The Benioff Ocean Initiative is hiring for a couple of internship positions this fall quarter:
The intern will have the unique opportunity to support one of Benioff Ocean Initiative’s flagship projects, Whale Safe, which uses state-of-the-art technology to collect, analyze, and disseminate near real-time whale and vessel data in the Santa Barbara Channel with the goal of preventing fatal whale-vessel collisions. Compensation is $16/hour.
Supporting our Whale Safe project
The intern will have the unique opportunity to learn how to support a research group’s internal- and external-facing communications about the array of marine-related issues in the group’s diverse portfolio. This may include but is not limited to the Benioff Ocean Initiative’s social media, e-newsletters, and website. The intern will also take ownership over a self-driven communications capstone project. Additionally, the intern may assist in other project support tasks as needs arise. Compensation is $20/hour.