TITLE: Plant Evaluation Intern
Requisition Number 154
PURPOSE: The 21-week intern will assist the Plant Evaluation Program on a variety of projects including the field evaluation and the photographic documentation of a diversity of herbaceous and woody ornamental plants.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
DEPARTMENT: Environmental Horticulture
REPORTS TO: Manager, Plant Evaluation
COOPERATIVE RELATIONSHIPS: Ornamental Plant Research and other science staff, horticultural and programming staff, and volunteers.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Student or graduate of a horticulture or related plant science program; knowledge of herbaceous and woody plants; digital photography experience; and computer database experience. It is important that the intern be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
START/END DATES: Start date is May 1, 2013 (flexible). This is a 21-week internship.