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					 SIPA Office of Career Services                                                                                     October 12, 2007




    OCS Career News                SIPATRAK Resume Collections …pg. 2                 Online Subscriptions...pg. 6
   Highlights                      MonsterTRAK Opportunities...pg. 4
                                   Network With Your Peers!...pg. 6
                                                                                      Important Professional Development Info...pg. 7
                                                                                      OCS Appointment Schedule...pg. 7
                                   Results of Internship Survey...pg. 6

         Mon                        Tues                      Wed                          Thurs                            Fri
10/15                      10/16                    10/17                          10/18                         10/19
African Studies            Alfa Fellows Program     Career Curriculum Table        Mock Interviews               Job Search Skills
Concentration Table        Information Session      4th Floor                      OCS                           Workshop for International
4th Floor                  Room 411                 12:00-1:00pm                   10:30-12:00pm                 Students
1:00-1:30pm                1:00-2:00pm                                                                           ISSO
                                                    Environmental Policy Studies   NYS Public Management         10:00-11:00am
                           Crash Course– SIPA       Internship Panel               Institute Information
                           Global Connection        801 IAB                        Session                       Medley Global Advisors
                           Room 404                 12:30-1:45pm                   OCS Conference Room           Information Session
                           1:00-2:00pm                                             1:00-2:00pm                   10:30-11:30am
                                                    Assertiveness Workshop
                           How to Write a           Room 411                       Mock Interviews               Maximus, Inc. Inner Views
                           Dynamic Cover Letter     1:00-2:00pm                    OCS                           of Interviewing Information
                           Room 901                                                2:00-3:00pm                   Session
                           2:30-3:30pm              OCS Open Late                                                10:30-11:30am
                                                    Until 7pm                      UBS Investment Banking
                           Central Intelligence                                    Alumni Event for First-Year   Working in F-1 Status After
                           Agency Information                                      Students                      Completion of a Program:
                           Session                                                 Room 404                      Optional Practical Training
                           Room 1512                                               8:10-9:30pm                   (OPT) Session
                           3:00-4:00pm                                                                           ISSO
                                                                                                                 11:00-12:00pm

                                                                                                                 Maximus Government
                                                                                                                 Consulting Information
                                                                                                                 Session
                                                                                                                 12:30-1:30pm




   To sign up and learn more about the above information sessions and career events, please go to SIPATRAK.

   Announcement                  The U.S. Department of State is looking for qualified U.S. citizens with a background related to
                                 political affairs to apply to take the 2008 United Nations National Competitive Recruitment
Examination (NCRE). This examination is used by the UN to identify candidates for certain entry-level professional positions.
Qualified candidates will: be no more than 32 years of age; have at least an undergraduate degree in finance, IT, political affairs,
program evaluation, environment or statistics; be fluent in English or French (knowledge of additional UN languages is an advantage).

Details and application available at www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/examin/exam.htm. The UN must receive applications by October 31,
2007.
  Page 2                                                  OCS Career News
 Resume Collections on SIPATRAK

                FULL-TIME OPPORTUNITIES

Merrill Lynch                                           Credit Suisse
Investment Banking Associate                            Corporate Communications Administrative Assistant
Deadline: October 12, 2007                              Deadline: October 26, 2007

AFA Press                                               Ernst & Young
International Sales Executives and Media Consultants    Senior Associate
Deadline: October 12, 2007                              Deadline: October 30, 2007

HSBC                                                    United Nations
International Management Program                        National Competitive Recruitment Examination
Deadline: October 14, 2007                              Deadline: October 31, 2007

Deloitte Consulting                                     Catholic Relief Services
Consultant/Senior Consultant                            International Development Fellow
Deadline: October 15, 2007                              Deadline: November 3, 2007

CDS International, Inc.                                 NYS Public Management Institute
Robert Bosch Foundation Fellow                          Public Management Institute Program Fellow
Deadline: October 15, 2007                              Deadline: November 8, 2007

Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship Program           U.S. Department of the Treasury
Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellow                       International Economist/Financial Analyst
Deadline: October 15, 2007                              Deadline: November 30, 2007

General Electric Corporate Financial Services           Education Pioneers
1) Energy Financial Associate                           Fellow
2) Commercial Finance and Real Estate Associate         Deadline: December 1, 2007
Deadline: October 15, 2007
                                                        Echoing Green Fellowship Program
U.S. Department of Homeland Security                    Fellow
Department of Homeland Security Honors Program Fellow   Deadline: December 3, 2007
Deadline: October 16, 2007
                                                        Coro New York Leadership Center
KPMG                                                    Coro Fellow in Public Affairs
Economic and Valuation Services Associates              Deadline: January 11, 2008
Deadline: October 16, 2007
                                                        Broad Center for the Management of School Systems
Federal Reserve Bank of New York                        Fellow
1) Financial/Economic Analyst                           Deadline: January 21, 2008
2) Professional Development– Bank Examiner
3) Trader Analyst– Cross Market Monitoring              Institute of International Education
Deadline: October 18, 2007                              NSEP David L. Boren Grraduate Fellow
                                                        Deadline: January 30, 2008
Bearingpoint, Inc.
1) Commercial Services Senior Consultant                Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
2) Public Services Consultants and Senior Consultants   Research Assistants
Deadline: October 18, 2007                              Deadline: January 31, 2008

Acumen Fund
Fellow
Deadline: October 24, 2007
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Resume Collections on SIPATRAK

              INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Columbia University                                 Carbon Footprint Exchange, LLC
Intern/Work Study, Office of Government Relations   Intern
Deadline: October 12, 2007                          Deadline: October 25, 2007

Realizing Rights                                    Asian Programs Foundation
Intern                                              Intern
Deadline: October 12, 2007                          Deadline: October 26, 2007

Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict            New York City Department of Education
Research Intern                                     Intern/Work Study
Deadline: October 14, 2007                          Deadline: October 31, 2007

Committee to Protect Journalists                    U.S. Department of State
Intern                                              Summer Intern
Deadline: October 15, 2007                          Deadline: November 1, 2007

Madre                                               Central Intelligence Agency
Intern                                              Intern
Deadline: October 15, 2007                          Deadline: November 1, 2007

Citizens Union Foundation                           Associated Press
1) Poll Worker Recruitment Program Intern           1) Summer Graphics Intern
2) Public Policy and Elections Intern               2) Summer Multimedia Intern
3) Gothamgazette.com Editorial Intern               3) Summer News Program Intern
Deadline: October 19, 2007                          4) Summer Online Video Program Intern
                                                    5) Summer Photo Program Intern
Institute of International Education                6) Summer Video Program Intern
Intern                                              Deadline: November 15, 2007
Deadline: October 19, 2007
                                                    World Information Transfer
Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict            Intern
Reporting and Advocacy Intern                       Deadline: November 30, 2007
Deadline: October 19, 2007
                                                    Deutsche Bank
Embassy of Brazil                                   1) Asia Division, Global Banking Summer Associate
Intern                                              2) Asia Division, Global Markets Summer Associate
Deadline: October 19, 2007                          Deadline: December 1, 2007

New York City Council Member Bill de Blasio         Bear Stearns and Company, Inc.
Intern                                              Investment Banking Summer Associate
Deadline: October 22, 2007                          Deadline: December 4, 2007

NGO Committee on the Status of Women
Intern
Deadline: October 22, 2007
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             Resume Collections
                                                                       MonsterTRAK Postings
               on SIPATRAK

      INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES (CONTINUED)                     Below are selected postings from this week’s new opportuni-
                                                               ties in MonsterTRAK. You may search for these positions
                                                               using the Job ID numbers in parenthesis. There are hun-
Credit Suisse                                                  dreds of other opportunities on MonsterTRAK, so be sure to
1) Investment Banking Summer Associate                         check frequently! Also, please remember to type the key
2) Alternative Investments-Merchant Banking Summer Associate   word SIPA if you want to see only the opportunities that are
3) Equity and Fixed Income Division-Sales and Trading Summer   posted by SIPA’s Office of Career Services.
Associate
4) Fixed Income Leveraged Finance Research Summer                           FULL-TIME OPPORTUNITIES
Associate
5) Alternative Investments-Strategy and Business Development   ARD, Inc.
Summer Associate                                               SIPA – Contracts Specialist
6) Private Banking Summer Associate                            (#102868064)
Deadline: December 6, 2007
                                                               CARR Center for Human Rights Policy
Deutsche Bank                                                  SIPA – Research Associates
1) Asset Management Summer Associate                           (#102867753)
2) Global Banking: Corporate Finance Summer Associate
3) Global Markets Summer Associate                             Charity Navigator
Deadline: December 6, 2007                                     SIPA – Charity Analyst
                                                               (#102867756)
Credit Suisse
1) Asia Pacific Summer Associate                               Commonwealth Fund
2) Asia Pacific Summer Analyst                                 SIPA – Program Associate
Deadline: December 9, 2007                                     (#102867806)
Covenant House                                                 Congressional Budget Office
1) Research and Writing Intern                                 SIPA – Applied Microeconomist
2) Project Management Intern                                   (#102867360)
Deadline: December 15, 2007
                                                               Congressional Budget Office
                                                               SIPA – Unit Chief, Budget Analysis Division
                                                               (#102867335)

                                                               Education Development Center
                                                               SIPA – Research Assistant
                                                               (#102867657)

                                                               Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
                                                               SIPA – Research Assistant
                                                               (#102868113)

                                                               Global Fund for Women
                                                               SIPA – Development Associate
                                                               (#102867735)
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         MonsterTRAK Postings

      FULL-TIME OPPORTUNITIES (CONTINUED)

Governor’s Office of Planning and Budget                       U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
SIPA – Policy Analyst                                          SIPA – Program Manager
(#102867754)                                                   (#102867311)

Human Right’s Watch                                            State of Georgia
SIPA – Associate Director of European Operations               SIPA – Area School Safety Coordinator
(#102867664)                                                   (#102868712)

International Rescue Committee                                                 INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
SIPA – Education Advisor
(#102868062)                                                   Coalition for the International Criminal Court
                                                               SIPA – Intern
Legal Services of New Jersey- Poverty Research                 (#102867661)
SIPA – Senior Researcher/Policy Analyst
(#102867725)                                                   Congressional-Executive Committee on China
                                                               SIPA – Intern
Macro International                                            (#102868982)
SIPA – Market Research Manager
(#102867339)                                                   Manhattan Borough President’s Office
                                                               SIPA – Emerging Constituencies Intern
Matchingdonors.com                                             (#102869196)
SIPA – Fundraiser
(#102867314)                                                   Manhattan Borough President’s Office
                                                               SIPA – Intern (Multiple, Various Departments)
Medical and Health Research Association of New York City       (#102855246)
SIPA – Pod Planning Associate
(#102867701)

New York City Economic Development Corporation
SIPA – Senior Project Manager, Research and Analysis
(#102867668)

NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission
SIPA – Operations and Policy Analyst
(#102867358)

Open Society Institute
SIPA – Program Officer, Central Eurasia Project
(#102867293)

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
SIPA – Senior Policy Analyst
(#102867286)




               Visit MonsterTRAK for a complete list of this week’s full-time opportunities and internships!
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      Network With Your Peers!                                                  The Latest Online
      Online Student Directory                                                   Subscriptions
First- and second-year students your SIPA colleagues can be         The October 5, 2007 edition of the Microfinance Jobs
valuable resources during your internship and job search proc-      Bulletin is now available at:
ess. Help facilitate student-to-student networking by filling out   http://www.microfinancegateway.org
your own career history in the Online Student Directory.
                                                                    The October 12, 2007 issue of International Career Employ-
The directory is located at:                                        ment Weekly is now available at:
http://sipa.columbia.edu/current_students/index.html.               http://www.internationaljobs.org/kkud/icew.html
                                                                    User Name: ykw476 / Password: 927ynh
The directory has two new features: Employment History and
Resumes. These new features will allow you to share your em-        The September edition of the Women in International Secu-
ployment information with your fellow students, administrators      rity (WIIIS) publication, “WIIS This Week”, is now available
and faculty.                                                        at: http://www12.georgetown.edu/sfs/news/wiisthisweek.

Please be aware that in order to make your employment informa-
tion searchable, you must fill out the employment history fields.
To complete these fields, you can copy and paste all information
from your resume, or you can only list the names of the organi-
zations/companies where you have worked, in which case peo-         We also encourage you to use these additional resources in
ple may seek additional details of your employment history from     your job and internship searches:
your uploaded resume.
                                                                    Development Executive Group:
If you are concerned about confidentiality, you can omit your       http://www.developmentex.com/welcome/sipa
address and phone number on your uploaded resume.                   DevNetJobs.org: http://devnetjobs.org
                                                                    Ethical Jobs: http://www.ethicaljobs.net
Once you have filled in your own information, start peer network-   ExecSearches.com: http://execsearches.com
ing! SIPA students have diverse and rich professional back-         Foreign Policy Association:
grounds. You are sure to find a fellow student whose career his-    http://www.fpa.org/jobs_contact2423/jobs_contact.htm
tory interests you.                                                 Human Rights Jobs: http://www.humanrightsjobs.com
                                                                    Idealist: http://www.idealist.org
                                                                    Journalism Jobs: http://www.journalistjobs.net
                                                                    Username: Columbia / Password: Columbia
             Summer Internship                                      OneWorld: http://us.oneworld.net/section/us/jobs
              Survey Reports                                        Philanthropy News Digest:
                                                                    http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/jobs
                                                                    Policy Jobs: http://www.policyjobs.net
The results are in from OCS’s summer internship survey. Of          Political Jobs: http://www.politicaljobs.net
those who responded, 61% of the US citizens and 44% of the          ReliefWeb: http://www.reliefweb.int/
non-US citizens participated in internships in the United States,
while 39% of US citizens and 56% of non-US citizens interned
abroad.

The majority (51%) of internships were paid, and most were
found through MonsterTRAK/SIPATRAK (19%), networking
(18%), personal contact (17%) and employer websites (15%).
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               Professional                                                 Office of Career Services
            Development Course                                              Appointment Schedules
                                                                      Schedule for Resume and Cover Letter Reviews
Professional Development is a one-credit course that is mandatory
                                                                      Monday
for all MIA and MPA students. The course is a requirement for
                                                                      Prescheduled           2-3pm
graduation. It is offered in the fall semester only and should be
                                                                      Same Day               3-4pm
taken in your first year at SIPA. Topics covered in the course in-
                                                                      Wednesday
clude resumes, cover letters, job search tactics, successful inter-
                                                                      Prescheduled           10-11am
viewing, networking, and salary negotiation.
                                                                      Same Day               11-12pm
                                                                      Thursday
Attention First-Year Students: If you registered for the Profes-
                                                                      Prescheduled           10-11am
sional Development course this fall, please remember to bring a
                                                                      Same Day               11–12pm
copy of your resume and The SIPA Guide to Careers in Interna-
tional and Public Affairs to the first class. The Guide can be pur-   Students can schedule an UNLIMITED number of resume and
chased for $20 (cash only) at OCS in Room 420.                        cover letter critiques per semester!
Please be aware that if you are a graduating student and have not
taken Professional Development, you will need to register for a      Schedule for Career Counseling Appointments
section of the course.                                               Monday
                                                                     Prescheduled              11-12pm, 3-4pm
All students must register on MonsterTRAK through the OCS            Same day                  2-4pm
website before beginning the Professional Development course         Tuesday
and/or before receiving approval of a waiver request. The website Prescheduled                 10-12pm
can be found at: http://sipa.columbia.edu/resources_services/        Same day                  2-4pm
career_services/current_students/find_job.html.                      Wednesday
                                                                     Prescheduled              10-12pm
Waivers of the course may be secured in very limited cases. You Same day                       2-4pm
may be eligible for a waiver if you:                                 Thursday
                                                                     Prescheduled              10-12pm
• are on leave from your current job (letter of job confirmation     Same day                  2-4pm
     required);                                                      Friday
• are accepted in a doctoral program (acceptance letter is re-       Prescheduled              10-12pm
     quired);                                                        Same day                  2-4pm
• have worked on a full-time, professional basis for a minimum
     of four years in a field relevant to your concentration and ca- Students are able to schedule TWO career counseling appoint-
     reer goals; or                                                  ments per semester.
• are a dual-degree student who has taken a comparable class
     at the other institution.                                       Schedule for Mock Interview Appointments
                                                                     Thursday
All students requesting a waiver must complete a Professional De- Prescheduled                 10:30-12:00pm
velopment Class Waiver Form available online at http://                                        2:00-3:30pm
sipa.columbia.edu/resources_services/career_services/
current_students/forms.html or in hard copy in OCS, Room 420.        Students are able to schedule ONE mock interview per semes-
The form must be submitted to OCS with a current résumé and a ter. For the fall semester, this service is limited to second-year
copy of your MONSTERTRAK Profile page. Once your waiver              students only.
application has been reviewed, you will receive an email informing
you whether your request has been approved.

				
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