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February 15, 2001 H A Bulletin of Career, Educational, & Re-entry Information & Opportunities for RPCVs TLINE HOT Librarians: Information Experts ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ Resources The following resources offer in the Information Age useful information on careers by Olivia Crosby as librarians. Editors Note: The following excerpt focuses on the rewards and drawbacks Career Trends to Consider The Occupational Outlook Hand- of careers as librarians. The original book published by the Bureau of The number of librarian jobs is projected to grow about 5 percent between Labor Statistics describes the du- article appeared in the winter 2000-01 1998 and 2008. This rate is slower than the average for all occupations. But ties, earnings, training, and em- edition of the Occupational Outlook a slower than average growth rate does not necessarily mean poor ployment outlook for librarians, Quarterly, published by the U.S. De- prospects. By 2008, librarians are expected to hold more than 159,000 library technicians, library assis- partment of Labor, Bureau of Labor jobs7,000 more than they did in 1998. tants, and bookmobile drivers. Also, many experienced librarians are expected to retire, switch Statistics. The entire article is avail- occupations, or leave the occupation permanently for other reasons. This The publication is available online able online at <stats.bls.gov/opub/ooq/ will create about 39,000 job openings for new librarians between 1998 and at <stats.bls.gov/ocohome.htm>. ooqhome.htm>. 2008. U.S. Department of Labor American Library Association 50 E. Huron Street Chicago, IL 60611 Phone: 800-545-2433 F or most librarians, the greatest ben- efits of the job are not financial or technological. And neither are many asked are so varied, she says. This job is perfect for anyone interested in tions now that the Internet is popu- lar, says Copes. She explains that Web site: <www.ala.org> learning about the world. they expect more answers because so of its detriments. Librarians experi- ence the unique perks and problems of For reference librarian Norma much information is available. American Society for Information Science and Technology information system management along Copes, who maintains the art and ca- Many librarians thrive on the 1320 Fenwick Lane, Suite 510 with the more common rewards and reer sections of the public library in La orderliness of their work. They like Silver Spring, MD 20910 drawbacks that come with public ser- Porte, Ind., one of the best parts of the organizing a jumble of materials and Phone: (301) 495-0900 job is the detective work she does. I seeing details fall into place. Cata- vice. Web site: <www.asis.org> love getting a reference question and loger Jane Jacobs in the Queens Bor- Rewards thinking, How will I even approach ough Public Library, says that cre- Association for Library and Information Science Education For book lovers, the most obvious this? she says. Its a little like going ating order out of chaos is a prime 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 8 advantage to library work is the chance on a scavenger hunt. And a successful enjoyment. Reston, VA 20190 to be surrounded by books and read- search can bring high praise from pa- Flexible schedules are another Phone: (703) 234-4146 trons, especially when it helps with plus. Many librarians work part- ing. Librarians are often the first to see Web site: <www.alise.org> homework. If you help a child find a timein fact, librarians have one of new books and the first to checkout copies. For some, extra lending privi- book for an assignment, parents think the highest rates of part-time work. leges come with the job. youre just wonderful, says Rider. Many public and academic libraries Librarians also have the chance Variety also makes library work are open on weekends and evenings, Shanta Swezy to satisfy their curiosity. I learn every interesting. Bill Jarvis, a technical ser- giving librarians a chance to work RPCV Kazakhstan Hotline Editor day, says corporate librarian Lee vices libararian at the public library in nonstandard hours. School librarians Stocker of Dow Chemical Company in Harris County, Texas, relishes the di- often work only when school is open. Sam Axelrod RPCV Ukraine Midland, Mich. I can keep up with the versity of his job. I see books about Flexibility extends to geogra- Hotline Assistant latest advances in so many different every possible subject, he says. Its phy, too. There are libraries in cities, fields. Sheila Rider, the childrens common for a science book to cross his towns, and schools throughout the For information on how to place job announcements, contact: services manager at the Cumberland desk on the same day as a bestseller country, so librarian jobs are in nearly Peace Corps Returned Volunteer Services County Public Library and Informa- from the fiction rack. every urban, rural, and suburban set- Phone: (202) 692-1430 or tion Center in Fayetteville, N.C., feels The Internet has added to the mix. ting imaginable. (800) 424-8580, ext. 1430 E-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org> the same way. The questions were People ask the most amazing ques- Librarians also cite the chance Fax: (202) 692-1431 or 1421 Continued on Page 5 "When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us." Alexander Graham Bell PROGRAM ASSISTANT Washington, DC TUBERCULOSIS SPECIALIST Millwood, VA PUBLIC SECTOR Two-year position available with The Washington Office Position available with Project HOPE (Health Opportunity on Latin America (WOLA). Duties: coordinates work of for People Everywhere). Duties: provides overall MARKETING CONSULTANT Washington, DC four-person team in fast-paced policy advocacy administrative management for Directly Observed Therapy Position available with the Special American Business organization working in Washington and Latin America. Short-course (DOTS) pilot sites and laboratory Internship Training Program (SABIT) at the U.S. Send applications by 3/9/01 to: WOLA, Program Assistant development; assists in technical aspects of the DOTS Department of Commerce. Duties: trains managers and Search, 1630 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 200, program as it pertains to curriculum development, scientists from Russia and other New Independent States; Washington, DC 20009; fax: (202) 797-2172. monitoring, and evaluation, program development, and markets the SABIT program to the U.S. business long-term planning; represents the foundation before community; gathers and documents SABIT success stories. TEACHERS US South USAID, local officials, U.S. Embassy, and other U.S. Qualifications: good public speaking skills; experience Teaching positions available through Southern Teachers government agencies, and other international drafting promotional materials preferred; knowledge of Agency for public and private schools, especially in organizations. Qualifications: experience in program Russian; familiarity with politics, history, and economics small, rural districts. Duties: involve typical classroom management and development; experience managing staff of the NIS preferred. For application information, please assignments in all K-12 academic areas. Qualifications: and budgets; fluent English, written and oral; working contact David Froman at <email@example.com>; bachelors