jobs @ MDRC

MDRC is a nonprofit, nonpartisan education and social policy research organization based in NYC and is currently hiring for a number of roles including quantitative and qualitative researchers and DEI strategists! https://www.mdrc.org/careers ______________________ About MDRC: MDRC is committed to finding solutions to some of the most difficult problems facing the nation — from reducing poverty …

Two career (mini) courses this May!

5 weeks of story activities and exercises from Bringing Linguistics to Work Career Camp – Cohort 15 – launching Friday, May 13th   We’ll gather around the campfire Fridays 2pm pdt / 5edtRegister here for Career Camp ___________________________________________ NEW OFFERING!!! Five weeks of networking, working with the Charting the Stars metaphor from Employing Linguistics !  …

“Changing your Posture” as jobseekers

I love the perspective shared by Samantha Beaver in this recent interview with with Rebecca Shields, academic advisor for Language Sciences at The University of Wisconsin, Madison. Samantha talks about a move “from a posture of searching to one of exercising agency!” ….you are actually empowered to create your own opportunities within roles that you …

Career Camp Reunion

Friday, March 18th 1pm pdt, 2pm mdt, 3pm cdt, 4pm edt Open to all past campers, including Cohort 14, who finished last month!!! Come listen to stories about what everyone is up to, ask for what you need, think about what you can give – build our community!! to RSVP – contact Career Linguist

job @ National Geographic – storytelling team

https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/2932577658/?refId=YNyk4dpoSB2dHdl%2BZtaTiQ%3D%3D The National Geographic Society uses the power of science, exploration, education and storytelling to illuminate and protect the wonder of our world. Our mission is only complete when our staff, explorers, educators, youth and partners are seen, valued, and heard. We embrace each person’s identity, experiences, and abilities, and we commit to cultivating an …

Book event Thursday March 10th

Jen Polk, my amazing and incomparable friend is helping me celebrate the release of Employing Linguistics next week!! Here are the quick details: Putting More You Into Your Career A virtual book launch party for Employing Linguistics: Thinking and Talking about Careers for Linguists.Thursday, 10 March, starting at 2pm EST (11am PST).Register for this free …