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CAHNRS Faculty and Staff Awards Nominations begin November 28. Learn more about the selection process.

CAHNRS Internships: Current Opportunities

Internship

Major (areas of study/interest)

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Plant Bioengineering to Understand and Enhance Seed Oil Accumulation

Faculty Mentor(s):

Phil Bates

Sean McGuire

Location: Pullman, WA

Semester: Flexible – Spring or Summer 2023

Agricultural Biotechnology, Animal Sciences, Food Science, or any major that provides a background in genetics, molecular biology, or biochemistry is welcome.


 

Help Beat the Heat in Red Raspberries

Faculty Mentor(s):

Chris Benedict

Lisa DeVetter

Location: Mt Vernon, Prosser or Bellingham (flexible)

Semester: Summer 2023

Biological sciences, but specifically those related to agriculture science and agriculture.


 

Student Coordinating for the Southwest Washington Grazing School

Faculty Mentor:

Stephen Bramwell

Location: Olympia, WA

Semester: Spring 2023

Animal Science, Crop Science, Organic Agriculture Systems, Range Ecology, Agriculture and Food Security, Pasture Management.


 

Knowledge Exchange: Facilitating data-driven decisions for WSU farm users

Faculty Mentor:

Leah Brueggeman

Location: Pullman, WA

Semester: Summer 2023

Field Crop Management, Agricultural Technology, students with an interest in data technology and computer programming.


 

Sustainable Agriculture Intern

Faculty Mentor:

Lynne Carpenter-Boggs

Location: Pullman, WA

Semester: Summer 2023

Sustainable and Organic Agriculture, Field Crop Management.


 

WSU Pome Fruit Breeding Technician Internship

Faculty Mentor: Kate EvansĀ 

Location: Wenatchee, WA

Semester: Fall 2023

Horticulture, Plant Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Tree Fruit skills


 

Role of Rubisco Activase in controlling heat stress tolerance in wheat

Faculty Mentor:

Kulvinder Gill

Location: Pullman, WA

Semester: Flexible – Spring or Summer 2023

 

Any field of plant sciences


 

Keeping trees healthy in urbanizing environments of the Pacific Northwest

Faculty Mentor:

Joseph Hulbert

Marianne Elliott

Gary Chastagner

Location: Puyallup, WA

Semester: Summer 2023

Natural resources, horticulture, plant pathology, or other fields


 

Blueberries and Botrytis

Faculty Mentor:

Chakradhar Mattupalli

Location: Mount Vernon, WA

Semester: Summer 2023

Agricultural Biotechnology, Fruit and Vegetable Management, and Organic and Sustainable Agriculture


 

Do you like fresh Apple Juice? Help save apples from mycotoxin producing fungi

Faculty Mentor(s):

Achour Amiri

Mustafa Jibrin

Location: Wenatchee, WA

Semester: Summer 2023

 

Biology, Plant pathology, Horticulture, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Food loss prevention, Mycology.


 

WSU Extension Forestry Intern

Faculty Mentor:

Andrew Perleberg

Location: Spokane, WA

Semester: Spring or Summer 2023

Natural resource management, forestry, Agroforestry and integrated farm management


 

4-H STEM Education for Rural Youth in Southeastern Washington

Faculty Mentor:

Janet Schmidt

Location: Colfax, WA (Asotin, Garfield)

Semester: Summer 2023

Agricultural Education, Agricultural Technology and Production Management, Animal Science, Crop Science/Horticulture, Human Development and Education students; as well as any other CAHNRS major interested in planning and delivering youth-focused STEM-based programs


 

The Agricultural Science Education Professional Development Intern

 

Faculty Mentor:

Anna Warner

Location: Pullman, WA

Semester: Spring through Summer 2023

Agricultural Education Apply Here

 


 

Putting the Precision in Agriculture – Driving Farm Management Down the Information Superhighway

Faculty Mentor:

Tadd Wheeler

Location: Pullman, WA

Semester: Summer 2023

Agricultural Sciences