San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association (SPUR)
Ballot Analysis Internship
The San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association (SPUR) is one of
North America's preeminent urban planning and public policy organizations.
Through research, advocacy and public education, SPUR promotes good
planning and good government. SPUR is a member-supported nonprofit
This public policy intern will help SPUR's policy team with the
preparation for the local and statewide November 2010 election. Interns
will be expected to perform background research, organize meetings, and
write extensively in preparation for this election.
* Review previous SPUR policy and election results
* Assist in booking speakers and organizing ballot analysis meetings
* Complete exhaustive summaries on all ballot issues
* Attend SPUR's ballot analysis meetings from 8:00 to 9:30 AM on Tuesday
and Thursday mornings. It is preferable that the intern be able to cluster
his or her weekly hours at SPUR on Tuesday and Thursdays.
We are looking for an intern currently enrolled in (or a recent graduate
of) a graduate program in public policy or a related field. College
graduates with exceptional skills will also be considered.
To apply, send your cover letter and resume to Jordan Salinger, Volunteer
& Intern Coordinator, with the job title in the subject line, at
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