Fall Intern

Employer Spectrum/Simons Foundation
Location New York, NY
Type Internship
Apply by Not specified
More details https://www.simonsfoundation.org
Posted on July 27, 2020

Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Spectrum is seeking an intern to report and write articles for the Spectrum site. This is an excellent opportunity for a beginning science journalist to cover the fast-moving field of autism. The internship is expected to start early September 2020 and will last 3-4 months.

You will learn how to report and write articles that educate, challenge and inspire our audience of scientists, and you’ll leave with a collection of great clips.

A background or strong interest in neuroscience, genetics, cognition and behavior is essential.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Report and write articles for the Spectrum site
  • Perform any other duties or tasks as assigned or required

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree

Experience

  • A background or strong interest in neuroscience, genetics, cognition and behavior.

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS

  • Please submit a résumé and cover letter describing your interest in this position.

THE SIMONS FOUNDATION’S DIVERSITY COMMITMENTMany of the greatest ideas and discoveries come from a diverse mix of minds, backgrounds and experiences, and we are committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment. The Simons Foundation provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic disposition, neurodiversity, disability, veteran status, or any other protected category under federal, state and local law.

Apply here.