Researcher

Seeking research-oriented students with an interest in one or two STEM disciplines interested in doing research for our publications.

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TYPE
Volunteer
HOURS
5/week

What we're looking for

The STEM Table is looking for high school-aged and talented students with STEM research experience, skills and/or talent to join the Magazine Crew as a Researcher for our magazine and blog. We're seeking research-oriented students with an interest in one or two STEM disciplines interested in doing research for our publications.

Responsibilities

  • Write a short, informative research paper each month.
  • Report directly to our Director of Journalism, Shreya Bhardwaj.
  • Fact-check articles if necessary.
  • Peer-review and edit other papers if necessary.
  • Contribute to a STEM Resources list each week.

Qualifications

  • Proven academic record in STEM discipline of interest, if applicable
  • Proven extracurricular and work record in STEM discipline of interest, if applicable
  • Effective writing skills in English
  • Research experience is a plus
  • Interest in STEM research
  • Effective communication skills
  • Time management and organizational skills

Benefits

  • A portfolio of your research work
  • Service hour reports
  • Experience in your chosen field
  • Access to external opportunities and discounts
  • Free GSuite and other nonprofit perks

About Us

The STEM Table is a fiscally sponsored 501(c)(3) nonprofit and a Hack+ project aiming to promote STEM careers through exciting initiatives and programs.

How to Apply

Please email applications@thestemtable.org with the following materials and the subject line 'Application-[Postion you're applying for]':

  • Your full name, email address, year in high school, name of high school and where you live
  • CV/Resume as a .pdf, .doc, .docx, Google Doc or Google Drive link [optional and recommended if available]
  • Link to LinkedIn profile [recommended but only if you have one]
  • A short statement of no more than 300-500 words [no lower limit] of why you are a good fit for this role, past experience and skills that may be useful for the role, and why you would like to work at The STEM Table
  • Links or attachments, one or many, to research work abstracts/papers/samples of research work. [recommended for those with previous experience]
  • Up to three preferences for STEM disciplines you wish to research with us [eg. Mathematics, Finance Engineering, Physics, Psychology etc.]

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Researcher

Seeking research-oriented students with an interest in one or two STEM disciplines interested in doing research for our publications.

Apply Now