Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) – PIE LTER

The Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for two 10-week positions in the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The successful applicant will work as part of a large-scale, multi-disciplinary project examining the effects of sea-level, climate change, and changes in human land use of the marshes, estuaries and… Read more »

Research opportunities in Disturbance Ecology

Research opportunities (MS and PhD) are available in the Malone Disturbance Ecology Lab ( at Florida International University. Potential project topics include: (1) Fire regimes and community change in the Florida Everglades (GIS and Remote Sensing). (2) Hurricane induced greenhouse gas hotspots in wetland ecosystems (Carbon Fluxes; Remote Sensing). (3) Megafires and landscape patterns (GIS and Remote… Read more »

Harvard Forest Summer Research Program in Ecology

The Harvard Forest Summer Research Program in Ecology is an immersive research experience, connecting undergraduate students to mentors and researchers in the pursuit of scientific inquiry. May 18 to July 31, 2020 Harvard Forest is Harvard University’s world-class ecological research hub at the nexus of many national and international scientific networks, which Summer Program students… Read more »

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) – Arctic LTER

The Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) positions. REU positions are available to U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents only who are currently enrolled as undergraduates at U.S. colleges or universities (no graduating seniors). Successful candidates will participate in field research on either terrestrial or aquatic… Read more »

Research Experiences for Undergraduates at NES-LTER

Northeast U.S. Shelf Long-Term Ecological Research (NES-LTER) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs) Announcement for 2020 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is seeking applicants for two undergraduate fellows in summer 2020 sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF). These Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs) will be offered through the WHOI Summer Student Fellowship Program ( and… Read more »

Summer and Fall Plant Community Ecology Internship

The Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve of the University of Minnesota has several opportunities for students to work as plant community ecology interns and a few opportunities for research field supervisors. Most positions run from June through August, but some interns are needed as early as March and some are needed through October. Your educational… Read more »

UREx SRN Research Experience for Undergrads (REU)

The Urban Resilience to Extremes Sustainability Research Network (UREx SRN) is pleased to announce six (6) potential research opportunities for undergraduate students to participate this summer in interdisciplinary research associated with urban infrastructure resilience and community vulnerability in the face of extreme weather-related events. UREx SRN aims to generate knowledge and promote actions that will ensure urban… Read more »

DataONE Summer Internship Program

Looking for an opportunity to spend your summer working on projects associated with open data infrastructure and community? Apply for a DataONE Summer Internship. Undergraduates, graduates and recent postgraduates are invited to apply to work remotely with DataONE for nine weeks between May and July 2019. There are six project opportunities, and four internships will… Read more »

Northern Gulf of Alaska REU Program

Northern Gulf of Alaska LTER The Northern Gulf of Alaska Long Term Ecological Research (NGA LTER) project invites undergraduate students to participate in our interdisciplinary oceanographic research. Two or three REU students will join our team from June 3 to August 23, 2019. The application period closes May 7, 2019; applicants will be notified soon… Read more »

UREx SRN International Research Experience for Students

The Resilient Urban Latin America (RULA) International Research Experience for Students (IRES) project offers one undergraduate and three graduate students the opportunity to conduct nine weeks of onsite research in a Latin American city that faces climate extremes. The research experience is in Hermosillo, Mexico in 2019. See the application for date selections. This research will… Read more »