degree; teacher certification preferred, but not proficiency in Russian desirable; experience living/ Web site: <www.mac.doc.gov/sabit/sabit.html>. required. Salary: $20-40K. Send résumé to: Southern working in the former Soviet Union. Send résumé and Teachers Agency, 7 Elliewood Ave., Suite 2A, cover letter, referencing job # 201-PC, to: Cindy Marino, VARIOUS Nationwide Charlottesville, VA 22903-2603. fax: (804) 295-6448; Project HOPE, Carter Hall Lane, Millwood, VA 22646; Positions available with the Immigration and Web site: <www.southernteachers.com>. fax: (540) 837-9052; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Naturalization Service for openings in San Jose, Fresno, San Francisco, Sacramento, Detroit , Portland, Houston, ASSOCIATE Washington, DC ENTREPRENEURSHIP DIRECTOR Arlington, VA Helena, Chicago, Harlingen, San Antonio, Guam, Position available with the Higher Achievement Program Position available with Ashoka, an international nonprofit Honolulu, Anchorage, Seattle, Phoenix, and San Diego. in development and communications. Duties: works on organization that identifies and invests in social Duties: review applications and conduct interviews to foundation requests/reports, special events, annual appeal, entrepreneurs around the world. Duties: accelerates the determine eligibility for naturalization and citizenship. corporate cultivation, marketing, and public relations. growth and impact of American and Canadian social Salary range: GS-7 to 9/11 levels ($29,200-$43,300, Qualifications: BA/BS; two or more years of development/ entrepreneurs; frequent travel required. Qualifications: depending on location and grade) with promotion potential nonprofit experience. Salary DOE. Fax résumé to (202) strong background in organizational development; to GS-12. To obtain additional information and application 842 5123 or call John at (202) 842-5116 for more exceptional analytic, interpersonal, and communication material, please go to <www.usajobs.opm.gov>; call information. skills. Forward cover letter, salary requirements, and (478) 757-3000 or (415) 844-5110; or send an e-mail résumé to: Ashoka, Attn. Director of Entrepreneurship message to <email@example.com>. *CASEWORKER Baltimore, MD Services Search Committee, 1700 North Moore St., Suite Positions available with The Choice Programs, nonprofit 2000, Arlington, VA, 22209; fax (703) 527-8383; Web NURSES Nationwide community-based programs working with at-risk youth. site: <www.ashoka.org> and <www.changemakers.net>. Positions available at 11 sites in Miami, Texas, California, Duties: conduct client intake and assessment interviews; and New York with Immigration Health Services. Duties: establish goal-orientated service and educational plans; REGIONAL ORGANIZER Chicago, IL provide health care to detainees of the Immigration and develop activity plans; does informal counseling, advocacy, Position available with Co/Motion, Alliance for Justice Naturalization Service in accredited clinic settings. and monitoring of these youth. Qualifications: some program, a nonprofit that provides advocacy training, Qualifications: knowledge of correctional nursing a plus; evening and weekend work; bachelors degree required; direct action organizing, and technical assistance to youth ability to speak Spanish highly desirable. Salary dependent automobile and valid drivers license required. Salary: ages 15-25 who want to engage in social change. Duties: on training and education. Contact: Lt. John David or $21K. Send résumé and cover letter to: Sherry Smith, The develops partnerships; technical assistance; facilitates Commander Gilbert Rose at (877) 353-9834; Web site: Choice Programs, 971 Seagull Ave., Baltimore, MD trainings; builds networks; assists with educational <www.inshealth.org>. 21225; fax: (410) 354-4938. materials, newsletters, etc. Qualifications: BA and three years of organizing experience; understanding of direct LPN/RN DOVER, DE action and grassroots organizing; experience with youth; PRIVATE SECTOR Temporary seasonal full-time positions (three months) commitment to justice; able to travel regionally; available with Delmarva Rural Ministries, a nonprofit understands gun violence prevention and socio-economic *EXCHANGE PROGRAM LEADERS Various agency dedicated to providing health care/community issues; Midwest Academy or another direct action Summer leadership positions available with World services to seasonal migrant farmworkers. Duties: assess, organizing training. Compensation: $30-35K. Résumé to: Horizons International, an intercultural youth exchange treats, refers, educates clients in general nursing practice/ Kellye McIntosh, Alliance for Justice, 11 Dupont Circle, program. Duties: leads high school students on community protocol. Qualifications: Valid nursing license; CPT NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20036; fax: (202) 822- service projects to English-speaking islands in the certification; minimum two years of experience in 6068; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Web site: Caribbean, Samoa in the South Pacific, Hawaii, Costa community health; school or family practice setting; <www.comotionmakers.org>. Rica, and Ecuador. Qualifications: high school teaching reliable transportation; good assessment skills. Bilingual experience, Spanish for Costa Rica, and Ecuador. Send (Spanish/English) a plus. Send résumé to: Norma Hunter, PROGRAM OFFICERS San Francisco, CA résumé to: World Horizons, PO Box 662, Bethlehem, CT Delmarva Rural Ministries, 26 Wyoming Ave., Dover, Positions available with Center for Citizen Initiatives 06751; or e-mail: <email@example.com>. DE 19904; fax: (302) 678-3652; e-mail: (CCI), a nonprofit organization based in a national park <firstname.lastname@example.org>. overlooking the San Francisco Bay. Duties: provides business management training in US companies to Russian business owners. For complete job descriptions, visit the Web site <www.ccisf.org>; or e-mail: <email@example.com>. PEACE CORPS *WILDERNESS INSTRUCTORS Tallahassee, FL Positions available with the Hurricane Island Outward Bound School/Southern Programs, a nonprofit organization JOBLINE dedicated to working with at-risk and adjudicated youth in a wilderness, residential, and home setting. Duties: work in the field; work in team situations; teach; oversee safety For a listing of Peace Corps staff positions and a of course and help enhance our community. Qualifications: vacancy announcement, call INFOWORX at: CPR, WFR, and prior experience with teens. All are encouraged to attend an initial training program (occurs (800) 818-9579. NOTE: New job vacancies posted by four times per year). Programs range from 18 to 30 days close of business on Fridays. in wilderness courses and 180 days in residential settings. Send résumé to: Alyse Ostreicher, Staff Developer, HIOBS, 177 Salem Court, Tallahassee, FL 32301; phone: Check it out online! (850) 414-8816; fax: (850) 922-6721; e-mail: All worldwide positions are listed on the World Wide <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Web site: <members.tripod.com/ Web at: <www.peacecorps.gov>. outward.bound>. * Page 2 " " indicates this announcement has appeared in previous Hotlines. DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE Washington, DC VARIOUS POSITIONS North Adams, MA ASSOCIATE San Francisco, CA Position available with EnterpriseWorks Worldwide. Positions