Volunteer Opportunities  

Data Scientists  

Data Scientist / Researcher 
Project: Impact of Social Media on Arts & Culture
Mission: Predictive Modeling of Impact of Social Media on Arts Organizations (Clean Dataset available) 
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 5 days

Data Scientist
Project: Homelessness Research
Mission: Predictive Modeling of Homelessness Related Dataset - Senior Researcher (Big Data) 
Location: NYC
Time Investment: t.b.d. 

Data Scientist 
Project: Homelessness Research
Mission: Predictive Modeling of Homelessness Related Dataset- Junior Researcher (Big Data) 
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: t.b.d. 

Data Scientist
Mission: Predictive Modeling of Educational Data of a 3rd World School
Project: 3rd world School Tracking 
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: 4-6 hrs

Business

Project Manager(s)
Projects: Prescription Drug abuse, Homelessness, Education Technology, Arts & Culture
Mission: Manage Research and Tech Projects 
Location: NYC
Time Investment: t.b.d. 

Digital Marketer
Project: Open Data Platform
Mission: Promotion of Open Data Platform, Sponsorhip & Data donation acquisition
Location: Remote, NYC

Time Investment: Flexible part time, ongoing 

 

 

Visualization Experts, Creatives, Storytellers 

Data Visualization Expert (GIS) 
Project: Volunteer Database Japan 
Mission: Data Story of Volunteer Deployment in Fukushima (Dataset available) 
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 2-5 days

Data Visualization Expert (GIS) 
Project: Poetry Data 
Mission: Visual Storytelling of "United States of Poetry" Visualize dataset of 75,000 poem submissions
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 2-5 days

Graphic Designer 
Project: Impact of Social Media on Arts & Culture
Mission: Infographic for Arts & Culture related data
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 2-3 days 

Creative Copywriter
Project: Open Data Platform
Mission: Branding Copy for
Open Data Platform

Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 2-3 days 

Creative Copywriter
Project: Impact of Social Media on Arts & Culture
Mission: Infographic Copy for Arts & Culture
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 2-3 days

 

 

Social Media  & Content Management

Market Researcher
Project: Homelessness Research
Mission: Analysis of Homelessness related questionnaire (very small dataset) 
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 8hrs

Social Media Strategist
Project: Impact of Social Media on Arts & Culture
Mission: Strategy support for studying Impact of social media on Arts Organization
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: ~ 8hrs

Social Media Manager
Project: SumAll.org Website
Mission: Social Media Manager: Manage SumAll.org Social Media Channels
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: 4-6 hrs / week

Blogger
Project: SumAll.org Website
Mission: Write blogposts about sumall.org projects, social topics and interesting people
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: 4-6 hrs / week

Website Manager
Project: Open Data Platform
Mission: Manage data updates for new Open Data platform, gather data donations
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: 4-6 hrs / week

Website Manager
Project: SumAll.org Website
Mission: Manage SumAll.org website 
Location: Remote, NYC
Time Investment: 4-6 hrs / week

 

Data Science Internship

  • Expertise: Data Science, Data Research
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Type: Internship
  • Experience: Any

Perfect opportunity for upcoming data scientists and researchers to gain real-world problem solving experience with large, civic datasets.

We are looking for a Data Science / Data Research intern to help us dive into new data, link data-sets, prepare & clean data, connect to APIs and generate initial basic visualizations and research insights. Relevant skills: Whatever it takes to handle large datasets to gather actionable insights: R, Python, MySql, development skills. Knowledge of rapid data visualization & exploration tools (e.g. Tableau, CartoDB, ESRI, ... ), academic or business research background a plus.

Tell us more about yourself
Internship Form