• About Iowa Scientist

    Iowa Scientist is a start-up news and information service covering public policy, with an initial focus on the gaming industry and sports betting. We provide subscribers data to make decisions. Our team‘s focus is publishing research-based narrative journalism and nonpartisan public policy insights. We’re committed to providing in-depth research, original reporting, commentary and data analyses on Iowa policy issues. Interns will work on substantive projects, including original reporting for news articles, policy commentary, database development and analysis, data visualizations (including graphic design with a focus on infographics).
  • Apply for academic internship and contract opportunities

    The priority deadline for Spring Semester 2020 (mid-Feb.-May) internships is Mon., Feb. 3. Additional intern, part-time and contract applications will be considered on a rolling basis. At this time, Iowa Scientist does not have full-time employment opportunities available. The company has a particular need for entrepreneurial-minded individuals interested in critical operations, such as business development (subscription sales, sponsored content) and developing the capacity to conduct public policy surveys of Iowans.
  • Personal Information

  • name@domain.com
  • Current job title or role (student, etc.)
  • Current company, organization or academic institution.
  • Application

    Please select up to three desired roles.
    Please select up to three majors, specialties, policy preferences that best illustrate your career interests, background or experience.
    Spring Internship, Summer Internship, Fall Internship (2020), Contract, Columnist; Note: At this time, Iowa Scientist does not offer full-time employment opportunities.
  • Are you located (or planning to relocate) near Des Moines, Dubuque or outside those Iowa communities?
  • Rough level of time commitment desired/available.
  • Please provide a cover letter customized regarding the position.
  • Accepted file types: pdf.
    .PDF files only.
  • Please provide a link to your portfolio website or LinkedIn profile, if applicable.