#SHAREMYCHECK – RESOURCE GENERATION
Take the Pledge: #ShareYourCheck with Mass Redistribution Fund & Beyond! Please join us, as people in Massachusetts and beyond with capacity to share our stimulus checks and share our wealth to support community-led COVID-19 relief efforts. For more growing and base-building, RG is also offering a 4 week Virtual Praxis for sharing space together, digging into what it means to show up in solidarity during this crisis, unpacking some of our privilege and blocks around taking action, and building towards the redistribution of land, wealth and power. Learn more and sign up here. Contact Julia Masters for more info.
CALL FOR PAPERS/PRESENTATIONS FOR FOOD ONTOLOGY WORKSHOP – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BIOMEDICAL ONTOLOGIES
Building the farm to fork digital highway: Integrated food ontology development for agricultural, food science and public health domains” is a one day workshop on September 16th, 2020. It will be presented as part of the International Conference on Biomedical Ontologies (ICBO) presence within JOWO 2020 in Bolzano, Italy (see https://icbo2020.inf.unibz.it/accepted-workshops/). We are encouraging people to consider this an opportunity to meet and connect with peers from interrelated disciplines, and to discover the full breadth of ontology research occurring in the food domain. Submit your paper/presentation at https://easychair.org/cfp/IFOW-2020. Submission deadline: June 30, 2020. Notice of acceptance: July 27, 2020.
SIGN UP FOR ORGANIC FARMING AND FOOD SYSTEMS PRACTICUM SUMMER COURSES – NEW ENTRY SUSTAINABLE FARMING PROJECT/TUFTS UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
If you’re interested in starting your own farm business but need to learn technical skills to get started, the Crop Production Workshop Series is for you! There are three 5-week long workshops in the series. Click on the link above for more details and to enroll. (NOTE: Due to COVID-19 NUTR 0105: Spring Preparation, will currently be offered online only on Tuesday from 4:00-5:30. On-farm learning opportunities will take place on Sunday afternoons for remaining workshops once shelter-in-place restrictions are removed.)
- NUTR 0106: Organic Farming and Food Systems Practicum 2: Summer Management (6/30/20—7/28/20)
- NUTR 0107: Organic Farming and Food Systems Practicum 3: Fall Harvest (8/11/20—9/8/20)
FREE STUDENT MEMBERSHIPS IN 2020 – ASSOCIATION OF PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE PROFESSIONALS
The Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP) is proud to be the community of practitioners working to create more walkable, bikeable streets, trails, and places. We foster peer knowledge sharing, advance technical expertise, and support the professional development of our members. APBP student membership has always been offered at a discounted rate to better enable those who are younger or still learning the opportunity to be part of the organization at a more affordable rate. But this year, we are excited to be offering complimentary student membership for 12-months. This is a $30 savings for all those currently enrolled in a university program. Interested students can sign up using our online membership form and plugging in discount code STU2020.
OPEN SEATS FOR ECOLOGY, BIOTECHNOLOGY AND SUSTAINABILITY CLASS – TUFTS UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY
This fall the course, Food for All: Ecology, Biotechnology and Sustainability (Bio185/ DHP D250/Nutr 241) will be held on Monday afternoon from 1:30 to 4:15. There is a section for graduate students that still has seats open! If you are interested in this course, register for this course on SIS and please contact professor Colin Orians at Colin.Orians@tufts.edu.
TUFTS INTELLECTUAL COMMONS LAUNCHES – TUFTS OFFICE OF SCHOLAR DEVELOPMENT
The Tufts Office of Scholar Development has created a site Intellectual Commons, that will hopefully create a space for the Tufts community to share ideas and resources, and to celebrate themselves and each other. The website features a few main areas:
- A landing page featuring essays by faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates exploring how their research/intellectual work helps them understand the current crisis.
- A “research” section that will feature student research, including the online version of the Undergraduate Research Symposium, as well as links to other symposia and research events at Tufts.
- An “events” section hosting links to different Tufts events: virtual talks, roundtables, etc., as well as social events like Netflix group watches, online discussion groups, etc.
- A “shared resources” section with links to different campus resources offering support in this time
- A section called “joy” where we are sharing memes, TV recommendations—anything that’s helping us get by and find joy
OPPORTUNITY FOR WOMEN IN ENERGY TO ENROLL IN FREE ONLINE COURSES – FLORENCE SCHOOL OF REGULATION
The annual Lights on Women scholarship aims to support motivated early- or mid-career women in their professional advancement with new or strengthened capabilities by providing free access to one of the FSR online courses (of their choice) starting in Autumn 2020. FSR offers online training courses on a wide variety of key energy regulation and policy topics which will provide you with the technical knowledge needed to take advantage of employment and leadership opportunities. The flexibility provided by FSR’s online courses will allow selected candidates to follow the lessons at their own pace, so to balance learning with other professional and personal commitments. All FSR online courses adopt interactive tools, group projects and live activities to enhance the learning experience. You will have the chance to collaborate and network with global participants and a world-renowned faculty while gaining the knowledge and skills needed to boost your career.
