Part time jobs with Pacific Marine Research (education and diving)

Now Hiring for Spring 2016. Multiple positions available, ranging from 1 to 5 weekdays per week! Apply Today.
Pacific Marine Research is a non-profit education organization seeking employees and volunteers to participate in a school field trip program based in Seattle.
Marine Science Afloat Program

Programs run Seasonally and features all-day Marine Science field trips on Puget Sound aboard ship, teaching marine science to students of all grade levels. 

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UW Internship Fair: February 18

Hello Huskies!
Are you looking to gain an internship opportunity? Search no more! The Career Center’s Internship Fair is a great opportunity for students of all majors and class levels from all three UW campuses to connect with corporate, small business, non-profit and government employers who are all looking for Huskies, like YOU, to fill their internship needs. Some employers will have part-time and full-time positions available as well. 

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UW Environmental Career Fair (Weds. 2/24)

The Environmental Career Fair is just a couple of weeks away – Wednesday, February 24! The Career Fair runs from 11am-3pm in MGH Commons, with an employer panel from 2-3 pm in the Career Center (MGH 134).
Learn more:
Several groups across campus have put together workshops to help you prepare for the Environmental Career Fair & your job/internship search. 

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Valentine’s Day with the Sea Dawgs! (2/12)

Looking to connect with other UW undergrads interested in marine bio? The Sea Dawgs are a student club dedicated to that! Join them this Friday for a little pre-Valentine’s Day fun!
Hey Sea Dawgs! Have anything planned the Friday before Valentine’s Day??? Why not come to Sea Dawgs Valentine’s hangout/potluck/card making session/movie night/cookie party?!?
Come hang out with your fellow Sea Dawgs! 

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Spring course: Socio-Environmental Data Analysis Workshop (ENVIR 495C)

All of us at UW Marine Bio know that ‘people’ are a critical part of the marine environment. Consider this course to look into socio-environmental data.
ENVIR 495C: Socio-Environmental Data Analysis Workshop (SLN: 14143)
Instructor: Yen-Chu Weng (
MW 11:30-12:50 (MGH 044)
Open to juniors, seniors, and graduate Students
This course is a practical workshop on analyzing socio-environmental data. We will explore methods for analyzing quantitative and qualitative data ranging from social and environmental topics. 

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Study Abroad: From Andes to Amazon: Biodiversity, Conservation, and Sustainability in Peru

Students interested in complementing their exploration of the marine environment with a study abroad program studying the environments of Peru should look into Tim Billo and Ursula Valdez’s exploration seminar below. Info Session on Wednesday, February 17 from 3-4 pm in Wallace Hall 012 (Program on the Environment Commons)


2016 UW Exploration Seminar to Peru
Andes to Amazon: Biodiversity, conservation, and sustainability in Peru
Dates: 26 August-20 Sept 2016
Program Directors: Ursula Valdez (, Tim Billo (
Program Fee: $3,800 Credit: 5 credits of ENVIR 496, BIOL 493 or Honors 223; other options can be arranged

An ecological and cultural exploration from the high mountains to the rainforest of southeastern Peru.  

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UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences Scholarships 2016-17

Many undergraduate Minors in Marine Biology also major in Aquatic & Fishery Sciences. If you are currently declared – or thinking about declaring – this major, see below for scholarship opportunities!

Apply for a 2016-17 SAFS Scholarship! Deadline: April 10
The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (SAFS) is pleased to announce the availability of undergraduate scholarships in 2016-17. Available scholarships may be used for tuition, books, lab fees, or other academic expenses. 

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Environmental Science Ctr hiring Beach Naturalists (Burien, WA)

Position Description: Environmental Science Center Beach Naturalist
The Environmental Science Center (ESC) is a non-profit organization, offering quality, experiential environmental education programs at local beaches, streams, forested areas, and in classrooms throughout South King County. We are currently hiring Beach Naturalists for our spring 2016 Beach Heroes Programs, to take place at Seahurst Park in Burien.
The Beach Heroes program introduces students to the local Puget Sound beach habitat and the organisms that live there. 

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Student Job with the College of the Environment

College of the Environment Career Services Program Assistant
Position Type: UW Campus Employment (Staff or student)
Desired Class Level(s): Junior, Senior, Masters/PhD/Professional, Super Senior (5th year)
Work Authorization: Currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis for any employer without restriction

College of the Environment Career Services Program Assistant
Department: Academic Affairs/College of the Environment
Date Available: 3/7/2016
Hours per Week: 15-20
Work Schedule: Must be available to work 15-20 hours/week on at least 3 non-consecutive weekdays per week, ideally Monday, Wednesday, Friday, for a minimum of 3-hour shifts at a time. 

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STEMSEAS: fully funded, short-term research cruises for undergraduates


Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Student Experiences Aboard Ships
STEMSEAS aims to provide ship-based, 6-10 day exploratory experiences for undergraduates from diverse backgrounds aboard NSF-funded research vessels. Students will sail with experienced faculty mentors and engage in geoscience and oceanography activities (while also having fun)!
All expenses will be paid by the program- there is no cost to participants.
The tentative 2016 schedule is as follows:
May 10-18: Sail on the Oceanus from San Diego, CA to Honolulu, HI. 

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