2017 Animal Behavior and Ethology
A program that focuses on the scientific study of the psychological and neurological bases of animal sensation, perception, cognition, behavior, and behavioral interactions within and outside the species. Includes instruction in ethology, behavioral neuroscience, neurobiology, behavioral evolution, cognition and sensory perception, motivators, learning and instinct, hormonal controls, reproductive and developmental biology, community ecology, functional behavior, and applications to specific behaviors and patterns as well as to specific phyla and species.
A program that focuses on the scientific study of the psychological and neurological bases of animal sensation, perception, cognition, behavior, and behavioral interactions within and outside the species. Includes instruction in ethology, behavioral neuroscience, neurobiology, behavioral evolution, cognition and sensory perception, motivators, learning and instinct, hormonal controls, reproductive and developmental biology, community ecology, functional behavior, and applications to specific behaviors and patterns as well as to specific phyla and species.

Pachyderm Internship (Fall 2019)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to provide a basic understanding of general husbandry of the animals located in the Pachyderm Department. Interns will gain hands-on experience in the field as they grow in their positions. They will be an important part of the team while assisting in achieving the...
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Asia Quest Internship (Fall 2019)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to provide a basic understanding of general husbandry of the animals located in Asia Quest. Interns will gain hands-on experience in the field as they grow in their positions. They will be an important part of the team while assisting in achieving the Zoo's...
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Heart of Africa Internship (Fall 2019)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to provide a basic understanding of general husbandry of the animals located in the new Africa Region. Interns will gain hands-on experience in the field as they grow in their positions. They will be an important part of the team while assisting in achieving the Zoo?s...
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Animal Care Exhibit Usage and Analyst Internship (Fall 2019)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to utilize interns to record observational data of a variety of species within all three regions of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium; Heart of Africa, Asia Quest, and Australia and the Islands. Using a computer (app) program called Zoo Monitor; interns will observe each...
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Heart of Africa Internship (Fall)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to provide a basic understanding of general husbandry of the animals located in the new Africa Region. Interns will gain hands-on experience in the field as they grow in their positions. They will be an important part of the team while assisting in achieving the Zoo...
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Animal Care Exhibit Usage and Analyst Internship (Fall)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to utilize interns to record observational data of a variety of species within all three regions of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium; Heart of Africa, Asia Quest, and Australia and the Islands. Using a computer (app) program called Zoo Monitor; interns will observe each...
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North America Internship (Fall 2019)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to provide a basic understanding of general husbandry of the animals located in the North America region. Interns will gain hands-on experience in the field while learning the day-to-day responsibilities of a full-time Zookeeper.Responsibilities will include but are...
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North America Internship (Fall 2019)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to provide a basic understanding of general husbandry of the animals located in the North America region. Interns will gain hands-on experience in the field while learning the day-to-day responsibilities of a full-time Zookeeper.Responsibilities will include but are...
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Asia Quest Internship (Summer 2019)

Type: Internship
The goal of this internship is to provide a basic understanding of general husbandry of the animals located in Asia Quest. Interns will gain hands-on experience in the field as they grow in their positions. They will be an important part of the team while assisting in achieving the Zoo's...
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