Interested in getting valuable research experience in a great laboratory environment while working on exciting research on local wildlife? Be part of the bird parasitology project @ SIO-UCSD!
Professor Ryan Hechinger’s Ecological & Evolutionary Parasitology Lab at SIO needs 4 enthusiastic individuals to join in on various projects examining bird parasites in estuarine food webs. Those interested will be assisting in the laboratory 12-18 hours/week for course credit or volunteer experience.
Volunteers with a basic understanding or desire to learn about vertebrate anatomy and coastal bird biology/ecology/parasitology are encouraged.
No formal course work prerequisites required.
Contact Dr. Kate Sheehan at email@example.com (in Prof. Ryan Hechinger’s Ecological & Evolutionary Parasitology Lab at SIO) for an interview.