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Are you passionate about countering corporate concentration and building local community power? Come work with us!
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Work at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance!

Are you passionate about countering corporate concentration and building local community power, or do you know someone who is? We’re expanding our team with two full-time positions and one part- or full-time internship
 
Dynamic Communications ManagerPortland, Maine; Minneapolis, Minn.; or Washington, D.C. Offices
The Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) is looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic Communications Manager to join our excellent non-profit team. This position is responsible for enacting the communications strategy for all of ILSR’s media platforms and different program initiatives. Application due May 17th, 2018.
 
Creative Research Associate, Community Broadband Networks initiative — Minneapolis, Minn. Office
The Institute for Local Self-Reliance seeks an inspired research associate to support ILSR’s Community Broadband Networks Initiative. We need a collaborative, independent researcher to join our innovative and fast-moving team. We work on age-old problems of expanding essential infrastructure using a unique analysis focused on scale and respect for local decision-making. Application due May 11th, 2018.

Public Policy Research & Mapping Intern, Community Broadband Networks initiative — Minneapolis, Minn. Office
The Institute for Local Self-Reliance seeks a paid Public Policy Research & Map Intern to support ILSR’s Community Broadband Networks Initiative. You do not need to be an engineer or be very technical – we are looking for candidates that have a passion for policy. We work a wide range of issues including universal Internet access, network neutrality, and municipal broadband. The internship is available to undergraduate students, graduate students, and other interested individuals who can commit to 20 – 40 hours per week. Course credit may be available with approval from an academic department. We would like the position to start by May 15 but can be flexible. Application due May 4th, 2018.

You can find more details about each of these positions and how to apply here.
 

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