available 4/23/01-10/24/01 at a nonprofit Position available in development and communications Duties: designs and implements strategies for obtaining providing environmental, wilderness, and leadership with the Black Coalition on AIDS. Duties: aids in the grants from foundations, corporations, government programs to a culturally diverse group of economically production of all communication materials; assists with agencies and individual donors; writes, edits, proofreads underprivileged New York City public school students. fundraising. Qualifications: ability to multi-task; excellent grant proposals and reports; researches potential donors; Duties: teach students in small (12) coed groups (ages 11- time management skills; excellent verbal, written, and directs contact with donors; maintains fundraising 18); develop and present hands on, outdoor lessons in interpersonal skills; good sense of humor. Salary: $30K- database. Qualifications: excellent writing, ecology, wilderness and leadership skills, group initiatives; $35K. Send résumé/cover letter to: Director of communication, interpersonal, networking, and computer overnight supervision of up to six; co-lead five multi-day Development and Communications, BCA, 1042 skills; team player; have BA (MA a plus); minimum two summer wilderness expeditions. Qualifications: self- Divisadero, San Francisco, CA 94115; e-mail: to three years of successful fundraising or related motivated, patient, enthusiastic, flexible; BA/BS in related <email@example.com>. experience; ability to set priorities and juggle multiple discipline; teaching/interpretation, group management projects; work independently; Raisers Edge proficiency and wilderness leadership experience; first Aid, CPR, and AGRICULTURE AGENT Ladysmith, WI a plus. Salary: mid $30s-40s DOE. Send cover letter, lifeguarding or ability to obtain before starting; Faculty position available with University of Wisconsin- résumé, salary history, three references, and development- commitment to unselfishly serving a diverse, multicultural Extension. Duties: plans, implements, and evaluates related writing sample(s) to: Development Director, 1828 staff/student population. 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Drawer 380, Salter Path, NC 28575; phone: (252) with local nonprofits; lead high adventure activities (white- 247-5600; fax: (252) 247-3290. *RESIDENTIAL CARE WORKERS Sante Fe, NM water rafting and horseback riding); create/lead program Positions available in a variety of residential behavioral activities, and/or facilitate group-building activities. HOUSING CONSULTANT Little Rock and Memphis treatment settings serving Native American youth. Qualifications: excellent organizational, interpersonal, Position available with alt.Consulting, a nonprofit Qualifications: background in behavioral science or and leadership skills; eagerness to inspire youth. Salary: economic development firm serving the Southern U.S. recreation desirable but not required. Training provided. $1,700-$2,500. Send résumé ASAP to: Camp Frederick, and providing professional consulting services to minority- Schedules include week on/week off and continuous care. Box 258, Rogers, OH 44455; phone: (330) 227-3633; fax: owned or rural-based small businesses. Duties: conducts Individuals also needed as relief staff for on-call/part- (330) 227-9005; e-mail: <email@example.com>. organizational assessments of community dev. time positions. Positions available in Santa Fe, NM, corporations and businesses and makes recommendations; Prescott, AZ, Tucson, AZ , and Durango, CO. Wage NURSING INSTRUCTOR Winslow, AZ facilitates strategic and operations planning sessions with varies (dependent upon location and schedule). Indicate Position available with Northland Pioneer College, serving management, board, and staff; implements financial and location preference and send résumé to: IYC, P.O. Box northeastern Arizona, including Navajo, Hopi, and White operations systems necessary for sustainable growth; 1089, Santa Fe, NM 87504-1089; fax: (505) 986-8491. Mountain Apache reservations. Duties: teaches and assists community dev. organizations with commercial supervises students in clinical experiences. Qualifications: revitalization projects, income generating ventures, and DISABILITY SPECIALIST Florida MSN required; three years of teaching experience at post- board development. Qualifications: MBA or accounting Position available as a Head Start disability specialist secondary level preferred; experience in medical/surgical, background preferred; experience working as a housing with Redlands Christian Migrant Assoc., a statewide obstetrical, and pediatric nursing preferred; eligible for developer. Contact Jonathan Harrison, program director, child-care and Head Start agency serving children six registered nursing license in Arizona. Salary range: $30- via e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; or fax: (901) weeks to five years of age. Duties: works with children, 37K. Send cover letter, résumé, copies of transcripts, and 728-5224; Web site: <www.altconsulting.org>. parents, paraprofessional staff, and professionals in a five current professional references with addresses and multicultural setting to coordinate Head Start health and phone numbers to: Personnel Department, Northland OUTDOOR LEADERS Waterbury, VT disability services. Qualifications: special education Pioneer College, P.O. Box 610, Holbrook, AZ 86025. Positions available with the Vermont Youth Conservation teacher (early childhood), RN with community health Corps. Duties: train and supervise small teams of high experience, degree in health education, or related degree RESEARCH ASSOCIATE Columbia, SC school and college-age crewmembers in conservation required; bilingual English/Spanish preferred. Salary $25- Position available at the Center for Child and Family work and education program; build cohesive teams while $36,500. Respond with résumé to: Dana Reeves, Redlands Studies. Duties: conducts program evaluations; assists in completing high priority work projects and facilitating Christian Migrant Association, 402 W Main St., program planning with agencies and organizations; educational activities. Projects include state park Immokalee, FL 34142. manages data systems; analyzes data; writes proposals management, trail construction, and watershed restoration and reports; serves as a member of an evaluation team. in either day or residential settings. Salary: $320-$400 per ESL INSTRUCTORS Arlington, VA Qualifications: three years of experience conducting week plus AmeriCorps Educational Scholarship, room Positions available mornings and evenings beginning applied research; project and/pr program evaluation in and board (depending on position and contract length), 3/26/01 with the Arlington Education and Employment human services; Ph.D. desirable. Some travel required. and paid staff training. 