Writer/Researcher Paid Internships The Lexicon
- Date Posted April 09, 2021
- Location Petaluma, CA
- Category Agriculture / Nonprofit
- Job type Part-Time
The Lexicon's primary tool is language. By illuminating the meaning behind powerful ideas, they help people pay closer attention to how they eat, what they buy, and where their responsibility begins for creating a healthier, safer food system. It’s behavior change that works on a local level to transform communities and shift the marketplace.
Its initiatives include an invitation-only accelerator program whose participants include food companies, entrepreneurs, scientists, academics, and activists. The work focuses on everything from regenerative agriculture to biodiversity, food packaging to the circular economy. Participants collaborate to build open source tools that are released every six months for the world to freely use under a Creative Commons license.
Start Date: May 1, 2021
End Date: November 30, 2021
Application Deadline: ASAP
Hours Per Week: 20 - 30
Description: We are looking for additional support in the form of 2 paid internship positions to support the team with research and writing in the areas of regenerative agriculture and aquaculture.
Research topics related to regenerative agriculture and aquaculture
Participate in weekly meetings
Writing and editing as required
Skills and Requirements:
Interest in and passion for food systems
Experience with research and the use of Google Drive tools
Organized and attentive to details
Ability to work well independently, remotely, and with tight deadlines
Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator experience a plus