Field Technician and Summer Internships, University of Wyoming Chipmunk Project

Laramie, WY

Job Title: Field Technician and Summer Internships 

Organization: University of Wyoming Chipmunk Project

Location: Laramie, WY

Position Overview: The UW Chipmunk Project is hiring a field technician for this summer as well as accepting student interns for the summer. The purpose is to trap and handle wild chipmunks and assist with conducting behavioral experiments and husbandry for captive chipmunks. Housing will not be provided, but this will be reflected by the salary. The position is out of Laramie. Internships are unpaid and range from 1-3 credits depending on student need and availability.

Qualifications:

  • Must be available to work in person from mid May to mid August
  • Must be able to hike for multiple hours while carrying equipment
  • Must be willing to follow COVID-19 protocols and CDC guidance

Application Deadline: April 1 at 5 p.m.

How to Apply: Applicants should send their CV and a brief description of why they are interested to equallen@uwyo.edu.