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2014-2015 Internships
Category: Horticulture


The Morris Arboretum
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Posted: Monday, December 2, 2013

2014-2015 Internships 

The Morris Arboretum

 
The Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania, a 166-acre public garden in Philadelphia, has nine year-long full-time internship positions available. 
 
Positions are open in education, urban forestry, plant protection, plant propagation, arboriculture, botany, horticulture, natural lands and the rose and flower garden.  For more details go to:   http://www.business-services.upenn.edu/arboretum/ed_internships.shtml
 
Interns work alongside experts in the public horticulture field, as well as participate in weekly professional development sessions.  Interns qualify to receive academic credit at the University of Pennsylvania and partner institutions.  Salary: $10.90 per hour plus health, dental, and tuition benefits, as well as four weeks paid vacation.  Positions start June 16, 2014.
 
Qualifications - Background in horticulture, biology, botany, landscape design, land management, or education.  
 
Application – Complete an application on the University of Pennsylvania’s jobs@penn website and send letter of intent, resume, transcripts, and three letters of reference to:  
 
Jan McFarlan,  Internship Program
Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
100 E. Northwestern Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
 
Deadline: February 14, 2014

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