DATA & ANALYTICS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES – TUFTS UNIVERSITY
Tufts Initiative for Data and Analytics Learning (TIDAL) will be offering a very exciting set of training opportunities in data and computing sciences, with contributions from several units – DISC, TTS and Data Lab, CTSA and many others. All courses are available to Tufts faculty, staff and students. These skills are increasingly essential in most fields of study and we hope that you will be able to take advantage of these during this enforced break to enhance your skills and improve your productivity. We request you to register for classes you intend to attend and only the classes you intend to attend. The classes are being offered at no cost to you or your unit though please make appropriate arrangements with your supervisors as needed. Classes will be all “zoomed” – some will be live taught while others will be asynchronous with video materials and instruction support with TA like support and Office hours. All classes will be coordinated and supported by DISC. If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com. All class schedules will be announced on April 10, 2020.
MASSACHUSETTS CLEAN ENERGY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS – MASSACHUSETTS CLEAN ENERGY CENTER (MASSCEC)
The Massachusetts Clean Energy Internship Program facilitates the placement of students and recent graduates who are considering career opportunities in clean energy through paid internships across the state. Consistent with MassCEC’s role as a catalyst in growing the talent needed by the clean energy industry, the internship program is designed to provide students and employers with the tools to connect, and MassCEC reimburses eligible employers for intern stipends. Students looking for an internship in the clean energy industry are required to complete an online application that includes a resume, transcripts, and supporting eligibility documents. There is no formal deadline for applications, but students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to increase their chances of being matched with a Host Employer. Applications will only be accepted online, and must include (in PDF format) an uploaded resume, transcripts, and supporting eligibility documents (to be emailed separately to firstname.lastname@example.org, if applicable). Direct link to the application here under the ‘how do I apply’ tab: www.masscec.com/intern.
TUFTS GREEN FUND SEEKS GRADUATE STUDENT COMMITTEE MEMBER – TUFTS GREEN FUND
The Tufts Green Fund is currently looking for an environmentally focused grad student who would be interested in serving on the Green Fund Committee. The committee is a set of students, faculty and staff who work to fund sustainability projects on all of Tufts’ campuses. Funded from the Sustainable Investment Fund’s endowment payout, the committee can fund up to $40,000 a year and supports projects from students, faculty, and staff on all campuses. Sitting on the committee would require attending approximately four meetings throughout the semester, while also evaluating proposals in between. Please reach out to GreenFund@tufts.edu if you are interested!
GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP IN GIS – UNIVERSITY OF MAINE AT MACHIAS
The University of Maine at Machias (UMM) GIS Laboratory seeks a graduate teaching assistant (master’s or PhD) beginning in Fall 2020 as a teaching assistant and/ or instructor of geographic information systems courses through UMM. Our award-winning GIS program is growing, we seek a graduate student to help us build the program and support quality instruction. The student will gain extensive experience in teaching and curriculum development in project-based, problem-based GIS instruction (both online and on-campus). They will participate in developing new curriculum for our expanding environmental GIS program and collaborate with GIS faculty across the state through the Maine Geospatial Institute. The successful candidate is strongly encouraged to develop independent research questions related to GIS instruction or community or environmental applications of GIS. Depending on research interests and qualifications, the student may choose to enroll in the UMaine Spatial Information Science and Engineering Program or the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program.
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR CLASS OF 2021 – INSTITUTE FOR NON-PROFIT PRACTICE, NEW ENGLAND
We are now accepting applications for our award-winning nonprofit management and leadership certificate programs in Boston, Merrimack Valley/Essex County, Cape Cod and the Islands, and Providence, Rhode Island! Our comprehensive year-long programs are designed for working professionals and are rooted in a practical, rigorous and highly effective curriculum. Our New England programs result in a certificate from the Institute and the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University. Successful completion of INP programs may earn the equivalent of 3 credit-hours for graduates who are admitted and enroll in Tufts graduate degree programs.
TUFTS EQUITY PROGRAM COORDINATOR (PART-TIME) NEEDED – TUFTS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
A part-time Program Coordinator is needed to work funded by the Tufts Office of the Vice Provost of Research. Our long-term goal is to build a durable center for the study of equity that integrates research from across Tufts, attracts external funds for ambitious projects, generates groundbreaking research, affects the national and global understanding of equity, and offers educational opportunities for Tufts students and others. This work is distinctive in its interdisciplinary breadth, its focus on equity as an ideal rather than inequality as a narrowly defined problem, and its connection to policy, practice and public discussion. Please submit a letter of interest and CV to Jennifer Allen.
