Organization: Tatoosh School
Type of opportunity: Field course
Contact: Peter Chaillé, Ph.D., Executive Director, firstname.lastname@example.org, (503) 347-2599
Opportunities: Tatoosh School offers enriching learning experiences through field-based university classes. The School’s field-based, university-level courses provide learning opportunities that are relevant for students in a range of majors and disciplines. Students earn up to 16 units of upper-division credit and gain rich practical field experience in rural and remote southeastern Alaska.
Tatoosh School students become field scientists and participate in several long-term ecological research programs in collaboration with our partners while gaining invaluable experience and professional connections that can last a lifetime. Tatoosh School programs apply understandings of Southeast’s dynamic terrestrial, riparian, and nearshore marine ecosystems while compiling a data set that supports land managers in their evaluation of the efficacy of techniques as projects progress across the region.
Desired qualifications: The Tatoosh School seeks students who are are motivated to learn and develop outdoor skills and leadership, and are in good health, physically and emotionally, and are socially responsible. A qualified student is one who meets the school’s Fitness Criteria.
Link to more information: Visit the Tatoosh School online for more information on their programs.
How to apply: Read the admission procedure and apply online.
Application deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please apply early! We will be in touch with you about the status of your application no more than two weeks after we receive it.