Research Internship for the Worldwatch Institute with GEG Project Director Maria Ivanova 2011

The GEG Project Director Maria Ivanova is looking for an intern to support her in the work of producing a chapter on governance issues for the Worldwatch Institute‘s State of the World report. Find the descriptions below.

Duration: 10-20 hours per week starting as soon as practicable and running through the summer of 2011. Timing and hours are flexible.

Description: The intern will provide research and fact-checking assistance to Dr. Maria Ivanova of the University of Massachusetts Boston, a specialist in global environmental governance.  The research is in support of a chapter on governance issues that will appear in the 2012 edition of the Worldwatch Institute‘s flagship publication, State of the World, which will focus on the 20th anniversary of the 1992 Earth Summit. The volume will constitute the Institute’s contribution to the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, to be held in Rio de Janeiro in May 2012.

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Yale Summer Sustainability Fellowship 2011

Yale University’s Office of Sustainability is pleased to announce the availability of a Sustainability Fellow  position for the Summer of 2011. This position is designed to provide hands-on experience for a recent graduate – Undergraduate or Master’s – with an interest in campus sustainability. The selected candidate will be offered a unique opportunity to work in an innovative, internationally recognized campus sustainability program with hands on, project-based tasks. It will be based in the Office of Sustainability and will support the initiatives of various campus departments working on collaborative projects. This is a paid position that starts in May and ends in August (exact dates negotiable). Both Yale and non-Yale applicants are welcome.

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