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Jobs, Opportunities & Resources

Student Jobs and Fellowships

Policy Assistant: Application Deadline February 20, 2018, 5pm

The role of the Policy Assistant is to help with the Berkeley Food Institute’s policy program. This position works closely with the BFI Policy Director, with additional interaction with the full BFI staff. Key tasks include assistance with the policy section of the BFI website, Salesforce data, policy-related events, and more. More information and apply here.

Food Recovery Program Campus Kitchen Advocate: Application Deadline February 20, 2018, 5pm

This student position, directly supervised by staff at the Berkeley Student Food Collective, will act as a principal student representative, advocate, liaison, researcher, developer, storyteller, and visionary facilitating and assisting the creation of a centralized kitchen. More information and apply here.

Food Recovery Coordinator: Application Deadline February 20, 2018, 5pm

The Food Recovery Coordinator will work under the guidance of the Campus Gardens Coordinator and the Basic Needs Coordinator team to manage the launch and operations of the Food Recovery Program. The Coordinator will use the framework developed by the Food Recovery Coalition and ongoing meetings with the Coalition to guide and shape the Program. More information and apply here.

Student Opportunities Newsletter

Sign up for the weekly BFI Student Opportunities Newsletter to keep in touch with food-related student opportunities on and off-campus, including internship and job postings, scholarships, volunteering, community events, and more! Check out the archives here.

Complete this form if you would like to advertise a food-related opportunity in our Student Opportunities newsletter.

Food and Agriculture-Related Organizations

Interested in getting involved but not sure where to start? BFI has compiled a list of over 300 organizations related to sustainable food and agriculture. Use control+F to search by key words, location, or scope. Click here to access the list.

Additional Professional Development Resources

Here are some additional resources to assist you with finding internship, job, and volunteer opportunities, including: