Science Communication Assistant (Scientists-In-Parks)

Sponsor Agency: National Park Service
GB CESU Partner Agency: National Park Service
Deadline: June 12, 2022 9:00 pm
Link: https://rock.geosociety.org/eo/viewJob.asp?jobID=3436

Description:

This position would support the Pacific West Region Inventory and Monitoring (I&M) Program in technical editing, writing, and science communication projects. Ecologists, biologists, and physical scientists in I&M need assistance in updating science planning documents and communicating results to improve interdisciplinary staff understanding of ecological monitoring. The individual in this position would have the opportunity to interact with a variety of specialists to integrate revisions to science protocols and finalize documents for publication. This is an opportunity to practice and develop technical editing and writing skills while using a foundation in science toward assisting teams in the completion of documents that are key to the direct practice and planning of ecological field studies. Complementing this work, this position will assist scientists in projects to translate scientific results and study designs into web and other digital content suitable for broad, interdisciplinary audiences. This is an opportunity to work on composition of articles for NPS web pages, briefing statements (including graphics and layout as well as writing), story maps, and infographics. The position will support multiple I&M networks but will be stationed at and supported primarily by the Klamath Inventory and Monitoring Network in Ashland, Oregon.

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This link provides more information about the NPS Inventory & Monitoring Program – Inventory and Monitoring Division (U.S. National Park Service) (nps.gov).
https://www.nps.gov/im/index.htm

And this web page provides information about the Klamath Network, the main host for this internship, which is focused on monitoring networks in the Pacific West Region.
https://www.nps.gov/im/klmn/index.htm


EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Sponsor Agency: Office of Science and Technology Policy
GB CESU Partner Agency:
Deadline: May 15, 2022 9:00 pm
Link: https://www.whitehouse.gov/ostp/internship/

Description:

We are pleased to announce that, for the first time in history, the Executive Office of the President (EOP) is launching a paid internship program. The EOP Internship Program will provide a stipend to participants.

The EOP is comprised of fourteen Components, including: The White House Office (WHO), the Office of the Vice President (OVP), the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA), the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), the Office of Administration (OA), the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Office of the National Cyber Director (NCD), the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR), and more.

INTERNSHIP DETAILS

The Summer 2022 term begins on June 20, 2022 and ends on August 12, 2022. Interns will receive a stipend of $6,000 for participation in the program. All internships are located in Washington, D.C. and are full-time; participants must be able to commit to a minimum of 35 hours per week (Monday – Friday).

Additional Requirements:

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Males must be registered with Selective Service
  • Must meet at least one of the three following criteria:
    • Currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate college, or university;
    • Graduated from an accredited undergraduate or graduate program at a community college, college, or university (two‐ to four‐year institution) no more than two years prior to the first day of the EOP Internship Program
    • A veteran of the United States Armed Forces who possesses a high school diploma or its equivalent and has served on active duty, for any length of time, no more than two years prior to the first day of the EOP Internship Program
  • Must obtain a favorable security determination and pass a pre-employment drug test

Scientists in Parks (SIP) – Winter 2022/2023 Internships

Sponsor Agency: National Park Service
GB CESU Partner Agency: National Park Service
Deadline: June 12, 2022 9:00 pm
Link: https://www.nps.gov/subjects/science/scientists-in-parks-all-opportunities.htm

Description:

The Scientists in Parks Program is now accepting applications for the Winter 22/23 Season. There are over 100 exciting internship opportunities in national parks across the country. These paid internships contribute to natural resource management needs at parks with projects related to biological sciences, physical sciences, social sciences, and science communications/education. Please help us spread the word and share these SIP positions with interested candidates. A list of positions and how to apply can be found at: go.nps.gov/scientistsinparks. The application deadline is June 12, 2022. If you have any questions, please email us at Scientists_in_Parks@nps.gov.

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