Opportunities in Environmental Sciences


EMU student Trevor Weaver (right) and an Au Sable classmate learn hands-on about work in the field of environmental science. Learn more about Au Sable…

Summer courses in environmental science are offered by the Au Sable Institute. EMU students have attended Au Sable in past years; see one of us (Clair, Doug or Jim) about the specifics of EMU’s participation in this organization (such as scholarship opportunities).

Internships or Jobs

Interested in birds? The Ornithological Societies of North America has a great webpage with many listings of positions in ornithology.

A long list of environmental internships is available at Orion Grassroots Network. We also get regular email updates from this network; speak with one of us if you would like the latest forwarded to you.

Government jobs such as summer positions at Shenandoah National Park are listed at the US government website. Use the search function to search through the many jobs listed on this site.

The Ecological Society of America has many positions listed at their Ecolog archives.

Long listings of environmental opportunities are located at the follow ‘clearinghouse’ sites: