Stage posté(e) par Physicians for Social Responsibility
Publié le : 4 févr. 2013
Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) seeks a Climate Communications intern for spring 2013. This is a unique opportunity for an ace communicator to get professional-level experience tackling one of the major crises of our time: climate change.
PSR, a non-profit advocacy organization, works to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival -- nuclear weapons, nuclear energy and climate change. PSR asserts its strong medical voice through education and advocacy, conducted by our national office and our grassroots network of affiliate chapters, medical student chapters, and individual members. PSR is the co-recipient of the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize with International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War.
Be part of a dynamic, energetic team that raises the voice of health professionals to educate about climate change and build support for healthy renewable energy. The intern will work learn from climate, health and communications experts and will work closely with the Director of Environment and Health to help write, produce and disseminate educational resources, training materials, and web content. Typical responsibilities:
Knowledge and Skills Required
The ideal candidate will bring the following to the position:
Terms: Commitment of 16 hours/week or more. We work with students to provide support for academic credit. Our small, friendly office is located near the Farragut North metro station.
Please send resume, cover letter, and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Climate Communications Intern" in the subject line. The recruitment process is open until the position is filled. Sorry, but due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact only those persons selected for an interview.