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Annuoncement of internships at the IUCAA Muktangan Vidnyan Shodhika


Do apply by - 05 September, 2017


1. For organising Solar Astronomy outreach

No. of Positions: One

Duration: 3.5 Months. 15 Sept to 31st Dec, 2017.

Eligibility: Students enrolled for First year Bachelors degree onwards, in a Science stream. Confident in spoken language, patient with younger kids and internet savvy. Desirable: Knowledge of "html" language.

Work expected: 1) To collate IUCAA outreach resources on a web-platform. 2) To help conduct Solar Astronomy themed workshops and hands-on sessions for school student / teacher groups visiting MVS.



2. For Educational & Outreach resource development

No. of Positions: One

Duration: 4 Months. 1 Sept to 31st Dec, 2017.

Eligibility: Student enrolled for First year Bachelors degree onwards. Excellent language skills with good scientific aptitude and good at computers. Good knowledge of MS Office (or equivalent free software) and image editing tools will be needed.



3. For working on inclusive astronomy outreach resources

No. of Positions: One

Duration: Three Months. 1st Oct to 31st Dec, 2017.

Eligibility: Anyone (incl. present students) with experience in astronomy and also interacting with the visually impaired / otherwise handicapped. Good scientific aptitude and knowledge of computers will be needed.



4. To work on video making for outreach

No. of Positions: One

Duration: One Month trial from 15 Sept to 15 Oct, 2017. Will be extended as per requirement, given good performance.

Eligibility: Students enrolled for First year Bachelors degree onwards. Good language skills and scientific aptitude. Knowledge of cameras and recording hardware. Good familiarity with computers, especially video and sound editing software. Interested freelancers having these capacity are welcome.

Work expected: Production of new videos or editing of previously recorded events into a formatted version. Management of an online video channel.



Do apply by - 05 September, 2017

Send your applications, mentioning which of the above you are interested in,
along with a CV (or a writeup about yourself), to

Samir Dhurde
email - scipop@gmail.com
Tel - 020-25604603

Note:

** Residents of Pune will be preferred, as IUCAA cannot provide accomodation.
** Work hours will be akin to IUCAA office hours. A possiblity of flexibility, if required, will be considered.
** Interns will have Canteen facility & an honourarium will be paid as per IUCAA norms, at the end of the work period.

Feel free to contact us for more details about any of the above & how else you can involve yourself.



Other than these intenships please do contact us [scipop@gmail.com] if you are interested in voluntarily working for our various programmes.