Job Title:Student Volunteer - Unpaid Externship
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Patent and Trademark Office
Job Announcement Number:OUS-2013-0002
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|$0.00 to $0.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, February 12, 2013 to Tuesday, February 26, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|This is a Full-Time or Part-time, Temporary, student - appointment in the Excepted Service.|
|FEW vacancies -
New York - New York, NY, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
Individuals currently accepted for enrollment OR currently enrolled in a qualifying educational institution, as defined by 5 CFR 362.102, on a full or half-time basis.
This position is not in a bargaining unit.
Join the team! The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is the nations largest intellectual property entitiy and we are seeking ambitious students for one-of-a-kind opportunities! The USPTO is seeking students to fill either full-time or part-time unpaid extern postions both immediately and for the summer months.
Just announced! Our agency was recently named one of the best places to work in the Federal government by the Partnership for Public Service!
The USPTO is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, and has over 11,600 employees, including engineers, scientists, attorneys, analysts, IT specialists, etc. all dedicated to accomplishing the USPTO's mission, vision, strategic goals and guiding principles.
Please visit our website for more information on USPTO http://www.usptocareers.gov to learn more.
Serving the economic interests of America for more than 200 years. The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is responsible for granting US intellectual property rights for patents and trademarks and providing inventors exclusive rights over their discoveries. It's an effort that contributes to a strong global economy, encourages investment in innovation, and cultivates an entrepreneurial spirit in the 21st century.
This service will be in support of a new program in New York City. Press release is here: http://www.uspto.gov/news/pr/2012/12-62.jsp. This is volunteer service which offers opportunities to work directly with the Innovation and Outreach Coordinator on various projects specific to that initiative. The program is intended to give students an opportunity to experience what it's like to work for a federal agency, as well as interact with experts in several disciplines, explore opportunities and develop or enhance personal and professional skills.
To learn more, please visit http://tech.cornell.edu.
- You must be currently accepted or enrolled in a qualifying institution.
- You must complete a student agreement with the USPTO.
- You must be lawfully admitted to the U.S. as a permanent resident
- or otherwise authorized to be employed in the U.S.