Schmeeckle Reserve, a field station of the College of Natural Resources (CNR) at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, invites applications for an M.S.-level assistantship beginning in fall 2020. The assistantship provides opportunities to teach and mentor undergraduate students and gain experience managing a visitor center and natural area while pursuing a Master of Science Degree in Natural Resources with an emphasis in Environmental Education and Interpretation.
During the academic year, graduate assistants assist course instructor(s) in the planning, delivery, and evaluation of the 4-credit NR 376/576 Practicum in Environmental Education and the 12-credit NR 482 Practicum in Environmental Education/Interpretation courses. Both are taught at the Central Wisconsin Environmental Station. In addition, the graduate assistant will work as the Assistant Summer Camp Director their first summer and Summer Camp Director their second summer.
This workshop is designed to expand climate change literacy for current and future natural resource professionals by integrating climate science with place-based economic and cultural perspectives that resonate with learners and engage them in climate change mitigation or adaptive decision-making.
Date and Time:
Friday, September 14, 2018, 8:00am to Saturday, September 15, 2018, 5:00pm
This assistantship is housed in the K-12 Energy Education Program in the Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. The position will begin September 2018 and end by June, 2018. The position is 20 hours per week during the academic year and 10 hours a week during the summer. The annual salary is $13,124.45.
The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point College of Natural Resources is seeking a full-time (9-month), tenure track faculty member who will have a 100% teaching appointment in the Human Dimensions of Natural Resource Management (HDNRM) Discipline.