Jobs & Internships

Earthwatch is an international environmental nonprofit organization that funds field expeditions in more than 50 countries.

Earthwatch expeditions provide individuals with opportunities to participate in hands-on scientific research all over the world. We also partners with schools, businesses, governments, and other philanthropic organizations to enable a broad range of people to learn and change the world through our experiential model.

Staff members at Earthwatch develop, manage, market, and recruit for our varied expeditions, programs, and partnerships. Earthwatch does not employ the scientists or research staff that runs the expeditions we support; they generally work for universities or other research institutions.

We currently have the following positions available.

Business Data Analyst and IT Support Manager

July 16, 2014

Earthwatch are looking for an individual who will be responsible for investigating and analysing business activities and processes and looking to make them more efficient through the use of IT resources. They will work with business stakeholders to deliver effective business transformation and ch

Senior Copywriter

July 08, 2014

Create, write and edit content for digital, direct print marketing and collateral materials within a non-profit environment with a focus on promoting expeditions, writing news articles, and supporting fundraising, education and corporate initiatives.

Lead Scientist

June 17, 2014

Provide the framework, strategic direction and leadership for Earthwatch’s global citizen science driven research program, enabling an excellent Earthwatch experience which advances mission objectives, makes best use of resources and exceeds customer expectations.

Marketing Intern

June 16, 2014

The Marketing Intern will assist the marketing department in generating and updating written communications produced by the team. Based on interest and skills, the intern may also be involved in online research, graphic design and social media.

Research Associate Intern

May 14, 2014

Assist with a variety of tasks relating to the development of and impacts of research projects Earthwatch supports across climate change, biodiversity conservation, ecosystem services, marine biology, and archaeology and culture.

Earthwatch is an equal opportunity employer.


Find us on LinkedIn, where you can learn more about our organization and staff.


If you don’t see the position you’re looking for, feel free to contact us through your local Earthwatch Human Resources department.

No phone calls please.