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  • Academic Support & Access Center
    202-885-3360
    Fax: 202-885-1042
    asac@american.edu
    Mary Graydon Center, Room 243

    Monday-Friday 9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

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Job/Internship Opportunities for students with disabilities

Information about job and internship opportunities for students with disabilities that is received by the ASAC is posted here. Each posting is dated. Information will be removed as it becomes out-of-date. Please note that the ASAC does not endorse any of the companies. Rather, this page is a means to share information. The ASAC strongly encourages students to also work with AU's Career Center for help in job and internships searches.

Fall interns wanted - U.S. Senate HELP Committee Disability Policy Office

Posted 8/13/2014

The Disability Policy Office of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee is currently seeking unpaid interns for the fall of 2014. The position offers undergraduate or graduate students the opportunity to gain substantive experience while participating in the legislative process. Interns’ responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting Committee staff in performing office duties, conducting research, analyzing legislation, drafting memorandums, and organizing hearings.

Applicants should have an interest in disability policy, good attention to detail, work well under pressure, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and have a desire to learn. Hours are flexible, but applicants should be willing to be in the office at least 15 hours a week.

If you're interested in a position, please email a cover letter, resume, writing sample, availability, and two letters of recommendation to danielle_corley@help.senate.gov. Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis. The office is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.

 

Student Volunteer Intern-Disability Program Support with the Department of Justice

Posted 7/31/2014

The Department of Justice, Criminal Division, is currently seeking a student volunteer intern, who is eligible to be hired under Schedule A, to assist with our disability programs that aim to recruit, hire, and promote qualified individuals with targeted disabilities, during the fall/spring semester or off-cycle, on a part-time, volunteer basis (unpaid).

Click here for information and application instructions.