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Areas INTERNATIONAL marine science/sail training program on schooner. Duties: include: program officer, education for nature; functions as active crewmember and instructor; sails ship; communications officer, US ecoregional conservation FIELD COORDINATOR Azerbaijan teaches fourth through twelfth graders on five-day program; senior program officer, toxics; program clerk, Position available with IREX, a nonprofit organization expeditions to Catalina Island. Qualifications: water- endangered spaces; vice president, membership, marketing committed to international education. Duties: recruits oriented person with science degree; teaching and sea and travel. Web site: <www.worldwildlife.org>. Azerbaijani candidates for the ECA-funded Community experience; CPR/first aid/lifeguard certification desired. Connections Program for Azerbaijan; establishes Housing and food provided Monday-Friday only. Season COMMUNICATIONS ASST. Washington, DC temporary offices in target regions; hires and trains local runs 3/126/1 and 9/-11/20. Summer work available. Position available with Population Services International staff; conducts outreach and recruitment; delivers Salary: $50-$75 per day. One-year commitment desired. in behavior change. Duties: assists with developing HIV/ informational lectures; organizes and convenes selection Send résumé and letter to: Tim Hatler, Program Director, AIDS communications campaigns; determines appropriate committees and individual interviews; develops alumni at <firstname.lastname@example.org> or fax: (714) 960-0214. campaign themes; selects and supervises advertising activities for returning participants. Qualifications: agencies; provides technical assistance to field programs bachelors degree or equivalent; knowledge of the ORGANIZER Nationwide for implementing creative strategies. Qualifications: Azerbaijani or Russian language; professional and/or Position available nationwide with Service Employees bachelors in communications, marketing, or related field; living experience in the region; basic knowledge of International Union, an NGO dedicated to improving the two years experience producing generic and branded regional, political, economic, and social issues; knowledge lives of working people and their communities. Duties: communications campaigns in Africa; experience working of computers and relevant software. Contact: IREX/HR/ builds workplace committees to win voice on the job; with advertising agencies. Salary commensurate with CCA, 1616 H St., NW, Washington, DC 20006; fax: (202) improves working conditions of low wage workers. experience. Send résumé and cover letter to: PSI 628-8189; e-mail: <email@example.com>; Web site: Qualifications: activist or organizing experience. Salary Recruitment, REC, 1120 19th Street NW, Washington, <www.irex.org>. $24K-32K in first year. Send résumé to: Michelle Healy, DC 20036; fax: (202) 785-0120; e-mail: SEIU, 1313 L St. NW, Washington, DC 20005; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. UN JR. OFFICERS Cote dIvoire, Nepal, Tanzania <Healym@seiu.org>; Web site: <www.seiujobs.org>. Positions available with United Nations High Commission PROGRAM/RESEARCH ASST. Bethesda, MD for Refugees (UNHCR) and UN World Food Program EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Flexible Position available with Abt Associates for project to (WFP). Current openings: Cote dIvoire, UNHCR refugee Position available working from home with Musical improve sustainability of childrens vaccine programs resettlement officer; Nepal, WFP logistics officer; Bridges, an organization promoting cultural exchange overseas. Duties: supports logistics for short-term activities Tanzania; WFP nutritionist program officer. with Chita Region in eastern Siberia. Duties: carries and consultants; participates in research and review Qualifications: graduate degree in relevant discipline; forward founders vision; implements and follows through process; produces technical reports; disseminates fluency in English and at least one other language. Tax- on fund-raising and public relations plans; initiates new information; monitors project budget; contributes technical free compensation in mid $40s plus benefits. For details, projects in Chita as well as maintain existing ones; makes work, literature reviews, technical meetings, and research contact: Hollis Summers, Department of State, PRM/ and maintains contacts with partner organizations in activities. Qualifications: relevant bachelors degree; MCE, SA-1, L-505, 2402 E. Street, NW, Washington, Siberia; handles administrative and financial tasks. interest in public health; one year related experience; DC; phone: (202) 663-1482; fax: (202) 663-1061; e-mail Qualifications: grant-writing experience helpful. Salary: strong writing and computer skills (Microsoft Word, <email@example.com>. $25K. Send cover letter and résumé to: EXCEL, ACCESS and PowerPoint); overseas experience <Charles.Dickinson@Quest-net.com>; Web site: and/or work with foreign nationals useful; foreign language CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR East Timor <www.musicalbridges.org>. preferred (French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic). Send current Position available in Comorro with International Medical résumé to: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Corps (IMC), a global humanitarian nonprofit organization TEACHERS Tohatchi, NM dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through Positions available Tohatchi High School, a 9-12 school BEHAVIOR CHANGE ADVISOR Washington, DC health care training and medical relief programs. Duties: of 500 Native American students located on the Navajo Position available with Save the Children, an international manages construction crews; ensures health and safety Reservation 25 miles north of Gallup, NM. Openings relief and development organization. Duties: provides codes are met in rehabilitated medical facilities; supervises include: special education, vocational agriculture, leadership in health promotion and behavior change for contractors; delivers project reports to senior staff; monitors alternative education, science, and math teachers. the Saving Newborn Lives (SNL) global initiative; provides project costs. Qualifications: construction project Subsidized housing, certification waivers, higher education technical support and training to health practitioners, management experience; familiarity with structure available. Contact: Don Wetmore or TJ Bentley, Tohatchi community health organizations, and mothers; develops rehabilitation; ability to adapt to a continuously changing High School, PO Box 248, Cougar Trail, Tohatchi, NM culturally appropriate strategies and interventions to environment; excellent communication skills; 87325; phone: (505) 733-2206; fax: (505) 733-2216; e- improve newborn health care services in developing international work experience desired. Please e-mail cover mail: <email@example.com>. counties. Qualifications: masters degree in public health, letter and résumé to: Julia Shea at <firstname.lastname@example.org>. health education or related field; ten years field experience VARIOUS Falls Church, VA designing and implementing behavior change programs, SITE COORDINATOR Dem. Republic of Congo Positions available with the Capital Chapter of the National preferably in Africa or Asia; proven ability to work Position available with Food for the Hungry International. Parkinson Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to serving effectively as a team member, and catalyst for change, Duties: supervises and implements relief efforts. people with Parkinsons disease. Duties: implement the with ability to integrate ideas into programs and services; Qualifications: two years of previous relief program chapters patient services programs; assist on a variety of ability to travel internationally 40% of the time; management experience in a similar position in a projects; maintain member/donor database; provide overall competency in French or other second language desired. developing country; excellent communication and administrative support. Qualifications: BA/BS preferred; For immediate consideration, send résumé and salary interpersonal skills; computer literate; French or Swahili strong organizational and computer skills, especially requirements to: Save the Children, Dept 1328/pc/CR, 54 fluency helpful; USAID project implementation Access/Word; willingness to help and work with people Wilton Road, Westport, CT 06881; fax: (203) 221-4077; experience desired. Send résumés to Scott Allen at with Parkinsons; ability to multi-task. Fax résumé to: e-mail: <email@example.com>. <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Web site: <www.fhi.org>. (703) 991-4921; e-mail: <email@example.com>. INDIA UNIT DIRECTOR Washington, DC ENGLISH TEACHERS South Korea CREW LEADER & FIELD TECH Durango, CO Position available with Grameen Foundation USA, an Positions available at language institutions throughout Field positions available with the Southwest Youth Corps, international nonprofit created to promote micro-credit Korea. Duties: teach English grammar and conversation a nonprofit job training and education organization programs for poverty reduction. Duties: formulates, to children/adults/or both. Salary and Benefits: One year operating throughout Colorado, Utah, Arizona, and New implements, manages, and evaluates the work program full-time job with two week vacation; fully furnished Mexico. Duties: manage program logistics; provide field for the India Unit; mobilizes resources to achieve rapid accommodations; medical care; air fare; overtime pay; a supervision and training; provide leadership to a crew of scaling up of existing Grameen replication programs in monthly salary of approximately 1.5 to 1.8 million KWon 10 young adults, ages 16-23, in a residential setting; help India. Qualifications: five years of experience in micro- (currently about 1,200~1,450 US$). Qualifications: complete remote conservation projects; facilitate education credit in developing country context; facility with Microfin; university degree or two-year diploma and TEFL/TESL/ activities. Qualifications: leadership experience with masters degree; Hindi or other Indian language a plus. TESOL certificate; willingness to experience a new culture. youth; outdoor experience; CPR/First Aid certification; Salary will be commensurate with experience. Send cover Send résumé to LovEnglish, Attn: Ms. Donghae Min, conservation experience; background in education or letter, résumé, and writing sample to: Shirley Foote, Duckwha Bldg. # 401, 444-17 Seokyo-Dong, Mapo-Ku, natural resources a plus. Send cover letter and résumé to: Grameen Foundation USA, 1709 New York Ave., NW, Seoul 121-210, S.Korea; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Southwest Youth Corps, PO Box 2704, Durango, CO Suite 101, Washington, DC 20006; fax: (202) 628-3880. Web site <www.lovenglish.com>. 81302; phone: (970) 259-8607; Web site: <www.southwestyouthcorps.com>. Page 4 * " " indicates this announcement has appeared in previous Hotlines. CHIEF INSTRUCTOR Pakistan RESEARCH ANALYST US Virgin Islands Continued from front page Position available with Pakistani NGO dedicated to Position available in St. Croix at the University of the providing quality education to the underprivileged. Duties: Virgin Islands to assist in conducting greenhouse and to be of service as an important job benefit. I like trains teachers in English language development (TESOL field experiments on vegetable crops. Duties: performs seeing the information I uncover make an impact, or TEFL); improves current teaching methodologies. statistical analyses of research data using says corporate librarian Marie Tirados, manager of Qualifications: MA in ESL, education or a related field; microcomputers; lays out plots; plants, cultivates, and the Business Information Center at Arthur Andersen substantial experience teaching and teacher training, some collects samples; presents papers at scientific meetings; at elementary level. Compensation: high salary for local supervises field staff on day-to-day field operations; Consulting in New York. Doug Kiker, reader ser- standards, living accommodations, transportation, and performs other related duties as assigned. Qualifications: vices librarian at the U.S. National Library of Medi- airfare provided. Please send résumé, cover letter, and bachelors degree in horticulture with concentration in cine, agrees, When people have an urgent need to three references to Ayesha Nawaz, phone: (303) 683-9167; plant science or agronomy; preference given to research know something, it gives you a good feeling to be fax: (303) 683-0155; e-mail: <email@example.com>. and production experience in vegetable crops, cropping systems, low input sustainable vegetable production in able to help them. *ESL INSTRUCTORS Taichung, Taiwan the tropics; strong supervisory skills and computer And helping people extends beyond finding Positions available with the Columbia Consulting Group skills. Salary range: $25,428-39,039. Send letter of facts. I have the opportunity to open up new worlds for RPCVs who are willing to commit a year or two to application, official college transcript, and three for people, says Roberta Sibley, a school librarian provide English instruction to adults. Qualifications: at reference letters by 3/5/01to: Dr. James Rakocy, least a BA (any field) with a minimum of two years of Director, University of the Virgin Islands, RR2 Box in Birmingham, Mich. As Fred Fishel, a public ser- teaching experience. Salary: $1,833/month. Company will 10,000, Kingshill, St. Croix 00850. vices librarian at the public library in Queens, N.Y., provide work permit for qualified applicants, health puts it, Theres nothing like seeing the Aha! mo- insurance, paid vacation after one year of service and POPULATION FELLOWS Worldwide ment. Helping someone discover something and special incentive bonuses. Please send cover letter with a The Population Fellows Programs offer two-year detailed résumé via e-mail to: Jeffrey Conrad, manager, professional fellowships to individuals with graduate achieve a new understanding is the most rewarding Language Department, Columbia Consulting Group, at degrees in population, environment, and development- part of my work. <firstname.lastname@example.org>. related areas. Population Fellows are placed with RESOURCE DEV. ASSOCIATE South Africa organizations working to improve family planning and Drawbacks reproductive health programs in the developing world. Position available in Johannesburg with Habitat for Population-Environment Fellows work on projects that Like all occupations, librarianship has drawbacks. Humanity International. Duties: supports resource combine assistance for threatened environments with Some librarians feel the stress of time pressure, development activities in the South Africa national office attention to the population dynamics and reproductive especially when patrons expect the speed of Internet by setting up and maintaining a donor database; corresponds health needs of the communities living within them. searches. People come in with large projects and a with donors and potential donors; hosts short term mission