Looking for opportunities to gain research experience?

Choose a link to browse upcoming internship, job, and field course opportunities in the biological sciences.  Each page lists opportunities sectioned by season, and in chronological order by posting date.

REUs and Paid Internships

Paid research and internship opportunities under faculty at a host institution, which typically involve conducting an individual research project. Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Programs are funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). A great way to gain research experience.

Seasonal Job Opportunities

Job and paid internship opportunities that typically supplement pay with some combination of housing, food, and travel stipends. They are mostly field-based, do not involve an individual research project, and are a great way to gain experience in field work and data collection.

Volunteer Jobs and Internships

Unpaid opportunities that typically compensate participants with some combination of housing, food, and travel stipends. They usually are field-based, and do not involve an individual research project. This could be a great way to travel while gaining some field experience.

Travel and Field Courses

Looking for a field course on a topic not offered at UVM? Or just an interesting way to earn credits or do a semester abroad? These field courses may be just the opportunity you are looking for.