General position overview: The Center for Biological Diversity's Take Extinction Off Your Plate campaign addresses the impact of meat and dairy consumption and production on wildlife and the planet through creative media, outreach, policy, research and corporate campaigns. The intern will work with our Senior Food Campaigner; this is a remote/telecommuting position.
This paid internship will assist with conducting a landscape analysis of meat reduction campaigns in the environmental movement. The internship will involve working closely with the food team as part of the Population and Sustainability Program to complete several key projects including an assessment of current beef reduction strategies, a compilation and literature review of data on beef production and consumption, and creating a working database for food and other Population and Sustainability research.
Additional related research, writing and other duties may be assigned as needed.
Main intern duties:
Areas in which skills and experience will be gained:
Application process: Please send a cover letter (including your availability between May and September 2019), a resume, a short writing sample, and 3 references via our website at https://www.biologicaldiversity.org/about/jobs/. Start date no earlier than May 20, 2019 but the position will remain open until filled. No telephone calls, please. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Qualifications and skills desired: