Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Paid Legislative Research Internship

Lewis-Burke Associates LLC is a Washington, DC-based full service lobbying and consulting firm specializing in advocacy for scientific research and higher education. We pride ourselves on providing timely, strategic, and insightful advice to our clients who include research universities, scientific associations, and groups that manage science infrastructure. Our staff works together in a collaborative style that encourages participation from all levels. Attention to detail and strong writing skills are essential requirements.

Interns can expect to:

• Expand their knowledge of the legislative process and issues of interest based on interaction with other Lewis-Burke staff, clients, and congressional/federal employees.
• Attend congressional hearings and federal agency meetings and produce summaries and analysis of the events.

• Conduct substantive issue research on matters of interest to the firm’s clients, including research funding, student aid, energy, space, transportation, computing, health, technology transfer, and environmental science.
• Pitch in wherever needed and provide general administrative support.

Applications accepted until November 23, 2017.

Interested students can apply by logging in to Careers4Terps and searching the internship’s ID number: 165911