Formal gardens on campus

Botany

Students reviewing these links should also review Environmental Science and Sustainability and Additional Environmental Science and Sustainability Links on the College of Arts and Science page and Nutrition on the College of Education, Health and Society page.

AACC International
Job board sponsored by AACC International, which represents nearly 2,500 scientists and food industry professionals working to advance the understanding and knowledge of cereal grain science and its product development applications through research, leadership, education, superior technical service, and advocacy.
http://jobs.aaccnet.org/c/search_results.cfm?site_id=12406
AG Careers
Comprehensive site for jobs in agriculture around the world.
http://www.agcareers.com/
Algae Biomass Organization
A job board sponsored by the association, whose mission is to promote the development of viable commercial markets for renewable and sustainable commodities derived from algae. The site also contains a directory of links to the organization’s corporate members, many with career sites of their own.
http://www.algaebiomass.org/resource-center/industry-resources/industry-job-opportunities/
American Association of Plant Food Control Officials
A directory of links to association members, including contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association represents fertilizer control officers in the U.S. and Canada.
http://www.aapfco.org/jobs.html
American Phytopathological Society
A job board sponsored by the society. The site also includes an internship and research experience opportunity board and a career exploration center. The society is the leading scientific organization dedicated to high-quality, innovative plant pathology research.
http://www.apsnet.org/careers/jobcenter/Pages/FindaJob.aspx
American Seed Research Foundation
A directory of links to foundation members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The foundation encourages basic research in seed biology that has the potential for application to more than one crop species and to facilitate the transfer of resulting technology to benefit the seed industry, farmers/growers and consumers on a global basis.
http://www.seedresearch.org/m-members.html
American Society for Horticultural Science
A directory of links to the society’s corporate members, most with career sites of their own. The site also contains a job board; registration is required to apply for jobs. The society has more than 2,500 ASHS in all 50 states and 60 countries around the world who share the results of their research, teaching, and extension activities with their colleagues and society at large.
http://www.ashs.org/?page=CorporateMembership
American Society of Consulting Arborists
A searchable directory of links to society members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The society’s members are authoritative experts on trees, consulting property owners, municipalities, attorneys, insurance professionals and others on tree disease, placement, preservation, and dispute resolution, as well as those providing consulting and expert testimony in the legal, insurance, and environmental arenas.
http://www.asca-consultants.org/search/custom.asp?id=3818
American Society of Mining and Reclamation
A job board sponsored by the society, whose mission is to represent and serve a diverse national and international community of scientists, practitioners, private industry, technicians, educators, planners, and government regulators involved in mineral extraction and the reclamation of disturbed lands.
http://www.asmr.us/Positions/Positions.htm
AmericanHort
A job board sponsored by AmericanHort, a trade association that represents the entire horticulture industry, including breeders, greenhouse and nursery growers, retailers, distributors, interior and exterior landscapers, florists, students, educators, researchers and manufacturers.
http://careers.americanhort.org/jobs/
Aquatic Plant Management Society
A directory of links to society chapters, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The society is an international organization of scientists, educators, students, commercial pesticide applicators, administrators, and concerned individuals interested in the management and study of aquatic plants. Their membership reflects a diversity of federal, state, and local agencies; universities and colleges around the world; corporations; and small businesses.
http://apms.org/regional-chapters/
Association for Vertical Farming
An internship and job board sponsored by the association, an international organization focused on advancing vertical farming technologies, designs and businesses. The site also contains links to association members and regional chapters, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The links can be found on the top of the page under the “Members” and “About Us” buttons.
http://vertical-farming.net/vertical-farming-careers/
Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
A directory of links to association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association represents North America’s fish and wildlife agencies to advance sound, science-based management and conservation of fish and wildlife and their habitats in the public interest.
http://www.fishwildlife.org/index.php?section=social-media
Association of National Estuary Programs
A job board sponsored by the association, which promotes the preservation and restoration of the nation's vital estuaries. The association works with the 28 individual programs in the National Estuary Program, which was established in 1987 by Congress to restore and protect estuaries of significant importance. The site also contains a map with links to participating estuary programs, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.nationalestuaries.org/job-openings.html
Association of Professional Landscape Designers
A directory of links to association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association’s mission is to advance the profession of landscape design. The site also contains a directory of links to association chapters, which can be found under the “APLD Chapters” button on the left hand side of the page.
