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Undergraduate Internship - Career Connected Learning

Department: Education
Location: Seattle, WA

The Systems Education Experiences (SEE) program at ISB has a unique opportunity for an undergraduate in the Puget Sound area to create a suite of career awareness and exploration resources that link to the SEE curriculum modules, and expose high school students to a diverse and wide range of STEM professionals and career pathways. These resources include:

  • Video and digital profiles (10-12 total) of diverse local STEM professionals

  • Virtual tours of STEM workplaces

  • Online and print resources, such as visual infographics/cards

These resources will be shared broadly throughout the 2019/2020 school year and beyond via dissemination through the SEE website, district/classroom engagements, and our leveraged work with partners.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience interviewing professionals

  • Have experience creating and editing videos

  • Have an interest in STEM and education

  • Have experience working independently and as part of a team

To support this project, the student intern will:

  • Have access to and training on our in-house audio visual equipment

  • Be paired with a mentor

  • Be provided with transportation or transportation reimbursement to and from interview sites (a personal car is not required)

  • Be paid $17 per hour


  • Must be able to work 10 hours per week, beginning the week of January 7th, 2019 - specific days and times to be discussed with mentor

  • Must be authorized to work in the US

  • Must be a current undergraduate student or planning to attend college or university in 2019

  • Must complete an online packet (through the ISB Careers page), including:

    • Cover letter describing why you are interested in this position and special skills you will bring to the project

    • Resume or CV including links to video projects you have completed

  • Unofficial college transcripts

Founded in 2000 in Seattle, Washington, ISB is an internationally renowned non-profit research institute dedicated to the study and application of systems biology. A foundational element of ISB is to make quality STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education a reality for every student regardless of gender, race or socioeconomic status. We approach this like we approach our science: driven by research and with a deep understanding of the complex systems that best educate our children.
ISB is an EOE (M/F/D/veteran status) employer.
  • Online applications are strongly encouraged. If you are unable to complete the online application process please send all needed hard copy documents to:  Human Resources, Undergraduate Internship - Career Connected Learning Application, Institute for Systems Biology, 401 Terry Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109.

  • Due to volume, we will not be able to respond to every application

Please direct questions to Becky Howsmon, with Undergraduate Internship - Career Connected Learning Application in the subject line.

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