Career Guide to UNL Majors - Fisheries & Wildlife

Learn about the career paths of UNL students and recent graduates.

Employment

  • Assistant Biotech, Cabinet Yaak Grizzly Bear Project
  • Avian Care Specialist, Center for Birds of Prey
  • Biological Avian Technician, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Biological Science Technician, Wyoming Fish & Game
  • Check Station Attendant, Wyoming Game and Fish
  • Creel Clerk, NE Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
  • Conservation Technician, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
  • Domestics Keeper, Lincoln Children's Zoo
  • Environmental Education Assistant, Papio-Missouri River NRD
  • Environmental Educator and Interpretive Ranger, Student Conservation Association
  • Helitack Crewmember (Wildland Firefighter), Idaho Department of Lands
  • Herpatologist and Field Technician, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Integrated Pest Management Technician, City of Boulder
  • Invasive Species Technician, Nebraska Invasive Species Project
  • Keeper Intern, Caldwell Zoo
  • Owner, Beede Outdoors
  • Park Superintendent I, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
  • Research Assistant, Monsanto
  • Sales Trainee/District Sales Manager, AgReliant Genetics
  • Soil Conservationist, U.S. Dept of Agriculture - NRCS
  • Technician for Nebraska Invasive Species Project, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Tour Guide at Aksarben Aquarium, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
  • Trip Leader, Outdoor Adventures
  • Wildlife Technician, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
  • Worker, The Wild Bird Habitat
  • Zookeeper, Henry Doorly Zoo

Further Education

  • D.D.S, UNMC College of Dentistry
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • M.A. Science Teaching, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • M.S. Biology, University of Alabama-Birmingham
  • M.S. in Aquatic Ecology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • M.S. Biology, University of Alabama-Birmingham
  • M.S. in Natural Resources and Human Dimensions, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Masters, Aurora University
  • Masters in Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • MS in Biology, University of Nebraska-Kearney
  • MS, Fort Hays State University
  • MS, University of Illinois
  • PharmD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Postbaccalaureate, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Vet Tech, Iowa Western Community College

Internships

  • Animal Care Intern, Henry Doorly Zoo
  • Assistant Wildlife Biologist, USDA Wildlife Services
  • Conservation Technician I, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
  • Environmental Educator, Hudson River Park
  • Field Research Intern, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • General Intern, Nebraska Wildlife Rehab
  • IAP and Aquarium Fish, Henry Doorly Zoo
  • Intern, Lee Simmons Conservation Safari Park
  • Intern, Nebraska Wildlife Research Coop Unit
  • Intern, Sea Turtle Inc
  • Intern Ranch Manager, Eslabon Ranch
  • Jungle and Madagascar Intern, Henry Doorly Zoo
  • Jungle Intern, Henry Doorly Zoo
  • Natural Resources Specialist I, Nebraska Dept of Natural Resources
  • Seasonal Parks & Rec Staff, Lincoln Parks and Recreation
  • Seasonal Wildlife Aide, North Dakota Game and Fish Dept
  • Seasonal Worker, Cheney Wildlife Area
  • Student Intern, Nebraska Association of Resources District
  • Summer Internship for University Students, Nebraska Wildlife Rehab
  • Train Maintenance Crew Member, Nevada Conservation Corps
  • Wildlife Rehabilitator, Nebraska Wildlife Rehab
  • Zoo Intern, Blank Park Zoo
  • Zookeeper's Assistant, Lincoln Children's Zoo

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