Delaware Energy Institute (DEI) Energy Research Internships

The Delaware Energy Institute (DEI) is offering energy research internships this summer, with a stipend of $4,000 and on-campus accommodations, for undergrads interested in experimental and/or computational experiences this summer. Visit the following link to find out more and apply:

The deadline to apply is February 15, 2019; the program runs from June 2, 2019 – August 9, 2019.

Lallemand Animal Nutrition Job and Internship Opportunities

Lallemand Animal Nutrition – Marketing Communications team is growing – two exciting opportunities!

  • 2019 Summer Internship: 2019 Summer – Lallemand Forward Marketing Communications Internship
    • 11-week paid internship based in the Lallemand Animal Nutrition, Milwaukee, Wisc. office. Housing and parking stipend included!

Social Media / Digital Marketing Intern Opportunity

Natural By Nature, located in Newark, DE, is seeking an intern, for 10-12 hours per week, who will assist the Director of Marketing in creating and implementing a social media and digital marketing strategy for our company.

We are looking for someone skilled with Facebook, Instagram, Youtube and other relevant social media programs. This job is about much more than simply posting photos . . . it’s about using the right imagery and language to tell a story that promotes our business on a daily basis.

This position will work closely with marketing and report to marketing, but as a company, we are a team and we are looking for someone who enjoys and works comfortably in a team environment – open to feedback and input and enjoys sharing ideas and strategies.

If you are interested, please reach out to Andy Schultz at

* Natural by Nature is a family-owned dairy company that procures 100% of its milk from family-owned farmers. Natural Dairy Products Corporation (NDP) was started in 1994 by Ned MacArthur and his father Norman who teamed up with four organic dairy farmers in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and created a sustainable process in which grass-fed organic milk could be produced, transported, processed, and packaged – independent of the huge, volume-based milk industry, under the brand name Natural By Nature. Natural Dairy Products now supports over 35 family-owned and operated farms, three of which are the original pioneering farms.



Blue Hen Ambassador (BHA) Applications Available

The application for the Blue Hen Ambassador (BHA) tour program through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions is now open.

We seek a broadly diverse and talented student staff whose shared experiences and abilities will attract and support students through the admissions process. We seek students who are experiencing all that UD has to offer inside and outside of the classroom. The core value of the Office of Undergraduate Admissions is in serving students, and our student staff share this core value. The Blue Hen Ambassador position is a paid opportunity.

The application can be found here:

The BHA application is due on October 28, 2018.


Company Overview

Ecolab is the world’s leading provider of cleaning, food safety and health protection products and services.  Ecolab’s Global Quick Service Restaurant division delivers a comprehensive cleaning and food safety program developed specifically for the QSR industry, partnering with our customers to identify food safety risks and help prevent the spread of foodborne illnesses.

Position Description

Territory Representatives are responsible for developing and managing a territory of customers in the quick service restaurant industry.  Territory Representatives are responsible for the following: growing sales and retaining existing customers by providing service excellence, equipment maintenance and gaining new sales through new products and new customers, and providing customers training on sanitation and food safety through high-quality surveys.

For more information and to apply visit: 

Plant Science Research Network- Internship Information

The Plant Science Research Network (PSRN) is working to provide students with information on existing internships, REU, and REEU opportunities in the plant sciences, broadly defined, through our website at

View Plant Science Research Internships at

Additional Opportunities 

The PSRN has partnered with Plantae, the online community for plant scientists, to connect students with plant science internship programs. Did you know that the Plantae Job Center ( includes a separate section just for internships?

Fall 2018 CANR Animal Agriculture Career Seminar Series

All seminar’s take place at 5:30 pm in 101 Allen Lab (light dinner and free drawing for 2 Barnes & Noble gift cards at last seminar):

Thursday, 9/27:  Have you considered a Career in Animal Agriculture? Why not! Career Opportunities are still great in the animal agriculture industry, government and allied animal agriculture industries? Learn how you could be part of this exciting field.U.S. Poultry & Egg Association:  Barbara Jenkins, Vice President, Education & Student Programs will present an overview of the Industry and the many poultry career opportunities. Next, Dr. Karen Lopez, Deputy State Veterinarian at the Delaware Department of Agriculture will discuss the DDA’s commitment to sustain and promote the viability of food, fiber, and agricultural industries in Delaware and how you can join their effort. Learn how you can attend the 2018 College Student Career Program in Atlanta, GA.

Wednesday, 10/3 Use Internships and Management Training Programs to Jump Start Your Resume and Start Your Career.
Speak directly to employers who are offering internships, management trainee programs and full time positions. Pat Townsend, Director of Human Resources at Mountaire Farms (6th largest poultry company in the US) will talk about Mountaire’s large number internships and their career training program. Dr. Milos Markis is the Laboratory Manager at AviServe, LLC, a local poultry research laboratory and consulting service will discuss internship opportunities.

Tuesday, 10/16 Learn about Local and Regional Career Opportunities in the Animal Agriculture & Allied Industry.
Perdue Farms has the number one brand of premium fresh chicken in the US, but also produces swine, beef and turkeys. Sharita Spruill, Talent Acquisition Manager for Perdue AgriBusiness will discuss Perdue’s updated management-training program. Quip Laboratories is leader in hygiene solutions for the biomedical, pharmaceutical research, biotech, and food processing industries. Nick Hidell, Chief Operating Officer will discuss internship opportunities at Quip Laboratories

Wednesday, 10/24 National & International Opportunities-Have you ever considered a career with an international company or with a national organization? Find out more about these exciting possibilities!
Cobb-Vantress is one of the world’s leaders in research, development and sellers of breeding stock to the broiler industry. Todd Baker, Pedigree Complex Manager will discuss internship and full time positions at Cobb. Dan Sverson, New Castle County Extension Agent II will explain about internships and how UD Cooperative Extension connects the agricultural community and public with university knowledge and research as well as programs like 4-H.

Also learn about the opportunity to travel to Atlanta, GA in February 2019 to attend the USPEA College Student Career Program with opportunities to interview with 35 regional, national and international poultry and agribusiness companies and organizations while having the opportunity to network with over 1350 companies at the largest international poultry and agribusiness trade show. Most student travel expenses are covered with minimal cost to students attending this conference.

For Questions, contact Bob Alphin at