Internship and Career Opportunities

The best advice for someone interested in a career in animal behavior is to gain as much experience as you can working with animals!

While we have many great options at Eckerd (see Why Eckerd?),  there are endless opportunities available.  Many students participate in internships during their summer breaks and upon graduation.  

Below are some job/internship web searches that you may find helpful.  I also send out announcements via the ECCPL email list (so make sure you join that!)  

Comprehensive Guide (Eckerd Libguide)

The Society for Marine Mammalogy

Association of Zoos and Aquariums

Primate Jobs

International Marine Animal Training Association (member-restricted access)

Guideline for Interns

Internship Assistance for Eckerd Students

Aquariums Hiring

Zoos Hiring

Hippo training session at Busch Gardens Tampa