CCE Summer Internship Program

The Cornell Cooperative Extension Summer Internship Program has helped Cornell fulfill its land grant mission by engaging students in outreach since 2007.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS)

Internship Location: CCE Oneida County
Faculty: Susan Hoskins, Senior Extension Associate, Soil and Crop Sciences
Student: James Jiang
Internship Location: CCE Ontario (Primary), Genesee and Livingston Counties
Faculty: Sarah Pethybridge, Assistant Professor, Plant Pathology
Student: Gavriela Carver
Internship Location: CCE Ontario County (Intern will be required to travel within the Team's 10-county region to visit farms.)
Faculty: Thomas Maloney, Senior Extension Associate, Applied Economics and Management
Student: Brooke Ryan
Internship Location: CCE Columbia, Greene, Ulster, Dutchess, Orange and Putnam Counties, but work may also be conducted in CCE Albany, Schenectady, Washington, Rensselaer, Schoharie, Montgomery and Saratoga Counties.
Faculty: Elson Shields, Professor, Entomology
Student: Anita Minniefield
Internship Location: CCE Ontario County
Faculty: Christine Smart, Professor, Integrative Plant Science
Student: Riley Abrahamson
Internship Location: CCE - Nassau County
Faculty: Mark Bridgen, Professor Director, Long Island Horticulture Research and Extension Center
Student: Samuel Williams
Internship Location: CCE Wayne, Sullivan and Orange Counties
Faculty: Pilar Parra, Research Associate/Senior Lecturer, Nutritional Science
Student: Tara Hammonds
Internship Location: CCE Cayuga County (with the ability to drive within NYS)
Faculty: Jenny Ifft, Assistant Professor, Applied Economics and Management
Student: Colin Gates
Internship Location: CCE Clinton and Essex Counties
Faculty: Christine Smart, Professor, Integrative Plant Science
Student: Lauren Fessler
Internship Location: CCE Ulster, Columbia, Greene, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga and Washington Counties
Faculty: Anusuya Rangarajan, Senior Extension Associate, Horticulture
Student: Lindsey McMahon
Internship Location: CCE Dutchess County
Faculty: Todd Walter, Professor, Biological and Environmental Engineering
Student: Stephanie Lin
Internship Location: Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County
Faculty: Lindsey Pashow, Harvest NY Marketing
Student: Cassandra Kiechle
Internship Location: CCE Cortland County - South Central New York Dairy & Field Crops
Faculty: Mary Jo Dudley, Senior Extension Associate, Development Sociology/ Director, Cornell Farmworker Program
Student: Elizabeth Dean
Internship Location: Ithaca, New York, with weekly trips to Western New York.
Faculty: Quirine Ketterings, Professor, Animal Science
Student: Lindsay Chamberlain
Internship Location: CCE Schuyler County
Faculty: Marcia Eames-Sheavly, Senior Extension Associate/Senior Lecturer, Horticulture
Student: Megan Dodge
Internship Location: CUCE-NYC Programs, New York City
Faculty: Neil Mattson, Associate Professor, Horticulture
Internship Location: Onondaga County
Faculty: Marcia Eames-Sheavly, Senior Extension Associate/Senior Lecturer, Horticulture
Student: Denisse Gayosso-Lucano
Internship Location: CCE Yates County - Northwest New York (NWNY) Dairy, Livestock and Field Crops Team
Faculty: Michael Baker, Senior Extension Associate, Animal Science
Student: Dennis Atiyeh

College of Human Ecology (CHE)

Internship Location: CCE Jefferson County
Faculty: Jamie Dollahite, Professor, Nutritional Science
Student: Maya George
Internship Location: Cornell University, with onsite visits to CCE Tompkins County, New York City and other sites in New York
Faculty: Janis Whitlock, Research Scientist, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Student: Hannah Light-Olson
Internship Location: CCE Wayne, Sullivan and Orange Counties
Faculty: Jeffery Sobal, Professor, Nutritional Science
Student: Alexis Rosenbaum
Internship Location: CCE Cortland County, and possibly, CCE Seneca and Broome Counties.
Faculty: Gary Evans, Professor, Design and Environmental Analysis; David Just, Professor, Applied Economics and Management
Student: Hailey Brace
Internship Location: CCE Warren County
Faculty: Gary Evans, Professor, Design and Environmental Analysis
Student: Deirdre O'Hanlon
Internship Location: CCE Ontario; Camp Bristol Hills
Faculty: Valerie Reyna, Professor and Department Extension Leader, Human Development
Student: Allison Franz
Internship Location: Cornell University
Faculty: Rebecca Seguin, Assistant Professor, Nutritional Science
Student: Ashley Silver
Internship Location: CCE Jefferson County
Faculty: Kimberly Kopko, Senior Extension Associate, Policy Analysis and Management
Student: Sahiba Kahai
Internship Location: CUCE New York City
Faculty: Marianella Casasola, Associate Professor, Human Development
Student: Deborah Seok
Internship Location: CCE Ontario County; 4-H Camp Bristol Hills
Faculty: Deborah Sellers, Senior Research Associate, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Student: Joy Gage
Faculty and staff from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the College of Human Ecology along with extension educators from local Cornell Cooperative Extension offices involve students in the college’s work to benefit New York State communities.

CCE Internships are available exclusively to Cornell University undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) or the College of Human Ecology (CHE). Please contact Connie Kan at ck236@cornell.edu with any questions.

CCE Summer Interns | Engaged Across New York State