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University of Wisconsin–Madison


Summer Undergrad Research Jobs in Limnology & Aquatic Ecology

Apply now(opens in a new window) Job No: 506489
Division/Organization: College of Letters & Science
Department: Center For Limnology
Job Type: UW Student Jobs
Remote Eligbility: Not Remote
Salary/Wage Range or Lump Sum: $14.50-$15.00
Job Categories: Leadership, Critical Thinking/Problem Solving, Teamwork/Collaboration, Professionalism/Work Ethic, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Communications, Broadcasting, and Media Arts, Education and Training, STEM, Data Analysis, Honoring Context and Culture

Department Overview:

The Center for Limnology’s mission is to exemplify The Wisconsin Idea by providing new knowledge and information on aquatic ecosystems through research, education, outreach and public service; and to facilitate and support research and teaching based around facilities at the Hasler Laboratory of Limnology and Trout Lake Station.

Anticipated Start Date:

Mid/end of May 2024

Anticipated End Date (If Applicable):

Mid/end of August 2024

Remote Work Eligibility Detail:

Not Remote


Anticipated Hours Per Week:



Typically Monday through Friday, 40 hours per week. Individual positions may vary. Please see individual job descriptions for more detail:

Salary/Wage Range/Lump Sum:


Number of Positions:



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Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

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Position Summary/Job Duties:

We have a wide variety of full time positions available in ecology, limnology, chemistry, fishes, communication, and outreach. Positions are located in Madison and in Northern Wisconsin. Free housing is available for students working in the Northwoods!

Physical Demands:

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Institutional Statements:

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

UW-Madison is an Equal Employment, Equal Access Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce.

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background-people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit:

Accommodation Statement:

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:


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