Geoscience Internships

We offer INTERNSHIPS to students who desire to gain hands-on experience in professional geoscience-related industries and government agencies. Internships earn college credit (through GEO 445 - Geosciences Internship), and some positions also provide monetary renumeration, at the discretion of the employer.

Recent Undergraduate INTERNSHIPS secured for Fredonia Geosciences Students:

  • U.S. National Park Service (e.g., White Sands)
  • U.S. Department of Energy (West Valley Nuclear Site)
  • U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service (Jamestown)
  • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (Olean; Dunkirk)
  • Fredonia Maintenance and Operations (G.I.S. application)
  • Alleghany County Department of Health
  • Cattaraugus County Department of Health
  • Chautauqua County Department of Health; Department of Planning; Department of Public Works
  • Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District
  • City of Dunkirk Department of Public Works
  • Dunn Geoscience Corp.
  • Gartner Lee, Inc.
  • Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy

Students desiring information about the Geosciences Internship Program should contact Dr. Gordon C. Baird via e-mail at

Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences

205 Jewett Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3303
(716) 673-3347 Fax