Mercer Botanical Center seeks Herbarium/Conservation Botany Intern

The Mercer Botanical Center is seeking a Herbarium/Conservation Botany Intern who will learn how to georeference specimens collected in Texas and complete data entry. The Intern will also work outdoors in areas including the conservation nursery, conservation display garden, Harris County Precinct 4 Prairie Dawn Preserve, and native plant restoration sites in East Texas. Paid internships for spring 2020 average 20 hours per week worked primarily Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. To apply, send a résumé and cover letter with subject: MBC Herbarium/Botany Internship, email to Linda Costanzo [email protected] and Suzzanne Chapman [email protected].