Internship and research experiences at El Verde

There are a number of opportunities at El Verde for undergraduate and graduate students. Please check this page often to see the latest information.


REU program in Tropical Ecology and Evolution

This is a summer experience where students develop a research project under the advice of faculty mentors in areas such as ecology of plant communities, soils, and streams or evolution, such as population genetics.

For more information click here.


There are several opportunities throughout the year for graduates to volunteer at El Verde Field Station, including the tree census, seedling census, elevation gradient project, and canopy trimming experiment.

For more information about the opportunities for college graduates, click here.

Please note that we are currently only considering US citizens and permanent US residents internship opportunities.