Fellows receive a professional-level stipend and teams; researches; writes grants. Qualifications: bachelors benefits. Please contact: The Population Fellows deadline only hours away, says Tirados. Usually, degree; one-year experience in a resource development Programs, University of Michigan, 1214 South she enjoys the rushespecially when shes working office; experience living abroad. Compensation includes University, 2nd Floor, Ann Arbor MI 48104-2548; with a team of librarians to get the job donebut $425/month, housing, health insurance, dependent phone: (734) 763-9456; fax: (734) 647-0643; e-mail: sometimes, she feels harried. allowance, and other benefits. To apply, send cover letter <email@example.com> or <firstname.lastname@example.org>. and résumé to 322 W. Lamar St., Americus, GA 31709; e- Web site: <www.sph.umich.edu/pfps>. Catalogers, too, face time-related stress. Often, mail: <IPP@hfhi.org> (no attachments please); fax: (912) materials come into the library faster than they can be 924-0641; Web site: <www.habitat.org>. cataloged, saddling librarians with a work queue. Backlogs are a challenge, says Jacobs. I want to get them done fast because if Im working on a book, no one can read it until I finish cataloging it. The fast pace means that many librarians cant How Will YOU Celebrate find time to read the books they organize. At times, Peace Corps Day? some miss the bookish emphasis of traditional library work. In high schools, we cant have as many reading programs as we used to because information March 1, 2001 technology takes so much teaching time, says Sibley. Another drawback is dealing with troublesome patrons. The most unpleasant part of Fishels job is handling annoyed customers. Especially difficult is requesting fines for overdue books. Occasionally, Celebrate the Peace Corps 40th birthday on March 1 by speaking in a class- patrons berate librarians at the circulation desk. room or to a community or professional group in your neighborhood. Make it Sibley also has a few unruly patrons at school. more festive by inviting other RPCVs to join you. Stereotypes to the contrary, she says, hers isnt a quiet job. Sibley likes the energy, but occasionally she has If you have not done so already, sign up to receive a free presentation kit with to enforce library etiquette. souvenirs for the audience, a poster, and other materials to help you prepare Library work has some physical demands, too. for and promote the day. Although some library materials are digital, refer- ence librarians still lift and carry books, and some Check the Peace Corps Web site for more informa- librarians climb ladders to reach high stacks. Librar- ians sometimes shelve books themselves. tion: <www.peacecorps.gov>. Keeping up with change can also be hard work. Librarians undergo constant training as new tools Sign up today! emerge. For many librarians, technological innova- Call 800-424-8580, press 2, then ext. 1961 tion is both stimulating and tiring. I think its excit- E-mail: <email@example.com> ing to see all the new things we can do, says Copes, but as a librarian, you can spend your whole life chasing technology. Page 5 PROGRAM DIRECTOR Phuket, Thailand *TULANE UNIVERSITY New Orleans, LA VOLUNTEER ADVISORS Washington, DC Positions available with Quest-Laguna Phuket Adventure. Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Positions available with Citizens Democracy Corps Duties: plan and review programs; facilitate groups; Medicine has rolling admissions and is now accepting (CDC), an international economic dev. nonprofit maintain equipment. Qualifications: experience in field; applications for summer and fall 2001 entrance from organization, for experienced volunteers with current first aid; enthusiasm; ability to maintain humor RPCVs interested in public health. For more information, backgrounds in ESL, TOEFL, and curriculum through long days; preparedness for living abroad. Benefits: contact: Veronica Rodriguez, Peace Corps Coordinator, development for two- to four-week assignments in Odessa return flight; medical and dental coverage; accommodation; phone: (800) 676-5389 or direct (504) 988-6737; e-mail: and Sevastopol, Ukraine, beginning May 2001. Please duty meals; laundry; paid vacation; public holidays and <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Web site: <www.sph.tulane.edu>. visit <www.cdc.org> for additional project descriptions. sick days; approximately $800/month. To apply: fax or e- If interested, please send résumé to: Citizens Democracy mail cover letter, résumé and references to: Manager, *HELLER GRADUATE SCHOOL Waltham, MA Corps, Attn. Lilo Zsolnay, 1400 I Street, NW, Suite 1125, Quest Laguna Phuket Adventure, fax: 66 76 324 058; e- The Heller Graduate School at Brandeis University offers Washington, DC 20005; e-mail: <email@example.com>. mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. For more information, a Masters Program in Health and Human Services please go to <www.lagunaphuket.com/quest>. Management combining cutting-edge management training FARM INTERNS Brodhead, WI and social policy analysis for graduates to design effective Positions available at Scotch Hill Farm, serving area POLIO ERADICATION Worldwide programs and lead organizations into the future. The south of Madison with 50 vegetable/herb varieties in 20- Twelve-week volunteer health positions available in Africa, Master of Management and MBA (human services) are week season. Registered dairy goats, some sheep, and Asia, and E. Mediterranean with The Centers for Disease offered on a full- and part-time basis and begin in June poultry. Farmstead milk soap production. Duties: milk Control and Prevention in collaboration with the World 2001. Students can concentrate in a number of policy animals; work in organic garden; help bale hay; operate Health Organization and UNICEF beginning in early areas, including health, child, youth, and family services light equipment; make soap and cheese; help with market May. One-week training required in Atlanta from 4/30-5/ and elder and disabled services. Applications for the full- sales and community supported agriculture deliveries. 4/01. Duties: participate in three-month short-term time masters program will be accepted now through 2/15/ Room, board, monetary stipend. Farm participates in consultations to assist with polio eradication in endemic 01. Heller also offers a Ph.D. in social policy. RPCVs are Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training. countries; work at the district level along with national entitled to waive the $50 application fee. For more Contact Tony or Dela Ends, 910 Scotch Hill Road, counterpart. The work focuses on acute flaccid paralysis information please call Heller Admissions at (800) 279- Brodhead, WI 53520; phone: (608) 897-4288. surveillance, including other activities such as National 4105; e-mail: <email@example.com>; Web site: Immunizations Days, routine EPI integrated surveillance, <heller.brandeis.edu>. INTERNSHIPS Arlington, VA house-to-house immunizations, polio case-investigation Positions available with Partners for Development (PFD), and follow-up. Benefits: training, per diem, and travel UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Seattle, WA a private nonprofit organization with programs in expenses (no salary). Qualifications: graduate degree or The Evans School of Public Affairs at University of Cambodia and