http://apld.org/?p=find-member
Association of State Wetland Managers
A map with links to state wetland management programs, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the Association of State Wetland Managers.
http://www.aswm.org/state-summaries
Botanical Gardens Conservation International
A searchable, international directory of links to botanical gardens, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by Botanical Gardens Conservation International, the only global organization devoted to conserving the world's plant diversity. It represents botanic gardens around the world and supports its members and the wider conservation community in reversing the threat of extinction facing at least 20% of all plants. The site also includes a limited job board under the “Resources” button.
http://www.bgci.org/garden_search.php
Botanical Society of America
Job board for the Botanical Society of America, which encompasses all areas of plant biology, including development, physiology, reproductive biology, evolution, phycology, genetics, mycology, ecology, systematics, molecular biology, and paleobotany. The society is one of the world's largest societies devoted to the study of plants and allied organisms. The site also includes a directory of links to society members organized by specialization under the “Membership” button and a botany career center under the “Resources” button on the top of the page.
http://www.botany.org/
Canadian Land Reclamation Association
A job board sponsored by the association, whose mission is to foster the planning, science, management, and promotion of land and waterway reclamation and remediation by facilitating information exchange among land reclamation practitioners within government, industry, academia, and the public.
http://www.clra.ca/default.aspx?page=9&cid=1
Chicago Environmental Network
A job and internship board sponsored by the Chicago Zoological Society.
http://www.chicagoenvironment.org/jobintern/index.cfm
Commercial Plant Breeders
A directory of links to major commercial seed breeder companies, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by the National Council of Commercial Plant Breeders.
http://www.nccpb.org/members.html
Commercial Seed Jobs
Job board sponsored by the American Seed Trade Association, which consists of over 700 companies involved in seed production and distribution, plant breeding, and related industries in North America. An authority on plant germplasm, the association advocates science and policy issues of industry-wide importance.
http://www.amseed.org/education/career-opportunities/
Cut Flower Grower Internships and Apprenticeships
A directory of links to cut flower organizations that provide internships and apprenticeships, sponsored by the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers.
http://www.ascfg.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=462&Itemid=463
Danforth Plant Science Center
Job board for the center, whose scientists believe that plants hold the key to discoveries and products that will enrich and restore both the environment and the lives of people around the globe. Center scientists strive to reduce the burden of hunger and malnutrition in developing countries as well as to improve human health both at home and abroad. An internship board is under the “Education and Outreach” button on the top of the page.
http://www.danforthcenter.org/about/careers
Ecological Landscape Designers
A directory of links to members of the Ecological Landscaping Association, which represents professionals, businesses and community organizations who believe in using landscape practices that are environmentally safe and beneficial. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.ecolandscaping.org/find-an-eco-pro-2/
Ecosystem Research Centers
A map with links to centers, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by the Association of Ecosystem Research Centers. The association focuses on solving major environmental and natural-resources problems, such as global climatic change, declining biodiversity, spreading surface and groundwater pollution, acid precipitation, desertification and declining fisheries.
http://www.ecosystemresearch.org/membership.htm
European Algae Biomass Association
A directory of links to association members, many with career sites of their own. The association acts as a catalyst for fostering synergies among scientists, industrialists and decision makers in order to promote the development of research, technology and industrial capacities in the field of algae.
http://www.eaba-association.org/en/members/
Fertilizer Research Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/jobs?q=fertilizer+research&l=
Floral Industry Companies and Suppliers
A directory of links to companies and suppliers in the floral industry, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Society of American Florists. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://ultimatefloralindustrysupplyguide.com/
Florist Wholesalers and Suppliers
A directory of links to wholesalers and suppliers, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Wholesale Florist & Florist Supplier Association.
http://associationdatabase.com/aws/WFFSA/pt/sp/directory_public
Future Farmers of America
A career center sponsored by Future Farmers of America, whose mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.
https://www.ffa.org/careers-at-ffa/
Garden Conservancy
An internship and job board sponsored by the conservancy, which works in partnership with individual garden owners as well as public and private organizations, to provide horticultural, technical, management, and financial expertise to sustain public gardens.
https://www.gardenconservancy.org/about/work-with-us
Garden Writers Association
A searchable directory to members of the Garden Writers Association. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.gardenwriters.org/gwa.php?p=find/find_writer.html
Global Registry of Biodiversity Repositories
A searchable directory of links to institutions that own or manage biological collections, many with career sites of their own, including herbaria, natural history collections, zoos, botanical gardens, biobanks, and culture collections. The directory can also be searched by personal collection and staff members at repository institutions. The directory is sponsored by the New York Botanical Garden, the Smithsonian Institution and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburg.
