Announcement: November 15, 2018. Summer employment opportunities are being offered to junior, senior, or graduate students with a major in animal or dairy science to learn and apply research techniques in analyzing dairy cattle genetics and management data. The work assignment is on location in Prince George’s County of Maryland and is to benefit the missions of the Council of Dairy Cattle Breeding (CDCB) and USDA’s Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory (AGIL). Primary missions of the CDCB is to maintain the national dairy database plus calculate and verify accuracy of the genetic evaluations for the U.S. dairy industry. The primary missions of AGIL is to perform genetic and management research and develop genetic evaluation methodology to be used by the CDCB. These organizations have a history of performing quality research and reporting their findings in scientific journals. Applications due February 15, 2019. To obtain more details about the assignment or an application form, link to CDCB Internship.