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Research Fellow at NYU Langone Medical Center – Orthopedic Hospital Spine Research Institute

The following is shared by alum Cole Bortz, ’17 – Thank you Cole!!!

Dr. Peter G. Passias, an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon at NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, is looking to hire a full-time, paid clinical research fellow interested in gaining research experience before applying to medical or graduate school. There is a large amount of responsibility and autonomy in the position, and over the course of your fellowship, you will build connections with both national and international leaders in orthopedic surgery. The position is a great opportunity to gain clinical and shadowing exposure, research experience, peer-reviewed publications, and to interact with world-renowned orthopedic and neurosurgeons. I’m the third Middlebury student to work with Dr. Passias, and I’ve found this position to be both incredibly rewarding and instrumental in my medical school application process. I would wholeheartedly recommend this position to a pre-med senior interested in a meaningful 2-year experience after graduating Middlebury before attending medical school.

Research assistants will be involved in multiple clinical studies (both prospective trials and retrospective reviews), on various orthopaedic subjects. Some topics include: adult spinal deformity surgical correction, cervico-thoracic junction fixation, adolescent idiopathic scoliosis treatment. Research assistants will be involved in: (1) patient recruitment, (2) data collection, (3) database preparation, (4) abstract/manuscript preparation and submission, (5) IRB documentation, among others. They will also have the opportunity to present work at an international conference.

Applicants must be well-organized and have excellent interpersonal skills. Familiarity with the following programs is preferred: SPSS, R, Excel, Word, Powerpoint.

Interested applications can send a cover letter and C.V. to Cole Bortz. You can also email Cole for more information about the position.

Job opportunity with a full-service Public Relations and Marketing Communications Agency -Deadline date: Friday, March 15!

RF|Binder is a fully integrated communications and consulting firm — powered by business acumen, analytics, creativity and purpose. Our mission is to enable our clients to build, grow, protect, transform their brands and reputations, and have influence. We have long-term partnership with our clients and help them achieve their business objectives. We are business builders, marketers and communicators who solve business problems with purpose and a communications mindset, passionate about our work, our community, and our world, and bring that enthusiasm to everything we do. Our spirit of innovation, collaboration, and curiosity has its roots in our history as an independent, entrepreneurial, woman-owned firm. We believe values, culture and purpose are key drivers for long-term growth and care deeply about our clients who can count on us to understand their sense of urgency, be collegiate, collaborative, and a trusted partner. RF|Binder is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Boston, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, and a global presence through our PROI partners.

Click here to review the detailed job opportunity and to apply!

HOT Handshake SOCIAL IMPACT Internships & Jobs Week of 3/11-3/18

Here is the weekly LINK to social impact internships, jobs, fellowships that will expire of the week of March 11 through March 18. There are some exciting opportunities that you should definitely check out:


VtSBDC Special Projects Intern, Vermont Small Business Development Center (local in Middlebury)

HOT Handshake EDUCATION Internships & Jobs Week of 3/11-3/18

Here is the weekly LINK on Handshake to educational opportunities with deadlines coming this week of March 11 through March 18.  There are so many great opportunities, and here are a few examples:

Rural Food Justice Intern, Collaborative for Educational Services
International Camp Counsellor, The Esperanza Project (housing & meals included)
Summer Teaching Fellow, Uncommon Schools

Pi (π) Day 2019

March 14th marks the 32nd annual π Day! It is a day to celebrate this never-ending number (3.14159 . . .)

According to the folks at careeronestop.com, the list below includes 25 of the careers that have the strongest demand for math skills. “Bright outlook” indicates that the field is expected to either grow rapidly in the next several years, have large numbers of job openings, or both:

Florida International University Summer Program Student Positions Still Available

Many positions still available. Please apply soon!

The Summer Treatment Program (STP) at Florida International University is a comprehensive program for children with ADHD and related behavioral, emotional and learning challenges. The STP has successfully helped more than 3,000 children and families and is composed of evidence-based intensive treatments incorporated into an eight-week therapeutic summer camp setting. Group and tailored individual treatment plans are focused on improving problem-solving, academic functioning and social skills — while also incorporating recreational, age-appropriate games and group activities.

They offer training opportunities for students — both undergraduate and graduate, from universities and colleges across the U.S. — through their nationally acclaimed Summer Treatment Program.

  • Applications accepted through Spring 2019. No application deadline.
  • They receive a large number of applications, apply early.
  • Room, board, and travel expenses are not covered. Accepted staff members interested in finding roommates will have the opportunity to make housing and carpool arrangements via social media.
  • Dates, hours, salary, and responsibilities for all positions vary by program and position.
  • Once positions have been filled applicants will be placed on a waiting list.

2019 positions available at STP include:

Staff Application Form and Process

HOT Handshake SOCIAL IMPACT Jobs & Internships Week of 3/4-3/8

Another week of rich social impact opportunities–both internships and jobs–with deadlines. Check them out HERE. There are several data analyst jobs in the energy sector and the Zero Hunger Internship Program with the Congressional Hunger Center, a curriculum development & design internship at the New England Aquarium, internships at the European Parliament Office in Washington, DC, and many more…..

Also, if you think you might have a difficult time finding an opportunity because you’ll have a few gaps in your summer because of other planned events, fear not, try searching Handshake using the keyword REMOTE. Also, check out this event below which might be interesting for seniors from our friends at Bard:

How to Get a Job in Sustainability – Virtual Session

Purpose-Driven Careers in Business, NGOs, and Government

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 | 7pm EST

Dr. Eban Goodstein, Director of Graduate Programs in Sustainability at Bard College, will outline career strategies for both soon-to-be and recent college graduates, and for professionals looking to make a move. Goodstein will provide participants with a concrete job-search strategy, discuss what the current political climate means for careers in social and environmental sustainability, and also field questions in a live, interactive webinar. Webinar link will be sent upon completion of registration. Registration Link: https://gps.bard.edu/how-to-get-a-job-in-sustainability-3-6-19