Seeking a research intern (ideally based in Chicago but not necessary)
Seeking an intern to assist an intersex activist and filmmaker create an Intersex Resource Guide for intersex people, their families and loved ones. Position is unpaid, but we want to work with your school to secure summer funding and college credit. Averaging 5-10 hours per week.
Most work will be remote, but the individual should be available for in-person meetings in Chicago (or Skype) as needed (no more than 1x/week for an hour or so).
The primary responsibility of this position will be to create a resource list/annotated bibliography with intersex resources (e.g medical, legal, etc), media (film, books, art, etc.), and other helpful information from around the world, with a focus on the United States.
Responsibilities will include:
Finding intersex resources from around the world
Creating an annotated bibliography that summarizes the resources found
Collaborating with Pidgeon and the social media intern in creating social media content based on the Intersex Resource Guide
Superb verbal and written communication skills
Strong research and writing background
Interest in intersex and LGBTQIA+ resources and history
Capacity to synthesize information in a clear, concise manner
An ability to take initiative and solve problems independently as needed
Willingness to learn new skills
Proficiency with Office suite and Google suite
Apply here by April 5: