The Univesity Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) is currently seeking Mapping trainees to participate in the Okeanos Explorer Explorer-in-Training (EiT) program for the 2017 field season. This program is open to enrolled undergraduate and graduate students as well as individuals who have recently graduated from a higher education program. The EiT program will provide the opportunity to gain experience using an advanced multibeam bathymetric sonar mapping system, while contributing in a significant way to the Okeanos Explorer ocean exploration mission.
The application deadlines are staggered this year:
- For participation in a program from January to May 2017, application is due by December 1, 2016.
- For participation in a program from June to September 207, applicaiton is due by February 17, 2017.
Full details are available on the application webpage.