Volunteer and Job Opportunities

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Why work or volunteer with TERC?

UC Davis is a top-ranked research university brimming with innovation and is known for standout academics, sustainability, and Aggie Pride. The Tahoe Environmental Research Center is a field station that has been at the forefront of science research at Lake Tahoe since 1968. Work alongside world-class scientists, researchers, and educators to help sustain one of the most beautiful and unique places on Earth. Our small staff provides personalized attention for improved training experiences in a diverse array of opportunities giving you every reason to love working here. UC Davis TERC staff are proud to deliver high-quality teaching, research, and public service to further TERC’s mission and impact across the nation and throughout the world.

Volunteer Opportunities

Other seasonal volunteer opportunities are available throughout the year. Please contact Alison Toy at antoy@ucdavis.edu for more information about upcoming opportunities.

Job Opportunities

Education Program Assistants (2) - UC Davis TERC is searching for two Education Program Assistants/AmeriCorps members to implement education and outreach programs while under the supervision of the Education and Outreach Director and Program Coordinator. Duties will be divided between the two Education Program Assistants. Click here for a complete job description. You will be also supported by the Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership Program, more information is available on the Sierra Nevada Alliance website! The application period for 2019-20 Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership is now open! Applications must be submitted through the Sierra Nevada Alliance website and are due by July 31st. For questions regarding this specific position please contact Program Coordinator Alison Toy.