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Hi Sara,

Where would this be based out of? New York?

Thanks,

Tricia Cassady
Conservation Agent
Artist/Natural Science Illustrator
Treasurer, GNSI - New England Chapter

On May 20, 2010, at 7:19 PM, Tenney, Sara wrote:

> I'm sorry, I didn't realize that attachments don't go through on the  
> list serve.  Here are the details:
>
> Start Date:Monday June 14, 2010
> End Date:Friday July 23, 2010
> Duration:Six  
> weeks 
>                                                                                                                                                       Pay 
> :$12.50 per hour,$500.00 per week, $3,000 total earnings
>
> Location:   Intern will work from home.
>
> Nature Education Knowledge Project  is a peer-reviewed wiki that  
> will launch this fall 2010.  It will bring together a library of  
> introductory and focused ecology concepts as well as research  
> summaries for undergraduate students.  The Nature Knowledge series  
> is being launched out of the newly formed Nature Education division  
> of Nature Publishing Group (http://www.nature.com/)  This division  
> has several initiatives to launch free online content for a  
> worldwide audience.  You can review a similar site, Scitable, at www.scitable.com 
> .
>
> Overview:
>   Work with authors to help them create illustrations that  
> communicate basic ecology concepts and processes   as part of their  
> articles that will publish on the wiki.  Approximately 20  
> illustrations,
>   Photo research images from royalty free resources to accompany  
> articles.  Approximately 75 photographs.  Provide options for author  
> for final selection that will publish on the wiki.
>   Contribute to decisions on how authors will submit photographs  
> and illustrations to the wiki.  Research and determine possible ways  
> that artists and photographers could participate in the process.
>   Work with art direction to finalize the look and feel of the  
> rendered illustrations.  Possible work developing animations and/or  
> videos depending on time and level of experience.
>   Research public domain sources for illustrations and photographs  
> and build a list of resources for wiki         authors.
>   As time allows, reach articles and provide feedback to authors  
> for illustrations and photographs that authors have rendered or  
> researched.   Feedback focused on educational value of each piece.
>
> Requirements: Proficient in Adobe Illustrator.  Interested in  
> ecology and the environment.  Background in science strongly  
> preferred but not required.  Working knowledge of wikis, creating  
> animations and videos desired but not required.  Submit resume,  
> letter of interest and two illustration samples to [log in to unmask] 
> .                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Submission 
>  deadline: June 1, 2010
>
> Sara Tenney
> Series Editor
> Nature Knowledge
>
>
>
>
>
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> Subject: Nature Publishing Group: paid summer internship/freelance  
> opportunity
>
> I am attaching information announcing a paid internship/freelance
> opportunity at Nature Publishing Group this summer.  The deadline is  
> just
> around the corner, so if you are interested and need more time,  
> please let
> me know.  I can extend the deadline another week if necessary.  I  
> can be
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