Volunteer Citizen Scientist: Insect Survey
The CTFS-ForestGEO Forest Ecosystems & Climate lab is seeking volunteers to assist in a research project studying tropical and temperate trends in insect diversity. Volunteers are needed to assist a group of research scientists conducting insect collection in the field and rearing caterpillars in the lab.
Volunteers must commit to one or two days per week from May 1 to Aug. 20, 2017. There are no weekend opportunities available.
Once accepted volunteers must complete online training. Additional training will be provided on the job.
Submission of an application is not a guarantee of placement. Applicants will be interviewed by staff, and those who are provisionally accepted will undergo background checks, including fingerprinting, as a requirement for approval as a volunteer.