Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Summer 2021

Agronomy/Weed Science Undergraduate Research Assistant

Cropping Systems Weed Science Lab Internship


The Plant Breeding and Plant Genetics program hires undergraduates to assist faculty and graduate students with a variety of research projects. These research opportunities can be paid positions or for university credit. Hiring typically starts in February and March for our summer field season but positions may be open all year, so inquire anytime. We also have faculty who partner with the Summer Research Opportunity Program to provide research positions. More information about SROP can be found here: https://grad.wisc.edu/diversity/summer-research-opportunity-program/  

Postings can often be found on the Nelson Institute job board.

Non UW jobs and internships can also be found on the American Society of Plant Biologist job board.

If you are interested in more information about summer undergraduate positions please contact Caitlin Collies at caitlin.collies@wisc.edu