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Summer Research Interns – Invasive Plants with University of Wyoming in Sheridan or Laramie, Wyoming

Type of position Seasonal research internship with the University of Wyoming focused on invasive plant ecology and management in rangeland ecosystems.
Employer University of Wyoming
Location Sheridan or Laramie, Wyoming
Description of Location Sheridan or Laramie, WY – housing assistance may be provided if necessary.
Salary $15/hour
Closing date of competition 3/21/2023
Date position available 5/22/2023
Description of duties

Provide technical support to multiple research programs at the Sheridan R&E Center and around the state focused on invasive species management and rangeland restoration.


Assist with data collection, surveying for invasive weeds, harvesting and processing of forage, some travel in Wyoming will be required. Assisting with research trial layout and implementation, including preparation of materials and supplies.

Qualifications sought

Students studying weed science, rangeland management, agriculture, or natural resources disciplines will have preference, but such discplines of study are not hard requirements. Good team members who communicate well and follow instructions will be highly considered. Previous experience with plant identification would be viewed highly favorably. Willingness to work in remote locations is preferred.

Contact for additional information Brian A. Mealor – [email protected]
Application procedure  
Submit what Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, resume or C.V. and contact information for four work-related references.

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Additional Information UW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

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