Public Management Fellow

City of Wichita, KS

Job Details

  • Job Function: Intern
  • Salary: $35,000
  • Position Type: Other
  • Population: 389,965
  • Where: 455 N Main Stn, Wichita, KS
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Dec 17 2018

Deadline: Feb 8 2019


The Public Management Fellowship program is located in Wichita, Kansas and accepts applicants that are nearly completed in coursework toward a Masters of Public Administration, Masters of Public Policy, Masters of Political Science, Masters of Business Administration, Juris Doctorate (JD) degree or other relevant degree and/or experience. The fellowship experience allows students the opportunity to gain valuable career-related experience in virtually all areas of municipal operations.

Fellows will be involved in research, analytical work and managing special projects. Management Fellows perform their work in the City Manager's Office and are offered opportunities to work with various government departments.

Public Management Fellow positions are for a 12-month period (approximately June through May) and are eligible for City Health and Dental insurance, Holiday Pay and Sick Leave (not subject to the six-month probationary rule). Professional leave associated with their academic program is also available.

Complete and submit the electronic application. Please remember to follow the directions and attach the following supplementary materials:
•A cover letter stating interest and intent;
•A current resume including education, universities attended, degree awarded and completion dates;
•Scanned or an electronic copy of your official undergraduate and graduate transcripts;
•A response to the writing prompt detailed in the application (approximately two pages in length); and
•Three references with daytime phone numbers.

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