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Information International Associates

Location: 
Oak Ridge, TN
Type of practicum : 
In Person
Description of Practicum Site: 

The practicum can be performed at the Student's discretion in cooperation with Ms. Carroll. Work space can be made available at the IIa office in Oak Ridge.  Regardless of work site, preference is for periodic meetings in Oak Ridge, but this may not be required.

Description of Practicum Duties: 

"Project 3: Key Topics Workshop

IIa has a need for a student to help plan and implement a major national workshop on a topic in information and data management.  The workshop will be cosponsored by NFAIS (http://www.nfais.org/), CENDI (https://cendi.gov/), RDA-US (https://www.rd-alliance.org/), and NAS/BRDI (http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/brdi/index.htm).  The work will involve support selection of the workshop topic, planning the agenda, identifying and selecting speakers, logistics, attending and helping to summarize the workshop results.  A publishable article could result.  Supervisor:  Bonnie Carroll, Project Manager, CENDI) "