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Intern: Healthy streets

The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP)


7 Feb 2023

28 Feb 2023




Job description

ITDP India is looking to hire a Research Intern - Healthy Streets with an interest in research on urban design, urban planning, transport systems, or public policy. The ideal candidate must be passionate about creating streets and cities that prioritises walking, cycling, and public transport, proficient in preparing high-quality graphic content, and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. The selected candidate will work closely with ITDP India’s programmatic team that is working in Chennai.

  • A degree in urban design, urban planning, or other relevant fields.
  • Post-graduate degree in a similar discipline will be an advantage.
  • Excellent graphic skills to effectively communicate ideas
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and MS Office is required. Knowledge of GIS would be a plus.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and collaborate with teams.
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills.
  • Preference is given to those with prior experience in the urban development/transport sector.
  • Ability to communicate in Tamil.
About the organisation

The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) works with cities worldwide to promote transport solutions that reduce traffic congestion, air pollution, and greenhouse emissions while improving urban livability and economic opportunity. ITDP is a not-for-profit organisation with its headquarters in New York City. ITDP works in South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, India, China, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico, and the United States. Since 2021, ITDP is represented in India by ITDP Pvt Ltd and works with governments, multilateral agencies, and civil society to make visible, on-the-ground improvements by providing technical expertise, policy solutions, research publications, and training programmes.

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