Academic Year 2016-17 Student Sustainability Fellowship Opportunities

The Shi Center for Sustainability is pleased to request applications for student sustainability fellowships for Academic Year 2016-2017. These fellowships are paid at $10.00 an hour and require approximately 10 hours of work per week and participation in assorted other activities. Our academic year positions focus on sustainability research and service on campus.  Our Fellows Program includes group meetings every other week, fellow lunch events in the DH and programming designed to educate about sustainability and to create a common experience.  In addition to programing elements, Shi Center Student Fellows have opportunities to attend and present at conferences, gatherings and events throughout the academic year.  Students from all majors are encouraged to apply.

TO APPLY: Please submit a resume, short statement (no more than 400 words) of interest that includes the particular fellowship(s) desired, and names of two references (professors on campus are preferred). If you are interested in more than one fellowship, please provide a statement of interest for each position. These will be shared with the position supervisor (it is fine to include similar content in the statements when applicable). Please email your application to Kelly Grant Purvis (Shi Center Assistant Director) at kellygrant.purvis@furman.edu no later than Monday, September 5th, 2016. If applying to more than one position, please rank your choices in the e-mail. Martha Newton, the Center’s Departmental Assistant (Martha.newton@furman.edu) will follow up with successful applicants to schedule an interview.​

2016-2017 Shi Center student fellowship job call.pdfView list of open positions.

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