College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

Jobs and Internships 12/3/10

December 2, 2010

I. Environmental Health and Safety Internship
II. CDC Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health (CLEH) Internship
III. Building Sustainability at Cal Job Positions
IV. Fishery Technician Position
V. Idealist Job Opportunities
VI. Pacific Northwest Job Opportunities
VII. PEAK Project Coordinator
VIII. Conservation & Land Management Internship Program
IX. University of Virginia Summer Research Internship Program (SRIP)
X. Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Fellowship
XI. Blue Engine Urban Education Fellowship

I. Environmental Health and Safety Internship
Environmental health and Safety is hiring students for internship positions. For more information, please click here.


II. CDC Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health (CLEH) Internship
CDC/ATSDR’s National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (NCEH/ATSDR) is offering a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in environmental, physical, biological, chemical, and/or social sciences, or related fields to take place June 8-August 12, 2010. During the course of the internship, students are introduced to environmental health at the federal level through project collaboration, experiential learning opportunities, individual environmental health presentations, journal clubs, field trips, brown bag lunches, shadowing experiences and mentoring relationships at CDC/ATSDR. Interns will be based at CDC/ATSDR’s Atlanta-Chamblee Campus where NCEH/ATSDR is housed. Students are paid $500 a week during the course of the program. Please go to our website www.cdc.gov/nceh/cleh for more information and application instructions. Applications are due February 2, 2011.

Eligibility requirements for CLEH interns:
· US citizenship or Permanent Resident with a green card,
· Full time enrollment at a college or university as a rising junior or rising senior by fall 2011
· Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, and
· An academic major or demonstrated coursework concentration in Environmental Studies, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Ecology or related fields. (If students are majoring in a field outside of these areas, they can make the case for why their major or interests are applicable to this internship and environmental health in the application essays)

Note: Seniors graduating in Spring 2011 will not be accepted to this program. For more information or if you would like a CLEH flyer, please email CLEH@cdc.gov.


III. Building Sustainability at Cal Job Positions
Building Sustainability at Cal is offering two new positions to interested students at Cal. One is a coordinator position for the Greening Operations Team (GO! Team). The Coordinator will orchestrate around 20 GO! Team members through various sustainability projects around campus. The other position is for a Communications Intern. The intern will work closely with the Lead Program Coordinator to fulfill various design projects for BS@C. Both positions must be filled for Spring 2011 with preferred commitment into Fall 2011. For further details, please consult the applications! Anyone and everyone is welcome to apply.

Applications are due December 10, 2010. If you have any further questions, please contact Anna Szendrenyi at anna.szendrenyi@berkeley.edu. For more information about Building Sustainability at Cal, please visit http://buildingsustainability.berkeley.edu. For the job description, please click here.


IV. Fishery Technician Positions
Fish & Wildlife Service in Alaska is hiring Fishery Technician Positions being for the 2011 field season. There are going to be an estimated 30 - 40 fisheries technician positions in Alaska next year. Details on how to apply for these positions can be obtained from the official vacancy announcement, which can be viewed online at www.usajobs.gov STARTING ON 29 NOVEMBER THROUGH 17 DECEMBER 2010. We encourage all enthusiastic people who are interested in pursuing a career in fisheries to apply. For more information, please click here.


V. Idealist Job Opportunities
The Edible Schoolyard Kitchen Classroom Internship Spring 2011
Chez Panisse Foundation
http://www.idealist.org/en/internship/163481-229
Berkeley, California, United States

Urban Adamah: The Jewish Sustainability Corps
Urban Adamah
http://www.idealist.org/en/internship/163462-222
Berkeley, California, United States

Heal the Streets Internship
Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
http://www.idealist.org/en/internship/163478-159
Oakland, California, United States

International Program Intern (Unpaid)
One World Children's Fund
http://www.idealist.org/if/i/en/av/Internship/163409-102/c
San Francisco, CA

Program Coordinator Internship (Unpaid)
Rising Sun Energy Center
http://www.idealist.org/if/i/en/av/Internship/163440-215/c
Berkeley, CA

Enrichment Class Coordinator
Youth Support Program
http://www.idealist.org/if/i/en/av/Internship/163042-274/c
Berkeley, CA

Camp Kwizera Camp Director
FACE AIDS
http://www.idealist.org/if/i/en/av/Internship/162970-187/c
Palo Alto, CA

VI. Pacific Northwest Job Opportunities
Pacific Northwest is hiring positions for watershed team leader, stream restoration coordinator, biological science technician, and others. Check it out. Northwest Service Academy is an AmeriCorps program aimed to address local environmental needs. For more information, please visit http://www.nwserviceacademy.org/positions/.


VII. PEAK Project Coordinator
PEAK Student Energy Actions Program is hiring a Project Coordinator for their Energy Coalition organization. For more information, please click here.


VIII. Conservation & Land Management Internship Program
Each year, 75-100 biologists and graduates from universities across the country in five-month paid CLM internships to assist professional staff at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), National Park Service (NPS), U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and other federal agencies. Internships are primarily located in one of the thirteen western states, including Alaska. These internships involve work in botany or wildlife-related fields, or combinations that may include monitoring or assessing threatened and endangered species and habitats. Formore information, please visit www.clminternship.org/about/.


IX. University of Virginia Summer Research Internship Program (SRIP)
Ten week summer research internships are available for qualified undergraduates considering a career in biomedical research. We provide a generous stipend, round-trip travel, and housing to those accepted. Supported by peer-reviewed NIH grants and other extramural organizations, SRIP exposes a diverse group of students to current biomedical research. SRIP alumni have had great success at starting their research careers and many have enrolled in our graduate programs at UVA. Free GRE prep course offered! For more information, please visit med.virginia.edu/srip.
Deadline: 2/19/11
Phone 434-924-1757
Email srip@virginia.edu


X. Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Fellowship (deadline: 12/6)
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing cooperation between nations and promoting active international engagement by the United States. As one of the world's leading think tanks specializing in international affairs, the Endowment conducts programs of research, discussion, publication, and education. The Junior Fellows Program at the Carnegie Endowment is designed to provide a substantive work experience for students who have a serious career interest in the area of international affairs. Approximately 8-10 students will be hired to work at the Carnegie Endowment in Washington, DC on a full-time basis for a period of one year.

Application Process: Applicants must submit a package of all the required materials by Monday, December 6, 2010, at 4pm. Visit https://career.berkeley.edu/Infolab/Carnegie.stm for more information.


XI. Blue Engine Urban Education Fellowship
Interested in expanding educational opportunity in America? Consider Blue Engine, an urban education fellowship year in New York City. Designed for talented recent college graduates, Blue Engine fellows work as full-time teaching assistants to help prepare high school students for college. Want to learn more? Visit http://www.blueengine.org/?utm_source=BERKELEY&utm_medium=ORGTYPE&utm_campaign=DEPT. Online application goes live on January 1, 2011.