Bosnia-Herzegovina. Duties: provides licensure in a health field and at least three years of work Washington offers a Masters in Public Administration program and admin. support; helps with fundraising/ experience; or at least five years of relevant work experience that is designed for present and future leaders of the public public relations. Qualifications: able to commit to one (in disease surveillance, field epidemiology, and mass and nonprofit sectors. The program emphasizes broad- semester with possible shorter/longer stints; advanced immunization services or programs). Please e-mail a CV based public policy analysis and management knowledge degree candidate preferred; interest in international relief/ (include language abilities and prior international work while students pursue one or more specialized policy development; self-reliant problem-solver; team player; experience) and three references to Amanda White at fields. Emphasis areas include international affairs, excellent communications skills; ability to thrive in <firstname.lastname@example.org>. environmental policy, education, and social policy. There multiple-deadline, sometimes stressful environment. is also a certificate program in international development Compensation: transport stipend initially; increase policy and management. Contact: Evans School of Public dependent on performance and budget. Send cover letter EDUCATION Affairs, 109 Parrington Hall, Box 353055, University of and résumé to: Partners for Development, Intern Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-3055; phone: (206) 543- Coordinator; 1320 Fenwick Lane, Suite 406, Silver Spring, *U. OF WISCONSIN-MADISON Madison, WI 4900; Web site: <evans.washington.edu>; e-mail: MD 20910; fax: (301) 608-0822; e-mail: Prepare for careers outside of academia requiring a strong <email@example.com>. <firstname.lastname@example.org>. knowledge of French, communication, and cross-cultural analysis skills through the Professional French Masters *GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY Fairfax, VA Program (PFMP). All PFMP students take classes in Teach overseas via George Mason Universitys Fast Train AMERICORPS/VISTA French language and culture within the French Department, Programan alternative route to elementary and secondary complemented by coursework in the department of a teacher licensure and international school teaching. VISTA LEADER Bradford County, PA chosen concentration area: business, education, European Program consists of six courses which can be taken over a Position available with the American Cancer Society. Union affairs, international development, or media/arts/ one-year period, either full or part-time. Tuition for the Duties: coordinates a grassroots community organization cultural production. PFMP students can earn a 20-credit elementary program is charged at the in-state rate ($562.50/ project; coordinates 12 AmeriCorps*VISTA Members professional graduate certificate or a 30-credit professional class). Participants can enroll in any semester and there is organizing American Cancer Society volunteers. The Master of French Studies degree. Students also do a no application deadline. A masters degree is available VISTAs, working in pairs, are organizing groups of professional internship abroad, in a business or organization with five additional classes. For more information, please American Cancer Society volunteers into a multipurpose, directly related to the students chosen concentration area. visit the Web site: <gse.gmu.edu/fasttrain> or contact: countywide, self-governing nonprofit organization and For more information, send an e-mail to: Jack Levy or Lynn Walker Levy, Fast Train, George School Health Councils. VISTAs receive ongoing training <email@example.com>; Web site: Mason University, MS 4B3, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444; in community organizing, cancer prevention, and <polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/frit/french/graduate/profma.htm>. phone: (703) 993-3689; fax: (703) 993-3336; e-mail: professional fundraising campaigns. For more <firstname.lastname@example.org > or <email@example.com>. information, contact Charles Haun, project supervisor, at CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY Washington, DC <firstname.lastname@example.org> or call (570) 326-4149. The Community/Public Health Advanced Nurse Specialist Program prepares nurses for advanced practice in INTERN/VOLUNTEER VARIOUS Maine community-based care of vulnerable people. The Positions available statewide. Watershed educator duties: curriculum is designed to develop theoretical, clinical and FARM TRAINING ASSISTANT Kalamazoo, MI recruit and train volunteers; teach environmental cultural competence in the design, delivery and evaluation Positions available with Tilllers International. Duties: education. Watershed educator qualifications: college of population-based health programs; case-finding and teach low-capital appropriate technologies for rural areas. degree or equivalent experience. Field team duties: preventative health services. The framework integrates Program features ox- and horse-powered farming and construct and maintain trails. Field team qualifications: public and community health concepts related to the care support skills in blacksmithing and woodworking. must be aged 17 or older with a high school diploma or of mothers, children and adults and addresses public and Qualifications: experience in teaching, writing, GED. Salary: annual living stipend of $9K, health private health care safety nets. Scholarships available. photography, video, or desktop publishing a plus. Draft insurance, deferred federal student loans, extensive Apply now for summer and fall classes. Discounted tuition animal power skills are taught on the job as well as training, and an educational award of $2,364 for six- in summer. Contact Sr. Rosemary Donley, PhD, ANP, farming, gardening, blacksmithing, and woodworking. month positions; $1,182 for three-month positions. FAAN, The Catholic University of America, (202) 319- Openings for early March. Modest stipend and housing. Positions start in March, April, and May 2001. Year- 6462; e-mail: <email@example.com>. Send résumé, letter of application, and phone numbers for round positions start in Sept. 2001. For more information two references to: Richard Roosenberg, Tillers or an application, contact: Maine Conservation Corps, International, 5239 South 24th St., Kalamazoo MI; phone: Attn. Christine Wolff, 124 State House Station, Augusta, (616) 344-3233; Web site: <www.wmich.edu/tillers>. ME 04333-0124; phone: (207) 287-6914; fax: (207) 287- 3611; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. * Page 6 " " indicates this announcement has appeared in previous Hotlines. REGIONAL PLANNING Anchorage, AK Position available with VISTA Alaska, Division of Community and Business Development. (Position in Crisis Corps In Need of Volunteers to Aid rural Alaska may require extensive travel.) Duties: analyzes village, tribal, and city council needs; El Salvador Earthquake Victims, HIV/AIDS documents current, planned, and future infrastructure needs, governmental capacity, current businesses, and In Africa, and Bosnia Businesses possible future economic development; reviews any economic or infrastructure development that has already Crisis Corps is recruiting Volunteers to aid in earthquake