CIEE offers two three-week Global Discovery programs in Diving and Marine Science at the CIEE Research Station Bonaire. The program is offered for high school students in the 2017-2020 graduating classes. CIEE high school student participants will be immersed in learning about diving and marine science through more than 75 hours of instruction, peer interaction, field trips, laboratory activities, and cultural activities.
CIEE will hire two Program Leaders with a background in marine science and are AAUS Scientific Divers to assist the program’s Marine Ecology Instructors. The Program Leader will live in the residence hall with program participants and is their first point of contact. The Program Leader functions as a mentor, teacher, advocate, guide, sounding board, disciplinarian, and counselor for participants. They will assist in participant security, program delivery, participant research projects, group dynamics, logistics, dive safety, day-to-day errands and residence hall management.
Application deadline: March 15, 2017
Internship dates: June 3 to August 12, 2017 (9 weeks)