Tufts Campus Events
Off Campus Events
CERES 2020 DIGITAL PROGRAM – CERES
June 2-18, Virtual
Earlier we announced that the Ceres 2020 in New York in-person event was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Since then, we’ve been working hard to determine how we can best deliver you as much of the exciting content that we planned for in New York, in a new digital format. As always, our aim is to address the challenges and opportunities that investors, companies and policymakers alike face when it comes to sustainability. By going digital, we are literally able to do this in a way that protects people and the planet in this time of global disruption. We’re very excited to announce the digital sessions within our reimagined Ceres 2020 digital program. But first, we want to thank all of our speakers, sponsors and participants for your patience and understanding during this challenging time for everyone. With support from Bank of America, students and professors can access the Ceres 2020 digital program at no cost. If you have a .edu email address and would like complimentary access to these sessions, please contact email@example.com. Remaining events include: 2020 Investor Summit on Climate Risk, Electric Power: An Industry in Transition, and Tackling the Climate Crisis: Exploring Solutions and Policy Options with MIT Faculty.
TDC-MIT TRANSPORTATION SUMMIT 2020 – TRANSPORTATION DIVERSITY COUNCIL/MIT TRANSPORTATION GRADUATE STUDENT GROUP
September 14 (tentative date), location TBA
Note: Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Summit is postponed to a tentative date of Monday, September 14, 2020. This year’s conference features keynote presentations, panel discussions, and technical tours addressing the theme of “Navigating Organizational and Resiliency Challenges.” The conference will include on-site technical tours and panel discussions with experts from regional agencies and companies representing all modes of transportation discussing: Navigating Political and Funding Structures, Safety and Resiliency Challenges, and Mitigating Transportation Workforce Challenges.
Internships, Fellowships, Grants
INTERNSHIP – FANIMAL
Are you interested in working with a socially-minded organization focused on the wellbeing of animals? Fanimal is seeking interns to help carry out the organization’s mission of connecting people who love animals with the information and action steps they need to lead animal-centered lives! Responsibilities may extend to researching and writing content on a variety of animal related issues, creating and editing video content, partnership development, community outreach, public relations communication, marketing, and social media management, assistance with online event coordination and planning, photography and videography opportunities, and other tasks relevant to the needs of Fanimal at that time. If you are interested in developing your skill set with us and joining our incredible animal-loving team, then contact us today! We can only accept interns seeking college credit for Summer 2020. Candidates can submit a cover letter and resume to Carol at firstname.lastname@example.org
INTERNSHIP – ENGAGE GLOBALLY
The nonprofit Engage Globally is looking for several virtual college interns this summer (unpaid). We work on community-led sustainable development with a focus on education and economic development in rural Ghana and environmental education/forest conservation in Costa Rica. This summer, we are prioritizing virus response work. Contact: Heather Heckel.
CLEAN ENERGY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM – NYSERDA
Up to $9 million is being made available over approximately 6 to 7 years to enhance the talent pipeline through meaningful clean energy internships to students or as described above. Funding is allocated on a first-come first-served basis to businesses that register, perform eligibility checks, and get all completed materials in to NYSERDA. Funding will be allocated until it is exhausted or until the submission deadline. Interns can work a maximum of 18 hours per week for any time the students are attending school full time. Intern wages that will be reimbursed can range from the NYS minimum wage at the time of hire to up to $17.00 per hour. Eligible businesses can hire as many interns as they can use in a meaningful internship experience, but each internship will be approved on a case-by-case basis.
POLICY FELLOWSHIP – U.S. PIRG
In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, we want to assure you that U.S. PIRG is actively hiring for this position, and we welcome your applications. Our mission is to advocate for the public interest—to speak out for a healthier, safer world in which we’re freer to pursue our own individual well-being and the common good. Whether it’s working to stop the overuse of antibiotics in agriculture, addressing our country’s plastic waste crisis, or alerting people to threats in the marketplace, the problems we work on aren’t progressive or conservative. This is a one-year program, expressly designed to prepare future leaders with U.S. PIRG. We look for smarts, leadership experience, top-notch written and verbal skills, and an eagerness to learn. We value organizing experience, including building campus groups. The target annual compensation for this position is $28,000- $30,000 in the first year. We’re currently hiring for positions in multiple locations across the country. We accept applications on a rolling basis. Positions start in August 2020. Visit jobs.uspirg.org to see our immediate openings.
SUMMER INTERNSHIP, MUNICIPAL PLANNING – TOWN OF IPSWICH
The Town of Ipswich (MA) Department of Planning & Development is seeking a summer intern to work approximately 30 hours per week. Proactive multi-discipline planning department can provide flexible work assignments depending on intern’s interests. Work will include research, review, and drafting of bylaws/regulations and/or other plans relative to land use, community development, historic preservation, housing, and water resources. Preference will be given to graduate students enrolled in city and regional planning programs. GIS and excellent communication skills desired. Start and end times flexible. This is a paid position and salary is commensurate with similar internship positions. Please submit a cover letter and resume; a list of 3 references with contact information; and a completed Town of Ipswich Employment Application form (available at: https://www.ipswichma.gov/jobs.aspx) to: Kristen Grubbs, Ipswich Town Planner, email@example.com.
CLEAN ENERGY INTERN (PAID) – WINROCK INTERNATIONAL
Are you passionate about clean energy, a great writer with critical thinking skills, and looking to get started working in international development? If so, we want you on our team! We are seeking an intern who can work part-time or full-time for at least 6 months. We work on off-grid solar applications for rural smallholders, including solar water pumps and solar chillers; and access to energy in developing countries, including solar home/business/school systems, and solar mini-grids. We need an intern to help us with everything from proposal research and writing to implementing our current projects. Contact: David Rousseau (David.Rousseau@winrock.org)
SUMMER GRAPHIC DESIGN + COMMUNICATIONS INTERN – POWERFUL PATHWAYS
Cambridge, MA or Remote
Powerful Pathways is a creative civic design lab and consultancy that works in policy, community
development and the arts using creative media tools and design thinking methods. Our mission is to
facilitate social change through consulting, programming and training to non-profits, government
agencies and social enterprises. Reporting to the Managing Director and working with the Programs Coordinator, GD + C Intern will play a critical role in sharing our story – creating visual materials and tools that convey our energy and excitement for equitable community development, and playing to our creative approach to this work. Contact: Allentza Michel, firstname.lastname@example.org
FIELD TEAM INTERN – KATHERINE FOR ASSEMBLY
Progressive candidate for New York State legislature in Brooklyn seeks an intern to join the team as a Field Organizer, helping to get the campaign’s message out through phone and text banking. Opportunities available to take initiative and participate in other aspects of the campaign, including communications, policy development, and fundraising as desired. This is an ideal role for anyone new to campaign work looking to gain experience. Flexible schedule – we can accommodate students and/or other employment commitments. Send your resume and a short note describing your interest in this opportunity to: email@example.com.
PROGRAM ASSISTANT I, SCHOLAR DEVELOPMENT – TUFTS OFFICE OF SCHOLAR DEVELOPMENT
The Office of Scholar Development assists students as they pursue independent research opportunities, both at Tufts and after they graduate. We are currently hiring two full-year program assistants. This position is part-time and very flexible. For most of the year, the time commitment is between 10 and 15 hours per week, with an increase in September and early October. Must be a currently enrolled graduate student.
PROJECT SHEPHERD – COGDESIGN
COGdesign seeks urban planners, landscape architects/designers, retired or practicing – anyone with some experience developing open space – to take on the role of ‘shepherd’ or project liaison for pro bono, community-initiated, community green space projects in Boston. Teams of two volunteer landscape architects/designers work with the community groups whose proposals COG has accepted to develop schematic drawings based on community input. Delivery of those drawings or a masterplan fulfills our contractual obligation to community clients, who go on to use the drawings to fundraise. Most projects last 4-6 months, but have three community meetings which the shepherd attends to support the designers if needed. Shepherds also document these meetings, taking notes and photos.
CAMPUS COORDINATOR – ENVIRONMENTAL VOTER PROJECT (EVP)
EVP is seeking applicants for its selective Campus Coordinator Program for the 2020 calendar year – although semester-long commits are also welcome. Each Campus Coordinator will work closely with EVP’s Organizing Director to build a campus-specific organizing plan and then oversee all organizing and voter contact for that designated college campus. EVP’s Campus Coordinator positions are unpaid, volunteer roles similar to campaign internships. Coordinators will be expected to work anywhere from 1–5 hours per week, according to a flexible schedule that takes exams and other student responsibilities into account. Phone interviews are being scheduled on a rolling basis. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Shannon Seigal, Organizing Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PLANNING INTERNSHIP – DEPT OF PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT, CHELSEA, MA
Chelsea City Hall, 500 Broadway, Chelsea, MA
The intern may work on various projects, including, but not limited to, assisting Department staff in developing data on the City’s housing stock and on private investment in the housing stock in targeted neighborhoods; developing data for the City’s waterfront, economic development and downtown initiatives; working on maximizing local participation in the 2020 Census; and assisting staff with boards and commissions. The Intern will interact with Department staff as well as with other City Departments, State agencies, local nonprofits, and the general public. Experience with GIS is a requirement. Knowledge of basic planning practice and standards is helpful. Basic familiarity with state laws relating to planning, zoning, and housing is helpful. Basic research methods, including internet research, and strong written and oral communication skills. Contact: John DePriest, Director.
INTERNSHIPS – RETHINKING POWER MANAGEMENT
Rethinking Power Management (RPM) is seeking qualified candidates passionate about energy efficiency and our mission to make sustainable practices standard operating procedure across the Northeast. Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Do you like working with diverse clients, helping them solve diverse problems? If so, then RPM may be the right place for you to learn about energy efficiency and business in a real-world setting. Internships are available during semester terms and the summer. Reliable transportation is recommended but public transport is available as the MBTA Broadway stop is located near our office in South Boston where we are based. Some field travel may also be possible to enhance your learning experience. RPM offers part-time internships (up to 20 hours per week) and an hourly rate based on qualifications and experience. Schedule and start date will be arranged with the position’s manager at time of hire. Send your resume, cover letter, and a writing sample to: email@example.com with the subject line “YOUR NAME – Internship Application.”
ENVIRONMENT AMERICA FELLOW – ENVIRONMENT AMERICA
Environment America’s mission is to transform our ideas and imaginations into change that makes our world a greener and healthier place. We build support for clean, renewable energy. In just the past year, we helped convince California, New Mexico, Washington state and Maine to commit to 100 percent zero-carbon electricity. We campaign against pollution and climate change. We do what it takes to turn public opinion and political momentum toward a greener, healthier world. If that’s what you want to do, apply today. The target annual compensation for this position is $28,000 in the first year. Environment America offers a competitive benefits package. We also offer an excellent training program and opportunities for advancement. We’re currently hiring for positions in multiple locations across the country, including Boston, Chicago, Washington DC and Sacramento. If you’re flexible, you can apply for multiple locations. We accept applications on a rolling basis. Positions start in August 2020. Immediate positions also available.
FOOD POLICY & PLANNING INTERN – MAPC
The Metropolitan Area Planning Council seeks an intern interested in supporting food policy and planning at MAPC toward advancing healthy food access, equitable food systems, and public health. These goals are reached through increasing the capacity, networks and efficacy of Massachusetts cities and towns to implement sustainable systems and policy changes to improve food environments and community health. The intern will work with MAPC’s Public Health Department and in coordination with its partners.
LAND CONSERVATION INTERN – ESSEX COUNTY GREENBELT ASSOCIATION
Essex County Greenbelt Association seeks an intern to assist the Land Conservation department in the spring semester of 2020. This position will support the day-to-day GIS needs of the department, with a focus on the production of story maps for climate change outreach. Other work may include field data collection, database updating, researching land parcel information, map making, and other projects as they arise. The internship offers a combination of field and office work with direct hands on conservation and GIS experience. Position is part-time: 2-3 days a week, with flexibility on hours. A $2000 stipend will be provided, with potential for academic credit. Please submit resume and cover letter electronically (PDF format preferred) to Abby Hardy-Moss at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
SOCIAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS INTERN – KIM LUNDGREN ASSOCIATES, INC. (KLA)
Kim Lundgren Associates, Inc. (KLA) is seeking a part-time Social Media and Communications Intern to assist with strategy and implementation for the company’s social media and content marketing. It’s an opportunity to work with a start-up in the sustainability/climate change/clean energy space on a variety of writing and social media projects, including compiling social media best practices, developing content, and training internal and external parties. Compensation is $18-$20 an hour and the position is for up to 20 hours a week. Please submit a letter of interest, resume, example of a social media account you’ve helped manage, and a writing sample to email@example.com. Kim Lundgren Associates, Inc. is seeking other candidates for paid internships as well both this semester and for the summer of 2020. Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
RENEW BOSTON OUTREACH FELLOW – CITY OF BOSTON
The Fellow will help the City of Boston’s residential energy efficiency program conduct outreach to all of Boston’s neighborhoods. Renew Boston is Mayor Walsh’s residential energy efficiency program. In partnership with Mass Save, Eversource and National Grid, it educates and connects Boston’s residents and small businesses with energy efficiency resources such as energy assessments, insulation work and heating system replacements. Renew Boston plays an important role in the Mayor’s Climate Action Plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 25% by the year 2020 and 80% by the year 2050. The Renew Boston Fellow will work closely with the Renew Boston Community Manager to develop new and innovative strategies for outreach. Those strategies should include a mix of online and offline engagement, meaning that the Fellow should be just as comfortable developing a digital marketing campaign as she is leading a community workshop. This position pays a stipend of $18.00 per hour with potential to further advancement. Contact: Brenda Pike.
SPRING COMMUNICATIONS & RESEARCH INTERN – A BETTER CITY
A Better City’s Energy + Environment (E+E) Unit drives carbon reduction and builds climate resiliency through policy, programming and research. This work helps the City of Boston’s commercial real estate and business sectors reduce carbon emissions through both demand-side and supply-side innovations, and prepare for the effects of climate change in order to ensure the economic security of Boston’s future. The E+E Unit is seeking an intern to support research and communications projects. Interns need to be registered with the MassCEC internship program. For a full internship description, check the MassCEC internship website or email email@example.com.
CONSERVATION FINANCE RESEARCH INTERN – THE TRUST FOR PUBLIC LAND
Boston, MA/Seattle, WA
We are seeking a Conservation Finance Intern to primarily support several key knowledge resources including comprehensive databases of public land conservation activities, ballot measure election results, and project tracking. The person in this position may also conduct or assist in research, writing, and technical analysis for reports that evaluate the potential of state and local governments to design public funding programs for parks and land conservation. The selected applicant will be involved with data collection, entry, management, and, as needed, qualitative research, analysis and report writing. Research will involve policy review, literature searches and interviews. Please send Resume and Cover Letter to Andrew du Moulin.
