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Graduate Intern - Research (V. D.) SPPD (ID: 109275) for Summer 2023


Off of Children and Family Svcs

52 Washington St.
Rensselaer , NY 12144
Phone: (518) 473-7936

Division/Unit: SPPD/Bureau of Research, Evaluation


Web Site: http://ocfs.state.ny.us(New Window)


Proposal Information


The intern will be part of a professional team engaged in projects with the Performance Analytics Unit and the Bureau of Research, Evaluation and Performance Analytics. Responsibilities include conducting analysis on children in foster care and the juvenile justice system. A specific project may include examining education outcomes of children in foster care and disproportionate minority representation (DMR) analysis. Analysis could include both statistical and GIS analysis including production of maps.
Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. OCFS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. OCFS is committed to ensuring equal opportunity for persons with disabilities and workplace diversity. It is the policy of OCFS to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential functions of the position for which they are applying or for which they are employed. OCFS does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices and complies with all regulations promulgated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under title I of the ADA.



Data management

Mapinfo or ARCGIS

Data organization

Quantatative data analysis



Internship Areas: Criminal Justice/Corrections, Human Services, Information Technology, Planning/Analysis/Research, Public Policy, Scientific Research

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Rensselaer

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Graduate Student

Degree Concentrations: Criminal Justice/Homeland Security, Human Services, Information Technology, Mathematics, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Science, Social Work