Research Internship




Organization: Mystic Aquarium (AZA Member)
Location: Mystic, CT, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

Department Function

The Department of Research and Veterinary Services is responsible for conducting research in many aspects of marine animal health. This is accomplished through detailed analysis of specimens, data records and a combination of field and in-house research projects that focus on neuro-immunology, infectious diseases and nutrition. The internship for this department focuses on laboratory experience and data analysis.

Daily Duties may include:

•Prepare chemical solutions and biological reagents

•Assist with specimen collection

•Assist with biological assays and experiments

•Data entry and database management

•Management of biological specimens

Please see www.mysticaquarium.org "Get Involved/Internships" for a full description of the Internship Program and application requirements.