2019 INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION
Position Type: Internship (full and part-time available) – Hourly pay or stipend available and commensurate with experience. Course credit available
Position Title: Intern or Fellow (for Graduate Students)
Position Function: Consulting, research
Candidate Preferences: College and Graduate Students.
The mission of the Institute for Sustainable Development is to promote innovation and public-private partnerships for inclusive and sustainable community and economic development, long-term recovery, resilience, and transformation.
Successful applicants will:
n Conduct research
n Support ISD events, workshops, training sessions and seminars
n Support disaster recovery and community economic development projects and partnerships
n Develop business cases for ISD and community-based projects
Regardless of project, interns are expected to monitor news and trends, support convenings (ranging from conference calls and webinars to in-person planning retreats and meetings), develop and maintain ISD contacts and databases, and attend relevant briefings and events in the DC area on behalf of ISD.
Depending on the internship, requirements will include research, business, communications (web + social media), and marketing experience
Successful candidates tend to be courteous, self-motivated, team-oriented, capable multi-taskers, who are conscientious about details, and willing to help out on a range of issues and projects.
Please send resume, cover letter and availability
Office is located across from King Street Metro Station