http://grbio.org/find-biorepositories
Green Roof Companies
A directory of links to companies and suppliers in the green roof industry, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by Green Roofs for Healthy Cities. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://greenroofs.org/index.php/membership/corpmemberdirectory
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities
A directory of links to green roof professionals sponsored by Green Roofs for Healthy Cities whose mission is to increase the awareness of the economic, social and environmental benefits of green roofs and green walls, and other forms of living architecture. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://greenroofs.org/index.php/membership/findagreenroofpro
Herbal Product Companies
Job board sponsored by the American Herbal Products Association, a leading trade association in the herbal product industry.
http://www.ahpa.org/Default.aspx?tabid=485
Home Garden Seed Association
A directory of links to association members, including contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association represents garden seed packet companies, seed growers for the packet trade and allied vendors.
http://www.ezfromseed.org/member-list.htm
Hort Jobs
A job board for the horticulture industry.
http://www.hortjobs.com/
More Horticulture Jobs
Another job board sponsored by HireHorticulture.com
http://www.hirehorticulture.com/
International Food Policy Research Institute
An internship and job boards sponsored by the institute, whose vision is a world where every person has access to sufficient food to sustain a healthy and productive life, where malnutrition is absent, and where food originates from efficient, effective, and low-cost food systems that are compatible with sustainable use of natural resources. The institute is a member of the CGIAR Consortium, a global research partnership focused on a food secure future.
http://www.ifpri.org/careers
International Plant Nutrition Institute
A directory of links to institute members, all with career sites of their own. The institute is a science-based organization dedicated to the responsible management of plant nutrition for the benefit of the human family.
http://www.ipni.net/members
International Ranger Federation
A volunteer program sponsored by the federation, whose mission is to raise awareness of and support the critical work that the world’s park rangers do in conserving our natural and cultural heritage.
http://internationalrangers.org/volunteer-with-irf/
International Society of Arboriculture
A directory of links to society chapters, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The society is a worldwide network of professional arborists actively engaged in the growth and development of themselves, their companies and employees, and the industry.
http://www.isa-arbor.com/membership/localChapters/index.aspx
International Union for the Conservation of Nature
A job board sponsored by the IUCN, whose mission is to influence, encourage and assist societies throughout the world to conserve the integrity and diversity of nature and to ensure that any use of natural resources is equitable and ecologically sustainable. there is also a member directory with career sites of their own.
http://www.iucn.org/
Internship and Fellowship Opportunities in Science
A directory of links to internship and fellowship opportunities for undergraduates sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy.
http://www.science.gov/internships/undergrad.html
Irrigation Jobs
Job board sponsored by the Irrigation Foundation.
http://jobs.irrigation.org/jobseeker/search/results/
Land Lovers
Job board sponsored by a consortium of botany and horticultural associations.
http://www.thelandlovers.org/index.asp
Land Trust Alliance
A map with links to state and local land trusts, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Land Trust Alliance. The site also includes a job board under the "Jobs" button on the top of the page. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The alliance site also includes a headquarters job board on the top of the home page. The alliance is a national conservation organization that works in three ways to save the places people love. First, it increases the pace of conservation, so more land and natural resources is protected. Second, it enhances the quality of conservation, so the most important lands are protected using best practices. And third, it ensures the permanence of conservation by creating the laws and resources needed to defend protected land over time.
http://findalandtrust.org/
Lawn and Garden Marketing Association
A searchable directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers in the lawn and garden industry, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Lawn and Garden Marketing Association, which represents nurseries, growers, and green good suppliers, product manufacturers, wholesale distributors, and hardscape suppliers, garden centers, landscapers and independent retailers. Many of the links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.lawnandgardencatalog.org/
Mycological Society of America
An internship and job board sponsored by the society, which is dedicated to advancing the science of mycology – the study of fungi of all kinds including mushrooms, molds, truffles, yeasts, lichens, plant pathogens, and medically important fungi.
