Research Assistant, Land Use
The White House Farm Foundation is seeking a research assistant with background in land use planning and/or GIS to evaluate current and proposed land use in Northern Virginia. Primary responsibilities of the position will include evaluation of local land use plans, ordinances, and zoning requirements, as well as review of historic land use and proposed plans of development. Position will be responsible for synthesizing gathered information into reports and presentations. The ideal candidate will have a passion for finding the balance between human and natural habitats and must be able to work independently, to problem solve and communicate effectively, and be willing to learn and take on new tasks.