Published: May 25, 2021


We are looking for someone to help out with field work at Niwot Ridge this summer. The work is examining community dynamics and range expansions under global change. The work will be a fun mix of community ecology/veg surveys and transplant experiments. We are looking for someone to help between 3-5 days/week from late June (21st, depending on snow conditions) to early August. Please email Lauren Shoemaker and Megan Szojka (; with a resume if interested. 


Job Requirements:

  • hiking at elevation (~11,500 ft) up to 6-8 miles/day and ability to carry field gear
  • ability to follow the Niwot LTER Risk Mitigation plan, including for shuttle use to the field site (section C1)