relief efforts in El Salvador. taken place in each community. Qualifications: RPCVs with strong Spanish skills and backgrounds in housing construction, water sys- experience and/or education in public administration, tems, logistics, and community development are encouraged to apply. community planning, rural development, or related field. Please submit résumé to: Alice W. Stonecipher, VISTA Leader, Division of Community and Business Crisis Corps is also recruiting Volunteers who will serve in a range of assignments in Development, 550 W. 7th Avenue, Suite 1790, Bosnia beginning in April 2001. RPCVs with Slavic language skills and any number of Anchorage, AK 99501-3510; phone: (907) 269-4561; academic backgrounds, including urban planning, business finance, income generation, fax: (907) 269-4539; e-mail <email@example.com>. and agriculture should submit an application. COORDINATOR New York, NY Additionally, Crisis Corps is recruiting for several HIV/AIDS-related assignments in Kenya, Position available in program outreach with Project Tanzania, Malawi, and Zambia. RPCVs who have served in Africa are encouraged to apply. Enterprise, a nonprofit organization that provides micro loans and technical assistance to low-income entrepreneurs. Duties: improves tools to measure impact; Assignments are for six months beginning in early April. Examples (all Bosnia except the first finds guest speakers; fundraises; recruits new borrowers. one) include: Qualifications: excellent research and writing skills; knowledge of computer databases; ability to Construction, water systems, logistics, community development: Several RPCVS are communicate professionally in person and in writing; desired for reconstruction efforts in El Savador. comfortable with public speaking. Salary: AmeriCorps/ VISTA living stipend; medical coverage; childcare and education grant. Send résumé to: Tracy Anderson, NGO Management and Training Volunteer: One RPCV with Slavic language and train- Program Officer, 144 West 125th Street, 4th Floor, New ing and conflict resolution skills is needed. York, NY 10027; fax: (212) 678-6737, e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; or Web site for Billing and Receipting Analysis and Design Volunteer: One RPCV with an MBA or complete description: <www.projectenterprise.org>. BA and experience in business finance and public billing experience is needed. LANDSCAPE DESIGNER Central City, PA Business Finance and Operations Mgmt. Volunteer: Two RPCVs with minimum good Position available with AMD and ART. Duties: develops conceptual designs; inventories and analyzes sites; working knowledge of Slavic language (fluency in BH preferred). Both requrie an MBA develops sites; writes researches grants; community or BA and experience; one with specialty in finance; other in operations/mgmt. outreach, supports office. Qualifications: landscape architecture or related design background; must work Urban Planning Specialist Volunteer: One RPCV with a degree in planning; minimum well in a team setting; creative, community-oriented, of five years of experience and good working knowledge of a Slavic language. and well organized; strong hand graphic skills; excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to meet Agriculture Specialist Volunteer: One RPCV with an agriculture degree and working multiple deadlines. Stipend/Benefits: $9K living knowledge of a Slavic language. allowance for year-long commitment; $4,750 education award after each year for past/future education expenses; interest on school loans deferred during service; health Agricultural Extension Volunteer: One RPCV with a degree and/or agriculture experi- coverage, life insurance, and childcare supplements are ence. Also requires community organizing and needs assessment skills and two years of available. Send or email a letter of interest and résumé work experience in a Slavic country. No Slavic language skills needed. by 3/ 1/01 to: Ellen Micoli, AMD&ART, Inc., 411 Third Avenue, Johnstown, PA 15906; phone: (814) 539-5357; RPCVs interested in these assignments should submit an application and résumé to the Crisis fax: (814) 539-4345; e-mail: <email@example.com>; Web Corps. An application form can be downloaded from the Crisis Corps Web site at: site: <www.amdandart.org>. <www.peacecorps.gov/crisiscorps>; or call 800-424-8580, ext. 2250; or e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. CAMPUS COMPACT VISTA Montana Positions available with the Montana Campus Compact (MTCC), a nonprofit organization committed to *WESTERN ILLINOIS U. Macomb, IL renewing the public purposes of higher education. Duties: work with college and university campuses to engage PEACE CORPS FELLOWS Western Illinois University is seeking RPCVs for Spring 2001 and Fall 2001 enrollment in their Fellows/USA citizens in community service; increase volunteer Program in rural community development leading to a opportunities and resources to assist low-income *JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY Baltimore, MD masters degree. Academic programs include: MBA, populations; build infrastructure and raise funds to The School of Nursing offers a program of study for students economics, community health and health services support volunteerism as a solution to social problems. who possess an undergraduate or graduate degree in a management, geography (rural and regional planning), VISTA Members receive a modest living allowance, discipline other than nursing. RPCVs can study through a political science (public administration), and recreation, health care, and an education award of $4725 at the end two-year traditional program or a 13-month accelerated park, and tourism administration. Fellows spend one year of their service term. Deadline for applications: 2/23/01. program, leading to a BS degree, with a major in nursing. A assigned to a rural community working full-time on local To apply, send a résumé to: The Montana Campus Community Outreach Program, Birth Companion Program, development projects, such as downtown revitalization or Compact, 302 University Hall Missoula, MT 59812; e- and a Direct Entry to Combined BS to MSN Program are organization building. Fellows receive a graduate mail: <email@example.com>. available. Majors include, but are not limited to: nurse assistantship during campus coursework, and a monthly practitioner; clinical specialist; community health nursing; stipend during the community internship. Contact: Carolyn joint MSN/MPH. For more information, contact: Johns Lawrence, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs, 503 Currens Hopkins University School of Nursing, Office of Admissions Hall, Western Illinois University, One University Circle, and Student Services, 525 North Wolfe St., Baltimore, MD Macomb, IL 61455; phone: 800-526-9943 or (309) 298- 21205; phone: (410) 955-7548; e-mail: 2268; fax (309) 298-2142; e-mail: <CA- <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Web site: <www.son.jhmi.edu>. Lawrence@wiu.edu>; Web site: <www.iira.org/fellows>. Page 7 Peace Corps First Class Mail Washington, DC 20526 Postage & Fees paid OFFICIAL BUSINESS Peace Corps PENALTY FOR PRIVATE USE $300 Permit No. G 264 Return Service Requested When responding to a listing: please indicate with a cover letter that you are a Returned not be posted on bulletin boards or passed on to non-RPCVs. 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