Opportunities With MSI

Mountain Studies Institute is a growing research and education center focused on developing science that people can use to address environmental issues facing the San Juan Mountains. 

We are committed to hiring and empowering a diverse work force at all levels of our organization thereby creating a culture that allows us to better serve our community, our partners and our employees. We value and encourage the contributions of our employees and strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and drive outstanding results.

MSI is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits, and termination.


Current Openings

2017 Mesa Verde National Park Seeps and Springs Internship - Application Due 12 December 2016 - For more information and to apply, CLICK HERE

2017 MSI AmeriCorps VISTA - Application Due 09 December - Start: 30 January 2017 - Location: Silverton, CO - For more information and to apply, CLICK HERE

Development and Engagement Coordinator - MSI in on the look out for a strong candidate to fill a new staff position in development and engagement. Application due 31 December. For more information and to apply, CLICK HERE.

Internship opportunities

alpine lake water sampling

Interested in applying for the Mountain Science Internship Program for high school students and incoming college freshman? 

Volunteer Opportunities

MSI volunteer

Interested in working with us in mountain environments?