2021 Thomas J. O’Bryant Fellow

2021 Thomas J. O’Bryant Fellow

February 02, 2021  | Madeline Gorman
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Overview

The Eno Center for Transportation is now accepting applications for its Summer 2021 Thomas J. O’Bryant Transportation Policy Fellowship. This fellowship provides a high-quality professional development opportunity for aspiring transportation specialists. Successful applicants will gain in-depth knowledge of transportation policy and practice under the guidance of Eno staff.

Responsibilities 

  • Assisting in the development of Eno publications and products. Fellows play an integral part in the research and development of transportation research documents, policy recommendations, and events. Projects cover all modes, sectors, and levels of government within transportation.
  • Contributing to the premier transportation publication: Eno Transportation Weekly (ETW). Fellows cover transportation-related hearings on Capitol Hill, analyze legislation, and develop think pieces and other commentary for ETW.
  • Bridging the gap between research and policy. Fellows participate in Eno’s outreach through participation in conferences, briefings, and private meetings.
  • Gaining in-depth knowledge of U.S. policymaking. Fellows engage the policymaking community through association with the Board of Directors, Eno education programs, and briefings to policymakers.

Duration
Duration of the appointment is 10 weeks (start/end dates to be determined by successful candidate and Eno staff.)

Qualifications
Fellowships are awarded to students with a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, or Ph.D. working in transportation, engineering, housing, urban planning, or related degrees. Fellows must have already developed research skills and a strong writing ability.

Compensation
Fellows are paid a stipend of $2,250 per month.

Location
The 2021 O’Bryant fellowship will be held remotely. While the fellow will not need to be located so as to commute to Eno’s offices in Washington, DC, it is expected that they will be generally available during regular business hours (9:00AM-5:30PM Eastern), they have access to a computer, and have reliable Internet access.

To Apply
Submit cover letter, resume, and scholarly writing sample (2–3 pages) by Friday March 12, 2021 with the email subject line “2021 FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION” to Romic Aevaz at raevaz@enotrans.org. First round interviews will be held in late March 2021.

Documents should be labeled:
LastName_FirstName_CoverLetter_2021Fellowship
LastName_FirstName_Resume_2021Fellowship
LastName_FirstName_Writing Sample_2021Fellowship

To apply for this job email your details to raevaz@enotrans.org

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