Opportunities at OSGF
At the Oak Spring Garden Foundation, we believe the futures of plants and people depend on each other. This begins by fostering growth among tomorrow's leaders who are interested in the world of plants. Opportunities for internships, fellowships, and jobs at OSGF will be posted on this page.
Library Research, Outreach, and Communications Intern
We are seeking applicants for a paid full-time internship this summer to assist in researching and sharing materials in the collections of the Oak Spring Garden Library.
Posted March 7, 2019
We are seeking applicants for a paid full-time internship – up to six months – to research, report on, and recommend technically feasible and cost-effective clean energy opportunities at Oak Spring. We are accepting and reviewing applications, and will continue until filled.
Posted January 15, 2019
Summer Research Fellow at VWL
Virginia Working Landscapes is hiring a summer research fellow to assist with the development of a multi-year project exploring various aspects of wildlife habitat management, done in collaboration with OSGF and the Clifton Institute.
Bio-Cultural Conservation Farm Fellowship
In the winter of 2019, we will award one three-year-long fellowship to establish a ~three-acre farm on our property of Appalachian heirloom and heritage crops to illustrate, save, and share the biological diversity of the plants that underpin our food system. We are accepting and reviewing applications, and will continue until filled.
Posted November 8, 2018
Reading the Landscape
We will be hosting an expenses-paid field course in landscape interpretation from November 4-8, 2019. Participants will learn skills for applying a landscape history perspective to their work, research, or studies in a variety of disciplines.
Work with the Oak Spring Garden Library's collections
We will soon be offering accommodation for bona fide scholars wishing to study materials in Oak Spring's collections. We are also very interested in creative ideas for activating our collections through partnerships with others.
Posted June 7, 2017