Information for Students

The Field Group often has opportunities available for students interested in gaining field industrial hygiene experience.  Please contact Dr. Marty Cohen if you are interested in joining us during a consultation. Below are examples of current opportunities:

Hazard Assessments


Internships provide students with an opportunity to gain applied field experience before graduation and practice their new profession.  The FRCG is responsible for assisting interested exposure sciences students in the DEOHS in obtaining internships at local companies and agencies.  These internships typically occur in the summer between the first and second year of the Masters degree program, although some opportunities may be available for internships during other times of the year.  With few exceptions, internships are paying jobs.  Potential employers often offer internships as a means to evaluate students for permanent positions following graduation.  Past students have participated in internships:

Students interested in an internship and companies offering intern positions should contact Janice Camp, either via email or by calling 206 616-3039. The list of partnering businesses and industries is always evolving.


The Field Group is involved in several industrial hygiene and safety courses offered by the UW Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences: