersburg)

Krzystan 0

0

0

Manatee Photo-ID (St. Petersburg)

Rood 0

0

0

Sea Turtle Migration Research - Laboratory (St. Petersburg)

Ceriani 0

0

2

Stock Enhancement Research (SERF- Port Manatee)

Russo 0

0

0