We welcome student involvement at the KOC!
Help care for the plant collections. Volunteer positions are arranged through the Director Dr. Lisa Wallace and Associate Director Darrin Duling.
Paid Summer Internships
Students will receive experience in horticultural management or research. Summer internships provide a stipend of $2000, with the expectation that a student will work 20 hours per week for 10 weeks during the summer. You must be a student of ODU to be eligible.
The application for summer internships in 2019 is available here. Research positions must be arranged with the professor leading the project. Summer internships are also arranged through the Director, Dr. Lisa Wallace and Associate Director, Darrin Duling.
Working with faculty at ODU on a project that is housed at the KOC.
Botanical Society of America Student Chapter
"Being involved at the conservatory through student organizations like BSASC, and simply volunteering, heavily influenced me to pursue a degree in Biology. I think this is a wonderful space for hands on interaction with plants, and I'm grateful to be involved in such a great learning environment."