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Political Science and Public Policy Links A-I

Students reviewing these links should also review Additional Political Science and Public Policy Links J-ZDiplomacy, Global Politics and International Studies, Federal and State Government, Government Relations, Lobbying, and Political Consulting, International Development and Social Justice and Nonprofit on the College of Arts and Science page.

Links A-I

Airport Jobs
Job board sponsored by the American Association of Airport Executives.
http://careercenter.aaae.org/jobs
Airports
A directory of links to major U.S. airports, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by OAG, a leading aviation market research and intelligence firm.
http://www.oag.com/our-clients#Airports
Alliance for International Educational and Cultural Exchange
A directory of links to alliance members, most with career sites of their own. The alliance is an association of 86 nongovernmental organizations comprising the international educational and cultural exchange community in the U.S. Its mission is to formulate and promote public policies that support the growth and well-being of international exchange links between the people of the U.S. and other nations.
http://www.alliance-exchange.org/member-organizations
American Association for Public Opinion Research
A job board sponsored by the association, a leading professional organization of public opinion and survey research professionals in the U.S., with members from academia, media, government, the non-profit sector and private industry.
http://jobs.aapor.org/jobseeker/search/results/
American Institutes for Research
Job board for the one of the leading behavioral and social science research centers in the United States.
https://jobs-airdc.icims.com/jobs/intro
American Political Science Association
A job and career center sponsored by the American Political Science Association, the leading professional organization for the study of political science, serving more than 13,000 members in more than 80 countries.
http://www.apsanet.org/CAREERS/eJobs
American Public Transportation Association
A directory of links to state, regional and local public transportation agencies and systems, most with career sites of their own, sponsored by the American Public Transportation Association. The site also includes links to university and international public transportation agencies and systems.
http://www.apta.com/resources/links/Pages/default.aspx
Americans United for Separation of Church and State
An internship and job board sponsored by Americans United, a religious liberty watchdog group based in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1947, the organization educates Americans about the importance of church-state separation in safeguarding religious freedom.
https://www.au.org/about/employment
Analytic Services
A job board sponsored by Analytic Services, a not-for-profit public-service institute dedicated to informing decisions that shape the nation’s future by providing objective studies and analyses to the national security, homeland security, and other select public policy communities. The organization’s capabilities are delivered through the ANSER operating unit, the Applied Systems Thinking Institute, Banyan Analytics, and the Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute, a federally funded research and development center, operated on behalf of the Department of Homeland Security.
http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH10/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?org=ANSER&cws=1
ASAE
Career site for the American Society of Association Executives.
http://www.asaecenter.org/index.cfm
Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies
A directory of links to association members, many with career sites of their own. The association represents the largest publicly owned drinking water systems in the United States. Its membership serves more than 130 million Americans with drinking water from Alaska to Puerto Rico.
http://www.amwa.net/members
Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO)
A job board sponsored by the association, which is the world’s oldest and largest organization of public safety communications professionals. The site also contains a searchable buyer's guide, including links to companies, suppliers and service providers in the public safety communications industry, many with career sites of their own.
http://apcointl-jobs.careerwebsite.com/home/index.cfm?site_id=12159
Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Industry Guide
An extensive directory of links to companies, suppliers and service providers in the bridge, tunnel and turnpike industry, most with career sites of their own. The directory is sponsored by the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association, which association represents the owners and operators of toll facilities and the businesses that serve them. Its members are located in more than 20 countries and on six continents.
http://ibttaindustryguide.com/?navItemNumber=4294
CampusGov
A state and federal government job board sponsored by CampusGov. The site is also searchable by major cities.
http://www.campusgov.com/
Catalyst
Job board for Catalyst, a leading nonprofit organization whose mission is to expand opportunities for women and business by creating more inclusive workplaces in which employees representing every dimension of diversity can thrive.
http://www.catalyst.org/who-we-are/careers/job-openings
City/County Management Jobs
Job board sponsored by the International City/County Management Association.
http://icma.org/en/icma/home
Clean Air Agencies
A searchable map with links to state and local clean air agencies, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the National Association of Clean Air Agencies. The links also include contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.4cleanair.org/agencies
College of Arts and Sciences-Department of Political Science
A listing of internship opportunities curated by the Department of Political Science.
http://www.units.muohio.edu/politicalscience/node/217
Community Transportation Association
A job board sponsored by the association, whose membership consists of organizations and individuals who support creating mobility for all Americans regardless of where they live or work. It’s membership includes community transit providers, public transit agencies, organizations providing health care, employment services, governments, college and university planners, private bus companies, taxi operators, people concerned with the special mobility needs of those with disabilities, manufacturers and other organizations who share a commitment to mobility. The site also contains a directory of the association’s state and tribal representatives, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://web1.ctaa.org/webmodules/webarticles/anmviewer.asp?a=6&z=2
Congressional Management Foundation
An internship board sponsored by the foundation, which works directly with Members of Congress and staff to enhance their operations and interactions with constituents. The foundation also works directly with citizen groups to educate them on how Congress works, giving constituents a stronger voice in policy outcomes.
http://www.congressfoundation.org/about-cmf/internships
Congressional Research Service
Career center for the U.S. Congressional Research Service.
http://www.loc.gov/crsinfo/
Copyright Society of America-Chapters
A directory of links to society chapters, including contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The society is a center of the U.S. copyright community for business people, lawyers in private practice and in-house, law professors and law students who share a common interest in copyright and related intellectual property rights.
http://www.csusa.org/?page=ChapterAll
Council for Immigration
A job board sponsored by the council, whose members are companies, universities, research institutions and organizations striving to employ the critical talent to remain competitive in the global economy and ensure compliance with relevant immigration policies.
http://www.councilforglobalimmigration.org/job-bank
Council of Large Public Housing Authorities
A job board sponsored by the council, whose 70 members represent virtually every major metropolitan area in the country. Together they manage 40 percent of the nation’s public housing program and administer 26 percent of the Housing Choice Voucher program. The site also contains a directory of links to council members, which include Web site and contact information for networking and job and internship purposes.
http://www.clpha.org/jobs__rfps
Council of State Governments
Job board sponsored by the Council of State Governments, the nation's only organization serving all three branches of state government. CSG is a region-based forum that fosters the exchange of insights and ideas to help state officials shape public policy.
http://www.csg.org/contact/employmentopportunities.aspx
Criminal Justice Jobs
A job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/
DC Link Tank
An internship and job board sponsored by Job Wonk.
http://dc.linktank.com/jobs
Defense and Intelligence Related Companies
An extensive directory of links to defense and intelligence related companies, consultants and suppliers, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by the National Defense Industrial Association. The association represents over 1,780 corporate members and nearly 87,700 individuals from the spectrum of the defense and national industrial base and promotes a vigorous and ethical forum of information exchange between the government and the defense industry, providing members with a voice in the shaping of national security issues.
http://nationaldefensemegadirectory.com/
Defense Security Service
A job board and career resource center sponsored by the U. S. Department of Defense, Defense Security Service (DSS), which serves as an interface between the government and cleared industry. DSS personnel provide oversight and assistance to cleared contractor facilities and assist management and facility security officers in ensuring the protection of U.S. and foreign classified information. DSS also facilitates classified shipments between the U.S. and foreign countries and implements foreign ownership, control and influence countermeasures.
http://www.dss.mil/about_dss/employmentinfo.html
Economic Development Consultants
A directory of links to economic development consultants, including Web site and email contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes, sponsored by International Economic Development Council.
http://www.iedconline.org/consultant-database/
Emergency Management Assistance Compact
A directory of links to state emergency management and response agencies, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Emergency Management Assistance Compact, a mutual aid agreement between state and federal emergency management agencies.
http://www.emacweb.org/index.php/mutualaidresources/contact-state-emergency-management-agencies
Emergency Management Jobs
Job board sponsored by the International Association of Emergency Managers, which represents professionals with responsibility for saving lives and protecting property and the environment during emergencies and disasters. The site also includes an internship board that can be accessed under the “Job Board” tab.
http://www.iaem.com/jobextboard.cfm?cat=job
ESOMAR
A searchable directory of links to association members, many with career sites of their own. Founded in 1948, ESOMOR is an international association of market and opinion research firms whose mission is to promote the development and use of marketing, social and opinion research as recognized forms of scientific endeavor and as an important basis for effective management decision in both the public and private sectors.
https://directory.esomar.org/
Federation of American Scientists
An internship and job board sponsored by the federation, which provides science-based solutions to protect against catastrophic threats to national and international security. Specifically, the federation works to reduce the spread and number of nuclear weapons, prevent nuclear and radiological terrorism, promote high standards for nuclear energy’s safety and security, illuminate government secrecy practices, as well as track and eliminate the global illicit trade of conventional, nuclear, biological and chemical weapons.
http://fas.org/about-fas/career-opportunities/
Foreign National Opportunities at U.S. Embassies and Consulates
Career center for foreign nationals interested in employment with U.S. embassies and consulates. Foreign nationals and other locally resident citizens (including U.S. Citizens) who are legally eligible to work in that country can be considered for employment. Such employees provide continuity staff for U.S. Missions abroad and the institutional knowledge and professional contacts that are so important to the embassy. They also perform vital mission program and support functions. All agencies under Chief of Mission authority depend heavily on continuity staff, frequently delegating to them significant management roles and program functions.
http://careers.state.gov/work/foreign-service/local-employment
Foreign Service Career Mobile App
A mobile app sponsored by the U.S. Department of State that provides access to more than 500 retired FSOT questions that test your knowledge of U.S. government and culture, world history, technology, economics and many other topics. You can learn more about the opportunities and experiences of those who have chosen this career, as well as find a recruitment event, or contact a Diplomat in Residence near you.
http://careers.state.gov/doscareers
Freedom from Religion Foundation
An internship board sponsored by the foundation, which is the nation's largest association of freethinkers (atheists, agnostics). It has been working since 1978 to keep religion and government separate.
http://ffrf.org/about/internship-opportunities
GOP Jobs
An internship and job board sponsored by the National Republican Committee.
https://gop.com/get-involved/jobs/
Government Executive
Job board sponsored by the National Journal.
http://jobs.govexec.com/jobseeker/search/results/
Government Internships
Internship board sponsored by Internships.com. The site can be searched by the categories listed on the left hand side of the page.
http://www.internships.com/intern/government
Govloop
The job board sponsored by an organization (founded by a Miami alumnus) to inspire public sector professionals to better service by acting as the knowledge network for government.
http://www.govloop.com/
Grant Writer Jobs
Job board sponsored by the American Grant Writers' Association, a professional association of grant researchers, grant writers, and grant administrators.
http://www.agwa.us/jobopportunities
Heritage Foundation Job Bank
A job bank of positions on Capitol Hill and in public policy and private sector organizations sponsored by the Heritage Foundation. Registration is required to participate in the Job Bank and to receive announcements of job openings. The foundation is a leading public policy research organization whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.
http://www.heritage.org/about/job-bank
Housing Authorities
A directory of links to major public housing authorities, nearly all with career sites of their own, sponsored by Public Housing Authorities Directors Association.
http://www.phada.org/ha_list.php
Housing Authority Jobs
Job board sponsored by the Public Housing Authorities Directors Association.
http://www.phada.org/listings.php
Human Service Careers
One of the premier Human Service niche career sites.
http://www.hscareers.com/jobseekers/home.asp
IHS Global Insight
Job board sponsored by IHS Global Insight, a research and analysis firm specializing in energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. It employs more than 6,000 people in more than 31 countries around the world.
http://www.ihs.com/about/careers/job-search.aspx
Impact Assessment Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-Impact-Assessment-jobs.html
International Association for Impact Assessment
A directory of links to organizations involved in impact assessment sponsored by the International Association for Impact Assessment, the leading global network on best practices in the use of impact assessment for informed decision making regarding policies, programs, plans and projects. The association was organized in 1980 to bring together researchers, practitioners, and users of various types of impact assessment from all parts of the world. IAIA involves people from many disciplines and professions. Members include corporate planners and managers, public interest advocates, government planners and administrators, private consultants and policy analysts, university and college teachers and their students. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.iaia.org/affiliates.php
International Association of Political Consultants
A searchable directory of links to association members, including Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The association’s mission is to foster the diverse profession of political consulting as well as the practical aspects of democratic elections.
http://www.iapc.org/membership/directory
International Association of Public Transport
A searchable directory of association member companies, agencies and organizations. Once a specific member has been identified, utilize Google or LinkedIn to locate the member’s Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.uitp.org/all-members
International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association
A searchable directory of links to association members, most with career sites of their own. The association represents the owners and operators of toll facilities and the businesses that serve them. Its members are located in more than 20 countries and on six continents.
http://www.ibtta.org/member-directory
International Food Policy Research Institute
An internship and job boards sponsored by the institute, whose vision is a world where every person has access to sufficient food to sustain a healthy and productive life, where malnutrition is absent, and where food originates from efficient, effective, and low-cost food systems that are compatible with sustainable use of natural resources. The institute is a member of the CGIAR Consortium, a global research partnership focused on a food secure future.
http://www.ifpri.org/careers
International Organization Careers
A job board sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Organization Affairs. The opportunities are with the UN and other international organizations.
http://iocareers.state.gov/Main/Jobs/Search
International Parking Institute
A job board sponsored by the institute, whose members represent cities, port authorities, civic centers, academic institutions, hospitals and healthcare facilities, airports, corporate complexes, race tracks, transit and transportation agencies, retail, hospitality, and entertainment and sports centers. Its members also include architects, engineers, financial consultants and urban planners.
http://careers.parking.org/jobs
International Relations Careers
A comprehensive career center sponsored by the Association of International Schools of Public Affairs highlighting multiple career paths in the government, non-profit/NGO and business sectors (scroll down the page to begin reviewing the career center content).
http://www.apsia.org/jobs/
International Relations Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-International-Relations-jobs.html
International Right of Way Association
A job board sponsored by the association, which represents nearly 10,000 members in the U.S., Canada and Africa. Its members are multi-disciplined professionals employed by private industry and government agencies.
http://careercenterjobs.irwaonline.org/jobseeker/search/results/
International Trademark Association
A job board sponsored by the association, which represents trademark owners and professionals dedicated to supporting trademarks and related intellectual property in order to protect consumers and to promote fair and effective commerce.
http://www.inta.org/JobBank/Pages/Job-Bank.aspx
IREX
Job board sponsored by the International Research and Exchange Board, an on-profit organization that enables local individuals and institutions to build key elements of a vibrant society: quality education, independent media, and strong communities. To strengthen these sectors, IREX program activities also include conflict resolution, technology for development, gender, and youth. Founded in 1968, IREX has an annual portfolio of over $70 million and a staff of over 400 professionals worldwide. IREX employs field-tested methods and innovative uses of technologies to develop practical and locally-driven solutions with our partners in more than 100 countries.
https://www.irex.org/careers/