Joint Aquaculture Research Internship Opportunity for Summer 2020

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Joint Aquaculture Research Internship Opportunity for Summer 2020 - Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:07 PM
Mystic Aquarium has partnered with the Marine Science Magnet High School of Southeastern Connecticut to offer a Joint Internship in Aquaculture for the Summer 2020 Semester.  The Joint Intern will be based at the Marine Science Magnet High School, where he/she will conduct:
 
  • Aquaculture Operations:  Phytoplankton culture; zooplankton culture; broodstock fish management, conditioning, and spawning; egg incubation; larval fish rearing; growout; system maintenance; and water quality monitoring
  • Aquaculture Research:  Literature review; experimental design, data collection & analysis
  • Aquaculture Education:  Presentations for students of the Marine Science Magnet High School, as well as Mystic Aquarium staff and volunteers; and design and implementation of laboratory activities for students of the Marine Science Magnet High School
 
The Joint Intern will participate in Mystic Aquarium’s:
 
  • Intern Education Program:  Orientation, weekly career development seminars, at least one intern social, and semester-end project presentation and evaluation
  • Research Department:  Journal Club, Ridgway Research Seminar Series
 
Eligibility:  Please note that some eligibility requirements posted on the linked website are waived for the summer semester.  Specifically, current college students are also eligible to apply.
 
Application Deadline:  Rolling deadline, disregard website deadline
 
For More Info and To Apply:  http://www.mysticaquarium.org/careers/internships/