A. Crawford Cooley Undergraduate Internship in California Botany
Anne Marie Malley
amalley at CAS.CALACADEMY.ORG
Mon Mar 10 14:27:57 CST 1997
CALIFORNIA ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
A. CRAWFORD COOLEY UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIP IN CALIFORNIA BOTANY
The California Academy of Sciences announces in internship in California
Botany. The internship is open to currently enrolled undergraduate
students interested in participating in a revision of the Marin Flora
presently underway in the Academy's Department of Botany. The interns
will work with an Academy scientist to revise text, rewrite taxonomic
keys, identify relevant collections, and develop a computerized database
of the vascular flora of Marin Country.
Eligibility: Junior and Senior level undergraduates who are U.S. citizens
with a B average or better.
Duration: Full-time (40 hours/week) for 10 weeks between June and August;
starting date may vary.
Stipend: $1500 for the internship period.
To Apply: Send a letter of interest, summary of experience and/or
coursework in the natural sciences, a letter of recommendation from a
science professor, and one set of official transcripts to:
A. Crawford Cooley Internship
c/o Research Division
California Academy of Sciences
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, CA 94118
Deadline: Application materials must be received no later than March 31,
More Information: Questions concerning the Cooley Internship may be
directed by telephone (415-750-7277), fax (415-750-7346) or email
(ayingling at cas.calacdemy.org)
For information about other Research internship programs, look on the World
Wide Web at: http://www.calacademy.org/research
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