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Association for Conflict Resolution and Environment and Public Policy Section 2018 Internship Announcement
Deadline: December 11, 2017
Please download the job announcement for a complete description: https://esp.gmu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/ACR-EPP-Internship-Announcement_Spring-2018.pdf (3 pages)
The Environment and Public Policy (EPP) section of the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR), a professional organization dedicated to enhancing the practice and public understanding of conflict resolution, is seeking a spring intern. This is a paid or for-credit internship starting in late January 2018 and lasting through mid-June 2018 (with some flexibility in the dates). The internship is based in Arlington, VA. Applications will be accepted until December 11, 2017 or until the position is filled.
Applicants must possess U.S. citizenship.
The intern will work approximately 10-15 hours per week on ACR EPP activities and 5 hours per week on host organization activities, for a total of 15-20 hours per week over a period of approximately 17 weeks (excluding weeks for spring break and final exams).
There is a $3,000 – $4,000 stipend available for this internship. The final amount depends on available funds.
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Susan Goodwin at firstname.lastname@example.org by December 11, 2017.
Please do not call staff or inquire about opportunities by phone.
National Park Service
Six internships with the National Park Service are available IMMEDIATELY. For full consideration, you must apply using position title listed. Provide a current resume, transcripts, list of three professional references with contact information and letter of interest electronically to Marian_Norris@nps.gov and Bob_Sonderman@nps.gov. All applications will be reviewed as they are submitted, and the advertisement will remain open until the position is filled. Please click on the following positions for a detailed position description and application instructions for each.
INTERNSHIP FOR CREDIT
Internships (EVPP 894) may be taken for credit for students admitted to our degree programs. Work must be Environmental Science and Policy related work. Supervisors must have a terminal degree or the student must be supervised by someone with a PhD. Students must complete an Internship Contract and submit it to the Graduate Office to be considered for an internship and give it to the host supervisor for signature. Once the host supervisor has agreed to the internship, the student should give the “Supervision of Internships” handout to the host supervisor. After careful review by the Graduate Program Director, the student will be registered by the Graduate Office. When the student has completed the internship and the written material has been graded by the host supervisor, the host supervisor must email the Graduate Program Director with a grade.
General links to ongoing opportunities
- Environmental Science
- National Council for Science and the Environment
- National Museum of Natural History, Internship opportunities
- National Science Foundation – Research Experience for Undergraduates
- The Nature Conservancy
- World Wildlife Fund
- Office of Fellowships and Internships, Smithsonian
- Property and Environment Research Center
- Resources for the Future, Fellowships and Internships
- U.S. Green Building Council (scroll down to the bottom for available internships)
- US Environmental Protection Agency, National Network for Environmental Management Studies
- Conservation Job Board (Environmental career website profiling the latest jobs in fields related to conservation)
- University Career Services
Mason’s University Career Services office offers a wealth of job-related services including job searching strategies, job/internship fairs, and negotiation strategies.
EcoJobs contains information on a variety of employment opportunities in numerous locations. You will need a user ID (GMU) and password. Obtain passwords by emailing Mason’s University Career Services office.