REGIONAL PLANNING AND GIS INTERN – METROPOLITAN AREA PLANNING COUNCIL
The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) seeks a Regional Planning GIS Intern to support members of the Data Services Department on data analysis and mapping for local and regional planning projects. The ideal candidate will be an experienced Esri ArcMap user with a strong interest in planning, sustainability, and social equity. Our team works on projects stemming from departments across the agency, so candidates should also be excited to work on several projects at once in diverse topic areas. This internship is a unique opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, collaborative, and interdisciplinary team focused on using data and technology to support informed regional planning.
ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS INTERN – TUFTS INSTITUTE OF THE ENVIRONMENT
Tufts Institute of the Environment (TIE) is seeking a graduate student to assist with tasks related to managing and executing TIE’s programs and initiatives. Duties will involve supporting the basic administrative functions of an office as well as assisting with program design, deployment, evaluation and marketing. This position is ideal for students interested in learning more about what happens behind the scenes to ensure TIE’s programs are executed on time and above expectations. The person will get experience working directly on environmentally-related programs, and gain transferable skills across environmental industries. Interested students should send: 1) Cover letter 2) Resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
THE JOHN PAUL EBERHARD FELLOWSHIP – ACADEMY OF NEUROSCIENCE FOR ARCHITECTURE (ANFA)
The mission of the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture (ANFA) is to promote and advance knowledge that links neuroscience research to a growing understanding of human responses to the built environment. The Academy gratefully acknowledges John Paul Eberhard, FAIA for his wisdom in identifying a role for neuroscience in architecture, and for his seminal efforts in the creation of and continued support for ANFA and further, for his unstinting commitment to encouraging research by dedicated explorers of “The Brain Landscape”. This fellowship is established to encourage Masters & PhD students and Post Docs, of either Neuroscience or Architecture programs to undertake, in their projects, theses or dissertations, the research required to develop new knowledge at the interface of Neuroscience and Architecture and thus to contribute to a broader understanding of how bridges can be created between these two fields of creative human endeavor.
GREEN CORPS FELLOWSHIP – GREEN CORPS
Our year-long program puts you in an intensive classroom training with people like Bill McKibben, and other guest speakers and leaders of environmental organizations. Then, you move to hands-on experience working with groups like Oceana, Audubon Society, The Wilderness Society and Mighty Earth to fight climate change, protect public lands and reform our food system. When you graduate from the program, we will help you find a career with one for the nation’s leading environmental and social change groups. The planet needs all the help it can, especially now with so many protections under attack. To win now and build a strong foundation for lasting progress, we need people who know how to organize: to run organizations and campaigns that will inspire the support and action we need to save our planet. We’re accepting the top 25 out of more than 1000 applicants for our 2020-2021 program. If you’re passionate about the environment and ready to learn and practice the craft of organizing, click here to apply. Green Corps year long program begins in August 2020 with Introductory Classroom Training, and continues with field placements in multiple locations across the U.S. Candidates must be willing to relocate.
LCA ANALYST – SPHERA
INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER – EMERITUS
PROJECT LEADER FOR A CLIMATE REGISTRY – CLIMATE ACTION SYSTEMS (CAS)
Contact: Yvette DysonMULTIPLE POSITIONS – 2050 PARTNERS
- Consultant – Energy Efficiency Program Management
- Senior Consultant – Standards & Test Procedure Advocacy Strategic Lead
Washington, D.C.GIS INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS MANAGER (WATER) – ESRI
HOUSING SPECIALIST & MEDIATOR – JUST A START
SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER – SOMERVILLE COMMUNITY CORPORATION
DIRECTOR, WATER RISK – CERES
COMMUNITY PLANNER (TRANSPORTATION) – FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION
$16.50 – $18.00 HourlyGIS APPLICATION SUPPORT ANALYST – HANCOCK NATURAL RESOURCE GROUP
STAFF ENVIRONMENTAL GIS SPECIALIST – ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
PROGRAM COORDINATOR, POLITICAL AFFAIRS – ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND
St. Petersburg, FL
RESEARCH ASSOCIATE. WPC – PUBLIC POLICY INSTITUTE OF CALIFORNIA
San Francisco, CA
EASTERN TRAIL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – EASTERN TRAIL ALLIANCE
SENIOR ENERGY ANALYST – ASCEND ANALYTICS
SOLAR PROJECT ASSOCIATE – RADIAN GENERATION
POLITICAL DIRECTOR – CENTER FOR ECONOMIC DEMOCRACY
$70,000 – $90,000
ASSISTANT (PROGRAM TEAM) – CERES
NATURAL RESOURCES PROJECT MANAGER – SWCA ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANTS
SENIOR REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT MANAGER – CODMAN SQUARE NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
FOREIGN SERVICE EDUCATION OFFICER – USAID
$56,728 to $111,493
CLIMATE AND CLEAN ENERGY OUTREACH COORDINATOR – CITY OF BOSTON
RESEARCH ASSISTANT III – HARVARD UNIVERSITY JOINT CENTER OF HOUSING STUDIES
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – OFFICE OF ENTERPRISE DATA AND ANALYTICS, EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. (Remote work possible)
- Statistician, Data Development and Information Products Division
- Statistician, Data Analytics Division
Contact: Teresa Dargan
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – PROJECT DRAWDOWN
$38,000 – $45,000
Boston or Cambridge, MA
ME, NH, NY or VT
$80,000 – $100,000
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR — BROOKLINE HOUSING AUTHORITY
Contact: Sheri Corley
$55,401.09 – $69,415.06
Contact: John DePriest
$52,000 – $62,000
$74,017 to $89,444
$49,238.00 – $55,451.76
$94,416 – $110,939
Contact: Roseann Bongiovanni
SENIOR DIRECTOR, STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS – CAMPAIGN FOR TOBACCO-FREE KIDS
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING – HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN
POLICY RESEARCH SPECIALIST (CONSERVATION & COASTAL LANDS) – RESEARCH CORPORATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII
$39,600 – $63,400
SENIOR PLANNER – CITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS
Colorado Springs, CO
$6,270.00 – $7,527.00 Monthly
ECONOMIST – VOLPE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER
$48,159 to $76,583
$50,000 – $54,000
Contact for VP position: John W. Hesse
$40,000 – $42,000
New York, NY
DIRECTOR OF LEGAL AND POLICY INITIATIVES – COLORADO CHARTER SCHOOL INSTITUTE
$7,083-$7,917 per month
IMMIGRATION ADVOCATE – HARBORCOV
DATABASE AND PROGRAM EVALUATION DIRECTOR – HARBORCOV
ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATION PROGRAM AMBASSADOR – MAPC
$25 to $30/hour
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER – SOMERVILLE COMMUNITY CORPORATION
DIVEST ED DIRECTOR – BETTER FUTURE PROJECT
$45,000 – $59,000
PUBLIC POLICY DIRECTOR – CBDA
TENANT OUTREACH, EDUCATION AND ORGANIZER SPECIALIST – SOMERVILLE COMMUNITY CORPORATION
Contact: Rene Mardones
DIRECTOR OF INTERNAL AUDIT & RISK ASSESSMENT – MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
$38,067.12 – $92,000.00
SENIOR PROGRAM OFFICER, ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY – LISC BOSTON
PART-TIME HOUSING COORDINATOR AND PLANNING OFFICE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – TOWN OF IPSWICH DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT
$20 – $30 hourly
DIRECTOR OF PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT – TOWN OF EASTON
$84,181.76 – $111,076.16
TOWN PLANNER/COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR – TOWN OF GRAFTON
REAL ESTATE DIRECTOR OR SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER – PLANNING OFFICE FOR URBAN AFFAIRS (POUA)
REGIONAL PLANNER III – ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION GRANTS MANAGER – MA DEPARTMENT OF FISH & GAME
$64,294.62 – $94,119.74
DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT – TOWN OF LEXINGTON
$83,248 – $94,092
SENIOR PLANNER – TOWN OF WATERTOWN
$62,079 – $69,872
SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATOR – REGIONAL SUSTAINABILITY AND COASTAL RESILIENCY PROGRAM
RESEARCH ASSISTANT – LINCOLN INSTITUTE OF LAND POLICY
CONSERVATION CARTOGRAPHER – WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY (WCS)
New York, NY
SENIOR URBAN POLICY RESEARCHER – PEW CHARITABLE TRUSTS
INNOVATION ANALYST – POWERHOUSE CIRCUIT
MANAGER OF LEARNING & EVALUATION – JUST-A-START
COORDINATOR FOR CHANGE MANAGEMENT – GREENERU
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – CASTALIA
Washington, D.C. or Bogota, Colombia
ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND COMMUNITY STRATEGIST – EVERSOURCE
DATA ANALYSIS SPECIALIST FOR SCIENCE – BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY
ANALYST/CONSULTANT: UTILITY ADVISORY TEAM – DAYMARK ENERGY ADVISORS, INC.
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – CONNETICS TRANSPORTATION GROUP (CTG)
Chicago, IL or Atlanta, GA
Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Please indicate job title in the subject line.
