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National Park Service Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) Program


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Academic Level:
K-12 Educators
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
Post-Baccalaureate
Graduate Students (Masters)
Graduate Students (PhD)
Postdoc & Early Career

Description:
The Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) program works with partners to match college students and recent graduates age 18 - 35 years old with short-term, paid, internships with the National Park Service. Participants may assist with research, synthesis of scientific literature, geologic mapping, GIS analysis, site evaluations, resource inventorying and monitoring, impact mitigation, developing brochures and informative media presentations, and educating park staff and park visitors


Participating Institution(s):
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U.S. National Park Service (Lead)
Geological Society of America

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Atmospheric Sciences
Conservation Biology & Wildlife
Environmental Sciences
Geological Sciences
Hydrology
Marine Sciences & Oceanography
Natural Resources
Paleontology
Spatial/Geographic Information Systems

Keywords:
Geography
Geomorphology
Geosciences
Glaciology
Groundwater and Subsurface Water
Hydrologic Science
Natural Resoruces
Paleoecology

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Page last updated 3/3/2017
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