2013 Summer Internships
Geoscience Workforce Program Internship Opportunity
2013 Summer Data Internship
The AGI Workforce Program tracks the supply and demand of geoscientists by collecting original data and analyzing existing data from Federal and industry sources, in order to inform the geoscience community of workforce trends and issues through regular reports. The Workforce Program also engages the next generation of geoscientists by supporting student recruitment at the college level and by communicating with students, faculty, and non-academic professionals about making the transition into the geoscience workforce after graduation.
AGI’s Workforce Program is seeking an intern to work with the Workforce Staff this summer. Tasks include data entry, database management, querying using SQL, communication with geoscientific societies and university departments, and generally supporting the activities of the Workforce Program this summer.
This internship is intended for students (either pursuing an undergraduate or Master’s degree) with experience with data collection, data entry and database management. A background in geosciences is not required to apply for this position, but is strongly encouraged. Strong communication and teamwork skills are required.
The internship is 12 weeks long and includes a $5,000 stipend. The starting date is flexible. The internship will be held in the offices for the American Geosciences Institute in Alexandria, VA. Intern will be responsible for finding a housing arrangement if needed.
To apply for this position, please send a resume with a cover letter describing how your experience will help you in this position. Please also include names and contact information for two references via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applications must be received by April 15, 2013. All applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
AGI is an equal opportunity employer
Paid Internship at FWS - Annapolis
We are looking for culturally and/or ethnically diverse college freshmen and sophomores to apply for this summer internship in our office in Annapolis, MD. It's through the Student Conservation Association's CDIP program.
It's a great job for students that are interested in real-world wildlife management. Most of the work will happen on Poplar Island, a beautiful island in the Chesapeake Bay. Annapolis is about 45 minute to 1 hr commute from DC and Northern VA. It's a reverse commute so the traffic isn't bad..
Our advertisement is PO-00227888 Chesapeake Bay Field Office (MD) Biological Intern: on page 5.