Volunteer & Internship Opportunities

Want to be a part of SBC MBON? Check out all of the available volunteer and internship opportunities with MBON and associated labs below.

SBC MBON and associated labs research everything from marine microbes and benthic invertebrates to Whales. With that sort of diversity in biodiversity research, we hope you find an opportunity of interest.


SBC MBON focuses on assessing marine biodiversity in benthic and pelagic habitats of the Santa Barbara Channel using diverse methodologies.

  • Internship Opportunities
    • Field and Lab Internship Opportunities: SBC MBON is always looking for volunteers for to help with field and lab research. If you are interested in volunteering for SBC MBON please fill out a volunteer application.