Approximate date of posting June 12,
Position: Applied Research Intern; Library & Strategic Services
Eligibility Interns must be currently enrolled in a degreed program at an accredited college or university; maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0; and be considered rising graduate students and above.
AARP also considers non-traditional interns who are looking to re-enter the workforce or change careers. This may include those who have previously graduated college and are now enrolled in a continuing education program.
Location: Washington, D.C AARP is conveniently located near the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro Station.
Company/Organization AARP Library & Strategic Services
Schedule/Hours Part-time -maximum weekly time commitment of 25 hours per week.
Time Frame 12-month period.
Compensation: competitively paid.
The Year-round Intern will be assigned to a variety of research projects. Such tasks include: Conducting basic data analyses and summarizing findings, cross-checking data/results for accuracy and consistency, writing background reports, data mining public datasets, preparing graphics for presentations, exploring innovative ways to visualize data via virtual reality technology, and a vast array of other research-related objectives.
The successful candidate will be an inquisitive, detail-oriented, and creative individual who is knowledgeable of basic research practices. This candidate must have the ability to seamlessly multitask various responsibilities, and demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and SPSS. Excellent critical thinking/problem solving skills, as well as confidence to work independently is highly preferred.
How to Apply: https://careers.aarp.org/ShowJob/Id/1660237/Applied%20Research%20Intern%20II%20(Year%20Term)