Title: Using data to tell stories about sustainability and conservation research

Description: To work remotely with Professors Colin Orians and Michael Reed to create visually appealing and easily understood Story Maps related to their research, such as the impacts of global change on tea and coffee farmers and consumers, as well as understanding extinction risks to wildlife, especially birds. Depending on the background of the student, other opportunities for research may exist.

Requirements: Preference will be given to an individual that has used Story Maps by Esri ArcGIS and/or taken Env150: Environmental Communication

Starting date: June 1, 2020 for about 10 weeks @ 15-30 hours per week. Review of applications will begin on May 25th and continue until filled. 

Paid position; minimum $12.75/hr, negotiable depending on experience.

If interested, please submit an application (brief statement of experience and relevant courses, perhaps an example of something you have made) to both colin.orians@tufts.edu and michael.reed@tufts.edu