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Graduate Assistant (ID: 109291) for Summer 2023


Office for OPWDD People W Dev Disab

99 Washington Avenue - Ste. 1230
Albany , NY 12210
E-Mail: Jennifer.Goldman@ddpc.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 402-3480

Division/Unit: NYS Dev. Disblts Planning Council


Web Site: http://www.ddpc.ny.gov(New Window)


Proposal Information


The selected graduate assistant will assist the DDPC Assistant PIO with implementing the DDPC communication strategy, including posting DDPC activities on social media. The assistant will also provide support to the Federal Liaison in conducting policy analysis, writing policy position papers and analyzing performance measure to be reported to the federal government. Other duties will be assigned as needed. DDPC hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm; however, the graduate assistant will not be expected to work more than 7.5 hours on any given day. Experience with Microsoft Office, Canva or SurveyMonkey a plus.



Experience using social media



Policy analysis


Internship Areas: Communications/Public Relations, Human Services, Planning/Analysis/Research, Public Policy

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Albany

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Graduate Student

Degree Concentrations: Communication Studies, Human Services, Public Administration