Zilkha Center Internships

The 2016 Zilkha Center summer intern crew

The Zilkha Center hires student interns during the academic year (fall, winter, spring) and the summer to work on campus sustainability projects. Let us know if you’d like to receive an email notification when future summer internships or school year jobs are posted.  We often post about them on our social media pages and in our newsletters, so be sure to follow those!

Current status

Applications have closed for Academic year internships!

See full descriptions for the internships we hired for.

  • Communications intern (1) *remote
  • Environmental Center Gardens/Landscape intern (1) *in-person
  • Sustainable Food interns (2) *remote
  • Zero Waste interns (1) *remote

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  • Interns during the academic year work about five hours per week. They may work on research projects, on supporting programs and initiatives of the Center, or on initiatives of their own design.

    Internship positions for 2020-2021 Academic Year include:

    • Communications intern (1)
    • Environmental Center Landscape intern (1)
    • Sustainable Food interns (2)
    • Zero Waste interns (1)

    Full description of these positions can be found here.

    These internships are usually action oriented and change depending on the ever-changing research and work needs of the Zilkha Center. Positions open at the beginning of the fall semester, but some positions require work only during Winter Study or spring semester, so their application period begins after fall semester.  To read biographies of past academic interns, check out this link!