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Job Title:  Program Assistant Intern Position Type:
Department/Group:  Tufts Institute of the Environment Date Posted:  Jan 16, 2015
Location: Miller Hall, Medford Campus Level/Salary Range:
Weekly Hours: 8 hours/week Duration:  Spring semester, with possible extension for one year
 Job Description:This graduate student intern will assist the Tufts Institute of the Environment’s Program Administrator with operation of the Water: Systems, Science & Society (WSSS) graduate certificate program.  Job responsibilities include: event management for meetings, communications with students, faculty and University personnel, and programmatic planning and development to improve the WSSS program.Intern will act as a point communications person for the program, maintain and update http://www.tufts.edu/water, and distribute information to the WSSS community through email lists and social media.

  • Work independently with various offices and vendors to organize and assist with events.
  • Actively contribute to electronic publishing, print brochures, and website content.
  • Assist with general administrative needs for the Tufts Institute of the Environment.
  • Work closely with the Program Administrator on all projects related to the WSSS program.


A good candidate will be a Tufts graduate student that

  • has excellent writing skills,
  • is able to be on the Medford campus for the majority of work hours,
  • is familiar with the WSSS program, and
  • can commit to a consistent work schedule that allows for attending WSSS meetings (Friday afternoons and Wednesday mornings).
 The best way to apply for student employment – including our postings – is through Tufts JobX, the University’s portal for on- and off-campus employment opportunities for students. Please note that internships are only open to Tufts students.

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Tufts affiliates should browse the list of Jobs and Internships posted at the Council of Environmental Deans and Directors website. Please note that this resource can only be accessed from computers at Tufts.

The Environmental Studies Program posts frequently updated internship and career listings here.

The Office of Sustainability regularly updates their website with Careers and Internships opportunities.

Our partner, The National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE), has an Environmental Internship Clearinghouse portal with a broad array of internship opportunities.