KY Legislative Research Commission seeking 2L Candidates for 2013-2014 Graduate Fellows Program
Each fellow will be assigned to work with a legislative committee and will be trained in the basic tasks of drafting bills, conducting public policy research, and providing support for legislative committee meetings. A senior LRC staff person will be assigned to supervise and mentor each fellow and will complete any evaluation forms required by the fellow's university.
Graduate Fellows will work at the Legislative Research Commission in Frankfort a total of approximately 1,000 hours as follows:
May 13, 2013 through mid-August - 37.5 hours per week, for a total of at least 500 hours
Mid-August through about April 15, 2014 - approximately 20 hours per week, for a total of approximately 500 hours, which will include a session of the General Assembly
Thanksgiving through January 6, 2014 - fellows are excused from LRC responsibilities to concentrate on end-of-semester coursework
LRC Graduate Fellows receive a stipend of $13.50 per hour
Interested candidates should apply by sending a resume with expected date of graduation, cover letter explaining career interests and goals, and one research-oriented writing sample for which you were the sole author to: Roy Collins, Assistant Director for H.R., LRC Graduate Fellows Program, State Capitol, Room 300, 700 Capitol Ave., Frankfort, KYÂ 40601 firstname.lastname@example.org by January 15, 2013. The program will begin May 13, 2013.
Direct questions to:Â Teresa Arnold, Deputy Director for Research, (502)564-8100, ext. 367 or email@example.com