Responsibilities include, but not limited to:• Assisting in implementing visitor research protocol (interviews, observations)• Operating a video camera (intern need not posses the equipment, but feel comfortable handling the equipment). • Ensuring field work is conducted at a high standard, which includes following research director's instructions• Writing up notes, if required.
Time/Personal commitment:• 1-2 weeks internship during the month of August (possibly including the last weekend of July). • Up to 8 hours per day (with lunch break)• Must provide own accommodation within the Acadia National Park area (i.e., live within ~30-minute commute of the park)• Ability to participate in all national park visitor activities, which may include hiking and standing for long periods of time. • Ability to work a flexible schedule including possible early mornings, evenings, weekends and holidays. • Demonstrated judgement and discretion in the handling of sensitive information