Opportunities

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    David B. Larson Fellowship in Health and Spirituality The David B. Larson Fellowship in Health and Spirituality invites qualified scholars to apply for a post-doctoral fellowship in the field of health and spirituality. Made possible by a generous endowment from the International Center for the Integration of Health and Spirituality (ICIHS). This effort seeks to encourage the pursuit of scholarly excellence in the scientific study of the relation of religiousness and spirituality...
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    Jon B. Lovelace Fellowship for the Study of the Alan Lomax Collection The Jon B. Lovelace Fellowship for the Study of the Alan Lomax Collection (donated by the Lovelace Family Trust in honor of James H. Billington) invites qualified scholars to apply for a post-doctoral fellowship for advanced research based on the Alan Lomax Collection.
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    Kislak Fellowship for the Study of the History and Cultures of the Early Americas The Kislak Fellowship for the Study of the History and Cultures of the Early Americas provides two short-term fellowships annually for independent scholars, students, and college and university faculty to conduct research based on items from the Kislak Collection. The Kislak Fellows Program supports scholarly research that contributes significantly to a greater understanding of the history and cultures of the Americas.
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    Kluge Fellowship in Digital Studies The Kluge Fellowship in Digital Studies is intended to examine the impact of the digital revolution on society, culture and international relations using the Library’s collections and resources.
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    Kluge Staff Fellowship Program The annual Kluge Staff Fellowship Program is a fellowship competition open only to Library of Congress staff members. Library staff wishing additional information on this fellowship may go to the LC Staff Intranet.
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    Librarians-in-Residence Pilot Program The Library of Congress seeks early-career librarians to bring their intellectual engagement, technological savvy, and theoretical understanding of library and information science concepts to bear on practical challenges via the Librarians-in-Residence Pilot Program.
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    Teacher-in-Residence In the Teacher-in-Residence program, a K-12 educator works with Educational Outreach staff to help teachers incorporate the Library’s collections of digitized primary sources into high-quality instruction. Previous Teachers-in-Residence have led professional development workshops, represented the Library at various conferences across the United States, and developed teaching materials and lesson plans using the Library’s digitized primary sources for national distribution.  
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    U.S. Copyright Office: Abraham L. Kaminstein Scholar in Residence Program The U.S. Copyright Office Abraham L. Kaminstein Scholar in Residence Program invites leading academics with a demonstrated commitment to the study of copyright law and policy to spend time at the Copyright Office, at the invitation of the Register, conducting research and/or working on mutually beneficial projects. Appointments are not made on any fixed schedule but are instead based on the availability of qualified...
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    Technical Information Specialist The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of Congressional Information and Publishing (CIP) is seeking to fill a 6-month Technical Information Specialist position in its Legislative Information Systems Section. The Office of Congressional Information and Publishing is the organization within CRS and the Library of Congress that is mandated to produce legislative information for the United States Congress. This information is considered to be authoritative...
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    CRS Analyst in Environmental Policy GS-15 Analyst in Environmental PolicyOpening Date: May 24, 2018Closing Date: May 29, 2018LC Organization Unit: Congressional Research ServiceGrade: GS-15Duration: 6 MonthsThe Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry (RSI) Division is seeking to fill a 6-month Analyst in Environmental Policy position in its Environmental Policy Section. The Resources, Science and Industry (RSI) Division within CRS and the Library of Congress provides objective, expert policy...
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    CRS Analyst in Environmental Policy GS-13 The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry (RSI) Division is seeking to fill a 6-month Analyst in Environmental Policy position in its Environmental Policy Section. The Resources, Science and Industry (RSI) Division within CRS and the Library of Congress provides objective, expert policy analysis and consultation to congressional committees, Members, and staff. The analyst will possess technical and subject matter expertise in...
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    Writer-Editor GS-12 (Temporary, 180 days) Position Title: Writer-Editor (Temporary, 180 days)Compensation: Grade GS-12Opening Date: June 13, 2018Closing Date: June 18, 2018LC Organization Unit: Congressional Research ServiceWho May Apply: US CitizensNumber of Positions: 1Location: Washington, D.C. (Capitol Hill)Contact Information: Stephen Dagadakis, Head Congressional Programs and Communications Office, [email protected] Writer-Editor (Temporary, 180 days)The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Director’s Office seeks a Writer-Editor, GS-12, to join the Communications Office (COM) for a...
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    Federal Research Division Temporary Hire Program (3 month position, GS 7) The Federal Research Division (FRD) is a unit within the Library of Congress, which provides research and analysis on domestic and international subjects to agencies of the U.S. Government, D.C., and authorized Federal contractors through a fee-for-service.The Temporary Hire will work under a supervisor to perform a variety of duties resulting in the creation of products with a real-world impact. The Hire will work...