Employment Opportunities

Hagen Aqualab Volunteer and Work Study Opportunities


The Hagen Aqualab currently has a number of volunteer positions. These positions include two students who care for and maintain the Marine Collection, one student who maintains Aqualab’s mudskippers, and one who cares for the department of Zoology’s teaching turtles. Volunteer opportunities are available to any undergraduate or graduate students who wish to work in Aqualab. They are available on a first come first serve basis and returning students are given priority for any available jobs. As well, the Hagen Aqualab usually hires one Work Study student per semester. Job duties typically include performing water chemistry on many of our systems, maintenance of some teaching/feeding colonies, and a variety of odd jobs. Other opportunities include the possibility of a summer URA/URSA position and on occasion researchers require volunteers for a variety of research related opportunities. These students are usually drawn from a list of eligible volunteers who have expressed an interest in working in Aqualab. Anyone who is interested in a possible job in Aqualab should contact the Hagen Aqualab Technician at ext. 52714.