Internship Opportunity: Arctic Rivers Project
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The Arctic Rivers Project at the University of Colorado Boulder (CU) invites applicants for an undergraduate student summer internship. The internship will be remote this year and can be conducted from any location with reliable internet access. The program is open to US citizens, and US permanent residents who have completed their junior or sophomore year in college or community college. Indigenous students are encouraged to apply.
For full consideration, apply by May 15, 2021. The position will remain open until filled. The start date is negotiable, ideally mid-June 2021.
The project has strong collaboration among scientists at CU, the USGS, and the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) to simulate historical and future climate, land surface, and river conditions.
The student intern will be co-advised by Keith Musselman (CU Boulder) and Nicole HermanMercer (USGS). Work will be done in collaboration with other undergraduate interns and the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP). The internship is supported by the National Science Foundation’s Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program and the Navigating the New Arctic Program.