DEPARTMENT OF EARTH SCIENCE

PROJECT EARTH SCIENCE FACULTY:
 

Jean Hemzacek
Laura Sanders

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Put your Earth Science and Chemistry
knowledge to work at the
National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory
 
Internship Opportunity for
NEIU Earth Science Majors
Summer 2014
TENTATIVE / PENDING APPROVAL OF FUNDING




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Application Deadline:
April 18, 2014
 

Questions? Contact us.
  • Work with scientists of the USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory
  • Location: West Lafayette, IN
  • Dates:  Start immediately after Spring 2014 semester; end in early to mid August 
  • Live in a group setting on or near the campus of Purdue University
  • Time commitment: about 40 hours/week; some flexibility  required.
  • Stipend: $575/week
  • Up to $1000 housing allowance
  • Supplemental travel allowance.

Eligibility: 

  • NEIU Earth Science major intending to enroll at NEIU in Fall 2014
  • Minimum GPA 2.5
  • Complete Physical Geology or Intro to Earth Science with a C or better by May 2014
  • Complete a Chemistry course at any college level with a C or better by May 2014
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Willing to work hard in laboratory or field, potentially in adverse (esp. hot and humid) weather conditions
  • U.S. citizen/permanent resident and eligible to work in the U.S.
This internship is  sponsored by the USDA-CREAR Project at NEIU
USDA-NIFA Hispanic-Serving Institutions Higher Education Program
Award 2010-02071

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This internship opportunity is part of the USDA-funded CREAR Project: Collaboration for Retention in Environmental and Agricultural Research

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