TRANSPORTATION PLANNER I/II – MAPC
$55,000 – $70,000
DATA ARCHITECT/PROGRAMMER – ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & ENGINEERING
BOSTON PROGRAM SENIOR ASSOCIATE – ITDP
RESEARCH MANAGER – THE CAMPAIGN FOR TOBACCO-FREE KIDS
ASSET MANAGER – PLANNING OFFICE OF URBAN AFFAIRS
CAPITOL HILL ECODISTRICT EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – CAPITOL HILL HOUSING
Up to $100,000
ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY RESEARCH ANALYST – NEW VIRGINIA MAJORITY
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER – PROSPERA HOUSING COMMUNITY SERVICES
San Antonio, TX
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – TETRATECH
Arlington, VA/Burlington, VT
DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT – CITY OF FRAMINGHAM
$111,754 – $128,508
REGIONAL PLANNER/SENIOR PLANNER – LOWER CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS
$50,000 – $60,000
PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATE, FLOOD-PREPARED COMMUNITIES – PEW CHARITABLE TRUSTS
ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNER I – WESTON & SAMPSON
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF FINANCE – MAPC
$75,000 – $90,000
CLIMATE STAFF ASSOCIATE – LAMONT-DOHERTY EARTH OBSERVATORY (COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY)
PLANNING & ZONING COORDINATOR – TOWN OF SUDBURY
$47,086 – $52,833
Contact: Adam Duchesneau
PROJECT MANAGER CONSULTANT FOR FIELD RESEARCH – UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER
$45 – $60 per hour
Contact: Shir Ginzberg (Please send a cover letter and resume or CV as the first step of applying.)
RESEARCH ASSISTANT III – HARVARD JOINT CENTER OF HOUSING STUDIES
$58,663.87 – $75,240.18
IMMIGRANT SERVICES COORDINATOR – CITY OF SOMERVILLE
REGIONAL DIRECTOR – STANFORD UNIVERSITY/PRINCETON UNIVERSITY AMERICAN VOICES PROJECT
Chicago, IL; Seattle, WA
GIS ANALYST – WRIGHT-PIERCE
Portland, ME; Portsmouth, NH; Manchester, NH; Andover, MA; Topsham, ME
COMMUNITY PROPERTY MANAGER – UFI CLT
$30/hour; 20 hrs. per week
PROPOSAL MANAGER – CADMUS GROUP
DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT – TOWN OF ORANGE
$65,000 – $70,000
SCIENCE POLICY RESEARCH IMPACT LEAD – PEW CHARITABLE TRUSTS
TRANSPORTATION PLANNER – MASSDOT
$57,286.06 – 79,490.06
SENIOR LOAN OFFICER – INVEST DETROIT
SENIOR TRANSPORTATION PLANNER – CITY OF SOMERVILLE
SUSTAINABILITY MANAGER – HARVARD OFFICE OF SUSTAINABILITY
LEAD ORGANIZER – SEIU 32BJ
NY, NJ or DC Areas
GIS, DATA AND RESEARCH LIBRARIAN – HARVARD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN
CPA MANAGER – CITY OF SOMERVILLE
ENERGY PROJECT MANAGER – AMAZON
REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT MANAGER – CODMAN SQUARE NDC
LAND USE AND NATURAL RESOURCES PLANNER – FRANKLIN REGIONAL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS
$39,000 – $43,000
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – DSNI
$45,000 – $50,000; Commensurate with Experience
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – HARVARD UNIVERSITY OFFICE FOR SUSTAINABILITY
PROGRAM ASSOCIATE – GIS – WINROCK
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – PLANNING DEPT. – TOWN OF DUXBURY
SENIOR PLANNER – TOWN OF WELLESLEY
$67,800 – $82,900
CLIMATE RESILIENCE PROJECT MANAGER – MYSTIC RIVER WATERSHED ASSOCIATION
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – CITY OF BOSTON
Contact: Alison Brizius
JUNIOR ASSOCIATE – NELSON/NYGAARD CONSULTING ASSOCIATES
PROGRAM MANAGER – TCRC
RESEARCH ANALYST – COUNCIL OF DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
$60,000 – $100,000
TOWN PLANNER – TOWN OF BOXBOUROUGH
$69,827 to $85,078
Contact: Cheryl Mahoney
GIS PLANNER – STRAFFORD REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – CHICA PROJECT
$33,000 to $37,000; $15/hour (part-time)
RENEWABLE ENERGY PROGRAM COORDINATOR II – MASS DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY RESOURCES
$57,245.50 – $81,952.52
EXECUTIVE DEPUTY DIRECTOR – GREENTOWN LABS
GIS/MARKET RESEARCH CONSULTANT – OPTIRTC
MULTIPLE POSITIONS – B’NAI B’RITH HOUSING (BBH)
ZONING SERVICES PROJECT MANAGER – AEI CONSULTANTS
ASSOCIATE/SR. ASSOCIATE – GLOBAL CLIMATE FINANCE – ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE
Boulder, CO or Washington, D.C.
PUBLIC TRANSIT MANAGER – ITDP
CLIMATE RESILIENCE PROGRAM MANAGER – MYSTIC RIVER WATERSHED ASSOCIATION
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF FINANCE – MAPC
$75,000 – $90,000