We are offering a summer internship that may be of interest to students in
your department. We are looking for an intern to conduct field research
into the transportation patterns of affordable housing residents in the
South Bay. This is a paid internship. Please forward or post as you see
Any questions can be directed to Evelyn Stivers, Field Director, at
(415)989-8160 x35 or evelyn@...
Membership and Communications Associate
Non-Profit Housing Association of Northern California (NPH)
Summer Internship Available
*Summary:* Non-Profit Housing of Northern California seeks a
resourceful, well-organized intern to conduct field research into the
transportation patterns of affordable housing residents in the South Bay.
The ideal candidate will be a graduate student in Urban & Regional Planning,
Public Policy, or related studies. The position is available immediately.
NPH is a thirty-two-year-old membership association that focuses government
policy on housing solutions for low-income people who suffer
disproportionately from the housing crisis, while promoting the
preservation, development, and quality management of affordable housing.
*Reports To: *Field Director
*Hours: *Flexible hours to be determined. Field research and analysis
anticipated beginning as soon as possible and continuing through September.
*Compensation: *This is a paid internship; level of compensation to be
determined based on qualifications.
*Duties and Responsibilities:*
? Interview management staff of up to 20 affordable housing sites in
Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties;
? Collaborate with site staff to distribute and collect completed
surveys of building residents about transportation habits of all household
? Make special arrangements as needed to maximize participation in
? Interview and write stories of how transportation patterns changed
for two-four households before and after moving to affordable housing
? Compile survey data and analyze results;
? Work with NPH staff, members and advisors to frame survey findings
within the context of land use and transportation planning in the region.
*Deadline: *Open until filled.
*How to Apply: *Please send a cover letter, resume to:
Evelyn Stivers, Field Director, evelyn@...
Please include �internship� in the subject line.
*Posted: *May 25, 2011
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