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Archbold Biological Station employs about 40 personnel, full time and part-time of whom ~60% are science staff, in a series of divisions for scientific programs, administrative support, kitchen, land management and maintenance crews. We provide purposeful jobs, excellent benefits and a caring, varied, and rewarding work environment; many staff have worked with us for twenty to thirty years. We accept unsolicited applications but all Open Positions are posted on the web site. There are additional employment opportunities, with about 15 research and operational positions including ranch crew, at the Buck Island Ranch.

Archbold recruits and trains about 20 undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, and graduate research internships annually and has openings for land management and education internship positions.

Archbold welcomes volunteers in any science, education or land management activity.

Archbold Biological Station is an equal opportunity employer.

Plant Ecology Research Internship

Archbold is looking for individuals with undergraduate degrees who are interested in ecology and botany, and who want to prepare themselves for graduate school. Internships start in September - October 2019, and run for approximately 8 months. Click here for more information and instructions for applying.


Avian Ecology Field Research Assistant

Seasonal position for research and monitoring of endangered Red-cockaded Woodpeckers, Florida Scrub-Jays, and Florida Grasshopper Sparrows. Primary duties include habitat assessments, RCW cavity tree maintenance, and data entry. Click here for more information and instructions for applying.