Two post-graduate Fellowship opportunities are being offered with the Gobabeb Training and Research Centre (GTRC) for Grinnell's current fourth year students, beginning in the summer of 2015. The Gobabeb Training and Research Centre is an internationally recognized Namibian and Southern African Development Community (SADC) Training and Research Institution. Since 1962, Gobabeb has been conducting environmental research in the Namib Desert. In 1997 the Centre became a SADC Centre of Excellence. In addition to its highly regarded research, Gobabeb is also involved in training, sustainable development, appropriate technology, education, and environmental awareness projects. The Centre is a joint venture between the Desert Research Foundation of Namibia (DRFN) and the Namibian Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET). Full job descriptions for both fellows are available.

Research and Information Technology Fellow job description

Training and Outreach Support Fellow job description

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Past Fellows