http://msafungi.org/career/
National Association of State Departments of Agriculture
A directory of links to association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.nasda.org/9383/6479.aspx
National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association
A searchable directory of links to association members, many with career sites of their own. The association is a professional trade organization for the manufacturers and suppliers of greenhouses and greenhouse components. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.ngma.com/search_members.php
National Parks and Conservation Association
A job board sponsored by the association, which represents more than 800,000 members through its Washington, DC headquarters and 24 regional and field offices to protect and enhance America's National Park System for present and future generations.
http://tbe.taleo.net/CH12/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?org=NPCA&cws=1
North American Association for Environmental Education
A career center sponsored by the association, including links to multiple internship and job boards. The association is a leader in promoting excellence in environmental education throughout North America. It is the only national membership organization dedicated to strengthening the field of environmental education and increasing the visibility and effectiveness of the profession. The association has members in more than 30 countries. Its members include professionals with environmental education responsibilities and interests across business, government, higher education, formal (K–12) education, informal education, early childhood education, science education and STEM, and other sectors of society.
http://naaee.org/search/site/career
North American Association for Environmental Education-Affiliates
A map with links to association affiliates in the U.S. and Canada, many with career sites of their own. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://naaee.org/our-partners/affiliates
North American Lake Management Society
A job board sponsored by the society, whose purpose is to forge partnerships among citizens, scientists, and professionals to foster the management and protection of lakes and reservoirs for today and tomorrow. The site also contains a directory of links to the society's corporate members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.  
http://www.nalms.org/home/programs/job-board/job-board-home.cmsx
Nursery Manager Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-nursery-manager-jobs.html
Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association
A job board sponsored by the association, one of the leading nursery and landscape organizations in the nation. The site also contains a searchable directory of links to members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, under the “Membership” button.
http://onla.site-ym.com/networking/default.asp
Park and Recreation Jobs
A job board sponsored by the National Recreation and Park Association, the leading organization dedicated to the advancement of public parks, recreation and conservation.
http://www.nrpa.org/careers/
Peace Corps-Agricultural Assignments
An overview of Peace Corps agricultural assignments, with an emphasis on food production.
http://www.peacecorps.gov/learn/whatvol/agr/
Peace Corps-Food Security Assignments
An overview of Peace Corps food security assignments, with an emphasis on eradicating food shortages through improved food processing and marketing of food, growing agricultural microenterprises and expanded nutrition education.
http://www.peacecorps.gov/wws/lesson-plans/addressing-global-food-security1/
Phycological Society of America
A job board sponsored by the society, which promotes research and teaching in all fields of Phycology. A directory of links to field stations and graduate positions can also be found under the “Opportunities” button on the top of the page.
http://www.psaalgae.org/job-listings/
Professional Grounds Management Society
A directory of links to society branches, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The society, established in 1911, represents institutional grounds managers who work for organizations such as colleges and universities, municipalities, park and recreation facilities, office parks, apartment complexes, hotels/motels, cemeteries, theme parks, and landscape management companies.
http://pgms.org/pgms-branches/
Professional Landscape Designers
A directory of links to professional landscape designers sponsored by the Association of Professional Landscape Designers. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://apld.org/?p=find-member
Public Garden Jobs
Job board sponsored by the American Public Gardens Association.
http://publicgardens.org/professional-development/jobs
Rain Forest Alliance
Internship and job board for the Rain Forest Alliance, an international organization that works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. Based in New York City, with offices throughout the United States and worldwide, the Rainforest Alliance works with people whose livelihoods depend on the land, helping them transform the way they grow food, harvest wood and host travelers.
http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/about/careers#job-opportunities
Science Internships
A comprehensive directory of links to summer science internship and research opportunities compiled by the Rochester Institute of Technology. The opportunities are categorized by scientific field and include opportunities with academic, government and private employers. An alphabetical listing of opportunities is also available on the site.
http://people.rit.edu/~gtfsbi/Symp/summer.htm#skip
Science Societies Career Placement
Job site sponsored by professional societies related to agronomy, soil science and crop science.
https://www.careerplacement.org/
Scotts Miracle-Gro Company
Job board for market leader in the lawn, garden and outdoor living products and services industry. The company is headquartered in Marysville, Ohio.
http://scottsmiraclegro.com/
Society for Ecological Restoration
Job board sponsored by the society, which represents individuals and partner organizations from around the world who are actively engaged in the repair and recovery of degraded ecosystems utilizing a broad array of experiences, knowledge sets, and cultural perspectives. Its members include scientists, planners, administrators, consultants, indigenous peoples, landscape architects, teachers, artists, engineers, natural resource managers, farmers/growers, community leaders, and volunteers. The site also contains a directory of links to society chapters under the "Membership" button.
http://jobs.ser.org/home/index.cfm?site_id=578
Society for In Vitro Biology
A job board sponsored by the society, which was founded in 1946 as the Tissue Culture Association to foster exchange of knowledge of in vitro biology of cells, tissues and organs from both plant and animals (including humans). The society’s focus is biological research, development, and applications of significance to science and society.
http://sivb-jobs.careerwebsite.com/jobseeker/search/results/
Society of American Foresters
A job board sponsored by the society, the largest professional society for foresters in the world. Founded in 1900 by Gifford Pinchot, its mission is to advance the science, education, technology, and practice of forestry; to enhance the competency of its members; to establish professional excellence; and, to use the knowledge, skills, and conservation ethic of the profession to ensure the continued health and use of forest ecosystems and the present and future availability of forest resources to benefit society. The site also contains a directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers in the forest industry, many with career sites of their own.
http://careercenter.eforester.org/home/index.cfm?site_id=8482
Society of Municipal Arborists
A job board sponsored by the society, whose members include municipal arborists, forester consultants, commercial firms, nonprofits, tree boards, tree wardens and allied professionals who actively practice or support some facet of municipal forestry.
http://www.urban-forestry.com/jobs
Society of Range Management
A job board sponsored by the society, a professional scientific society and conservation organization whose members are concerned with studying, conserving, managing and sustaining the varied resources of the rangelands which comprise nearly half the land in the world. Established in 1948, the society has over 4,000 members in 48 countries, including many developing nations. Its members include land managers, scientists, educators, students, producers and conservationists.
http://rangelands.org/jobs/
Therapeutic Landscapes Network
A directory of links to designers and consultants participating in the network, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The network is an international, multidisciplinary community of designers, health and human service providers, scholars, and gardeners. The network’s primary emphasis is on evidence-based design in healthcare settings, including healing gardens, restorative landscapes, and other green spaces that promote health and well-being.
http://www.healinglandscapes.org/designers/
Turfgrass Producers International
A directory of links to turfgrass sod producers, suppliers and educators sponsored by Turfgrass Producers International, the leading professional and trade association for the worldwide turfgrass sod industry.
http://turfgrasssod.org/dealers/?community
U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance
A directory of links to affiliate members of the alliance, many with career sites of their own. The alliance consists of more than 80 farmer and rancher-led organizations and agricultural partners representing virtually all aspects of agriculture. The goal of the alliance is to engage in a dialogue with consumers about how today’s food is grown and raised.
http://www.fooddialogues.com/content/affiliates-board-participants-and-industry-partners
U.S. Grains Council
Adirectory of links to council members, nearly all with career sites of their own. The council develops export markets for U.S. barley, corn, grain sorghum and related products and operates 9 international offices and programs in more than 50 countries.
http://www.grains.org/index.php/who-we-are/our-members
U.S. Society for Irrigation and Drainage Professionals
A directory of links to society members, most with career sites of their own. The links can be found on the left hand side of the home page under corporate and water district members. The society's mission is to foster sustainable, socially acceptable and environmentally responsible irrigation, drainage and flood control systems and practices for providing food, clothing and shelter to the people of the United States and the World.
http://uscid.org/index.html
U.S. Society on Dams
A directory of links to the society’s organizational members, many with career sites of their own. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The society is a leading organization of professionals dedicated to advancing the role of dams for the benefit of society.
http://ussdams.org/uscold_l.html
USDA
Job and internship site for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
http://www.ars.usda.gov/main/main.htm
Wholesale Grain Companies
A directory of links to wholesale grain companies, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by CareersinGrocery.com
http://www.careersingrocery.com/wholesale-grain-companies-resource-38.htm
Wholesale Produce Companies
A directory of links to wholesale produce companies, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by CareersinGrocery.com
http://www.careersingrocery.com/wholesale-produce-companies-resource-43.htm
Wilderness Society
A job and internship board sponsored by the society, the leading American conservation organization working to protect the nation’s shared wild lands.
http://wilderness.org/careers-and-internships
Zoological Jobs
Job board sponsored by the Association of Zoological Horticulture. The site also contains a directory of links to zoological horticultural companies, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, under the “AZH Commercial Member” button on the left hand side of the page.
http://www.azh.org/Default.aspx?pageId=318347