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Conduct Research and Help Manage Online Forum for Animal Protection Organizations

Monday, September 23rd, 2019 to Friday, May 15th, 2020 (ET)

About

Registration OpensSep 15, 2019 7:00am
Supervisor(s)Stephen Ronan
Hiring ManagerStephen Ronan
PaidYes
TimeframeMultiple
CreditNo
Description

Hours/week: 6-12 hours/week; that can vary week to week depending on your other obligations

Hourly Wage: $18

Off campus: work at your home or elsewhere at your discretion with mostly flexible hours and remote supervision via phone/email/occasional meetings at MIT.

Organization: 
World Animal Net (WAN) was established to improve communication and coordination among the world's animal protection groups. See http://worldanimal.net

Tasks/Responsibilities:

World Animal Net is seeking a diligent, compassionate MIT student to assist with research and with managing an online forum enabling animal protection organizations to share strategies and collaborate on issues such as:
* including animal welfare in institutional food purchasing
* ensuring pest control practices are increasingly humane
* reducing collision of birds with glass windows