Interested in interning at Gobabeb?

Gobabeb hosts interns in a variety of positions, ranging from specialised skills, to general support of Gobabeb's ongoing mission.

Interns aid researchers, and maintain ongoing research projects, including the long-term monitoring of biodiversity in the Namib Sand Sea.

Internships are available to senior-level and graduated college students. Interns are strongly encouraged and supported to carry out their own research projects. You can find more information in the Gobabeb Internship Guide, available here.

If you are interested in interning at Gobabeb, please fill out the application form available here, and submit it to

NEW!. Research Methodology Internship!

Gobabeb is offering a two-month Research Methodology Internship, on household plastic consumption. See the announcement here. To apply, download the application here.
Apply to before end of business on 10 July 2020.

For more information, contact Kapandu Shihepo at 064 694198/9 or

Gobabeb Namib Research Institute
PO Box 953
Walvis Bay 13103, Namibia

+264 (0)64 694 198 (T)
+264 (0)64 694 197 (F)