Department Chair:
Mary Garvin

Administrative Assistant:
Twila Colley

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8315
Fax: (440) 775-8960

Science Center K123
119 Woodland St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Office Hours: Tues, Weds, Thurs., & Fri. 11-Noon, or by appt.

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Ecology Job Search Sites
USA Jobs -
Ecolog – listserve of the Ecological Society of America  -
EvolDir – Listserve of the Society for the Study of Evolution -
Botanical Society of America job board -
Ecological Society of America job board -
Society for Conservation Biology job board -
American Society of Plant Taxonomists job board -
Natural Areas Association -
American Public Gardens Association -
Chronicle of Higher Education -
Science -
Nature Jobs
Rising Star Internships -
Cyber-Sierra's Center for Natural Resources, Forestry and Conservation -
Mountain Pacific Assn. of Colleges and Employers
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science
Eco Employ  -
Environmental Career Opportunities - 
GoEco | Volunteer Abroad -
Ornithological Societies of North America Jobs

Summer Programs, Research and Internship Opportunities

Organization of Biological Field Stations

Saint Louis University - Center for Sustainability Diversity and Academic Scholarships

Trinity Science program - Teaching Experience for Undergraduates (TEU)

Burke Medical Research Institute - Summer Science Program

Cornell University, Geneva Campus - Summer Research Scholars Program

Sanford Research - Program for Undergrad Research (SPUR) and Graduate Student Opportunities

The Morton Arboretum, Center for Tree Science - Undergraduate Research Fellowship (CTS-URF) program

BTI Cornell University- Plant Genome Research Program REU Internship

Carnegie Mellon University - New Graduate Options in Energy Systems/Environmental Policy

Case Western Reserve University Molecular Medicine PhD Program

Ohio State University - Summer Research Opportunities  Molecular Genetics NSF-funded CEM REU,
    Sampling Advanced Math for Minority Students,   MBI NSF-funded program,   Center for RNA Biology Program

Ohio State University -  Stone Laboratory REU

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Summer Employment 

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Diversity Summer Program

Student Assoc Internships

Duke University Marine Lab Fall Scholarships

Duke Marine Conservation Summer Institute

University of Michigan has an NIH-funded Post-baccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP)  

University of Michigan SNRE Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program

University of Michigan paid summer research (REU)

Cuyahoga Valley National Park Internships

Summer Program for Under-Represented Students Columbia Medical Center

University of Delaware Marine Science Summer Internship 

Harvard Forest Summer Research Program

Boise State University Raptor Summer Research Experiences

SURF Program at NIST

Ecosystem Field Studies Caribbean and Colorado Summer

Echinacea Project Internship Opportunities - Chicago Botanic Garden / Northwestern University / University of Minnesota

Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory NOAA Knauss Fellowships for Graduate Students

University of Virginia Mountain Lake Biological Station Summer Field Courses and REU Internships

University of Toledo Undergraduate Research Paid Internship (SURF)

University of Toledo Undergraduate Paid NSF Summer Research at the Lake Erie Center

John Carroll Univ. First Energy Urban Teaching Fellows Program

University of Southern Mississippi - Gulf Coast Research Lab Field Programs

New Field Studies Program in Scotland with CELL and the Findhorn Foundation

Western Reserve Land Conservatory Internships

Nemours Summer Undergrad Research Opportunities