The Institute of Environmental Sustainability provides hands-on internship opportunities for students to get deeply involved in our environmental initiatives. IES has connections with some premiere partner organizations for additional opportunities beyond the University.
|Application Timeline||Job Search Sites|
IES Internships use a common application. You may apply for multiple internships but will need to complete the application separately, once for each position. Check back each semester to see what is available.
|Opportunity||Description, Dates, & Links|
|There are many opportunities for students to get involved with IES in the Spring, Summer, and Fall. We regularly offer the following internal internship positions, and hire based on the timeline further down on this page. The following are more detailed descriptions of individual internship opportunities currently available:
Application Deadline: Extended to December 13, 2017.
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Internship
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum’s (PNNM) collections contain approximately 290,000 specimens and artifacts collected from the 1830s to the present. The Spring 2018 Intern will be an Entomology Collection Intern and will verify the taxonomic nomenclature of insect species, identify insect specimens, ensure specimens are properly labeled, and update specimen data.
For more information, see the PNNM Application - Spring 2018.
Application Deadline: Submit application and all required materials to Eniko Racz (email@example.com) by January 5th, 2018.
Delta Institute Internship
The Delta Institute works in partnership with business, government and communities in the Great Lakes region to create and implement innovative, market-driven solutions that build environmental resilience, economic vitality, and healthy communities.
For more information, see the Delta Application - Spring 2018.
|Environmental Law and Policy Center Internship||
The Environmental Law & Policy Center is the Midwest's leading public interest environmental legal advocacy and eco-business innovation organization, and among the nation's leaders.
For more information and application instructions.
Application Deadline: CLOSED - Check Back for Summer 2018 and/or Fall 2018 Positions
|External Internships||These opportunities are not managed by IES, and can be found on RamblerLink.|
Internship Application Timeline
|Application Open||Nov. 9, 2017|
|Application Deadline||Nov. 30, 2017|
|Application Open||Feb. 9, 2018|
|Application Deadline||Mar. 2, 2018|
|Interviews||Mar. 19 - Mar. 23|
|Decision By||Mar. 30, 2018|
Additional Loyola University Chicago Internship Resources
You can find information about additional undergraduate research programs at Loyola Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (LUROP).
Another resource to look for hands-on learning opportunities is through Loyola University Chicago's Center for Experiential Learning (CEL). The CEL serves students, faculty, staff, and community partners as a resource for community-based experiential learning opportunities and partnerships.
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