The Texas Youth Action Network is growing. We’re seeking talented people to join a team implementing a statewide project that incorporates youth voice into organizational planning and policy making through youth-adult partnerships. The positions are based in College Station, TX at Texas A&M University’s Public Policy Research Institute.
Research Specialist II in Youth Development
We are seeking an individual with knowledge of evidence-based practices in youth development and youth-related programming. The ideal applicant will build on experience in youth development and youth service programs to identify and deliver individualized training and technical assistance solutions to help organizations resolve challenges and increase youth engagement capacity. In addition to helping implement the TYAN model, the Research Specialist II in Youth Development will also perform basic to intermediate research under supervision of the principal investigator and with support from team members. If this opportunity sounds interesting to you, we encourage you to apply today!
Senior Research Associate/Communications Specialist
PPRI is looking for a creative team player to develop and implement an integrated communication strategy for the Texas Youth Action Network. In the role of Senior Research Associate/Communications Specialist you will organize and maintain a comprehensive website and social media presence, conduct outreach through conference exhibits, cultivate a network of organizations promoting youth voice and youth empowerment, and assist with the specific communication needs of other project teams. Requires good organizational skills, experience with multiple communications platforms and marketing approaches, and knowledge of publishing, graphics, website, and presentation software. If this sounds like the job for you, we encourage you to apply today!