Short-Term Opportunities

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At AidData, we pride ourselves on having a diverse and amazing team. This is especially important when working across three anchor institutions and a growing list of interdisciplinary partners. If you are interested in joining us, check out our current short-term openings below.

GIS Summer Analyst

Description

AidData is looking for a skilled GIS Analyst to support geospatial activities during the summer (May 27-August 1) with opportunities to extend employment beyond the summer months. You will be embedded as a member of the geospatial team and report directly to AidData's Senior Geospatial Scientist and Data Manager. You'll also benefit from a wide degree of creativity, latitude, and ownership. Competitive applicatns will have experience in the geospatial sciences and possess many of the following skills/qualities: general knowledge of geospatial data, manipulating data and performing analysis in GIS, creating cartographic products, familiarity with spreadsheet programs, familiarity with data quality assurance processes, enthusiastic about problem solving, self-starter. Check out the AidData Workspace here. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Doug Nicholson and Albert Decatur.

Required Education & Experience 
• Must have an undergraduate degree in or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at a college or university.

Preferred Education & Experience 
• Currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a Master’s program in geography, GIS, statistics, or a related field.

Location
427 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Application Deadline
May 2, 2014

Employment Type
Full time

Compensation
Commensurate with experience