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American Geophysical Union: Fall Internship 2013 - Education & Outreach

When: May 29 - August 15, 2013

Where: Washington, DC

Info: https://www11.ultirecruit.com/AME1056/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*CC4BD8256C7487BF

      

The Education and Public Outreach Intern will work closely with the Education and Public Outreach Manager and Science and Outreach staff. This internship provides an opportunity to gain knowledge about AGU?s Fall Meeting (the largest worldwide conference in the Earth and space sciences) and current science education issues, and it provides program management experience. AGU seeks a college student, a graduate student, or a recent graduate. Preferred majors include Earth or space sciences or science education. Good written and oral communication skills and organizational skills are a must as are the experience, poise, and interpersonal skills necessary to interact with AGU staff, volunteers, vendors, and members. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Powerpoint, Office, Excel), internet browsers, and web search engines. Experience using WordPress and experience with planning/organizing events is a plus. The anticipated duration of the internship is 15 August to 27 November 2013 and is a full-time paid position. Compensation will be discussed during the interview process. Full details about this opportunity and other AGU internships are available at http://sites.agu.org/jobs/.