Career Guide to UNL Majors - Fisheries & Wildlife

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

Employment

  • Account Manager, Travel & Transport
  • Animal Caretaker/Adoptions Counselor, Capital Humane Society Pieloch Pet Adoption Center
  • Biological Science Technician, USDA-ARS
  • Conservation Technician, Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
  • Conservation Technician II, Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
  • Fisheries Technician, Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
  • GIS Technician, United Farmers Cooperation
  • Health Care Team Member, Nebraska Animal Medical Center
  • Herbicide & Fertilizer Technician, Pine Creek Ag
  • Highway Environmental Biologist, Nebraska Department of Roads
  • Hired hand, Ziegembein Farms
  • Hospital Generalist, Pathology Medical Services
  • Intern, Bayworld Oceanarium and Museum
  • Intern, Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
  • Keeper with Interactive Animal Program, Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo
  • Large Mammal Keeper, Blank Park Zoo
  • Natural Resources Specialist, Army Corps of Engineers
  • Naturalist, Ponca State Park
  • Pony Worker, Lincoln's Children Zoo
  • Ranch Hand, Young Wildlife Inc.
  • Receptionist, A-4 Small Animal Hospital
  • Vet Assistant, Vondra Vet Clinic
  • Zookeeper, Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo

Further Education

  • Masters in Aquatic Ecology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • D.D.S, UNMC College of Dentistry
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Masters in Natural Resource Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • 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
  • Post baccalaureate, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Range Management, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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
  • Research Assistant, UNL - Anna Wingeyer Lab
  • 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 Districts
  • Summer Internship, Lower Platte North NRD
  • 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
  • Zoo Intern, Lincoln Children's Zoo
  • Zookeeper's Assistant, Lincoln Children's Zoo
  • Zoo Keeper Intern, Henry Doorly Zoo

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