The Earth Institute is searching for an intern to paintings with the Office of Academic and Research Programs, commonly supporting the Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development (UPSD). The software, which incorporates main and unique attention, teaches college students to deal with the essential difficulty of moving toward a trajectory of sustainability so one can permit destiny generations to pursue similarly progress in human well-being without inflicting irreparable damage to the planet. The intern will divide their time among program administration for UPSD and outreach and advertising for the Earth Institute’s graduate programs. Support can also be searched for the Earth Institute’s professional development and alumni activities. The ideal candidate may have reveled in communications, occasion coordination, and operating in surprisingly expert surroundings on various tasks.
Responsibilities will include, however, will not be limited to: updating and producing net content material, contributing to social media strategy, occasion planning, and staffing, drafting and modifying articles/profiles, updating program materials, managing large contact databases, and cold-calling for outreach for precise packages.
Applicants have to be fairly encouraged, detail-oriented, and possess sturdy written and verbal exchange talents.
Experience with social media, consisting of Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and MailChimp (non-compulsory) and MS Office tools inclusive of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, is required.
The best candidate could be personable, seasoned-active, and capable of work in a quick-paced environment even as remaining organized and unique.
A strong interest inside the surroundings and sustainable improvement is desired, however now not required.
Type of Student favored:
Graduate or undergraduate growing junior or senior. Students who are enrolled in or plan to claim the sustainable improvement essential/unique attention are not eligible to use.
$16/hour, 15-25 hours/week. Position to begin as quickly as possible, with the option to preserve component-time through the autumn.
Applicants ought to publish a resume and cowl letter mentioning their interest and qualifications to Cari Shimkus cshimkus@ei.Columbia.Edu. Applications are being typical on a rolling basis until May 31st. Please placed “Summer Internship with UPSD” in the situation line of the e-mail.
Only modern students of Columbia University and Barnard College are eligible to apply. Declared students inside the sustainable improvement application are not eligible to use.