10/07/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
The California State Auditor is seeking career-minded individuals with MPA/MPP/MBA/JD graduate degrees. Candidates must have strong analytical and writing skills--and a desire to be challenged--to join our team in Sacramento. No experience is required; we will train you.
We investigate allegations of corruption and/or mismanagement and report our findings to the Joint Legislative Audit Committee. We conduct financial audits, performance audits, and investigations. We put your skills to work right away on challenging and diverse assignments. For example, we have conducted audits and investigations that range from evaluating the risky funding situation of the High-Speed Rail Authority to reviewing the Los Angeles Unified School District’s handling of allegations of employee abuse against students.
We offer a competitive starting salary ($50,000), an outstanding benefits package (which includes four and a half weeks of paid annual leave), and an office environment that supports a balanced lifestyle.
To apply for our one of our auditor evaluator positions, please visit our website at www.auditor.ca.gov and apply online under the "Join Our Team" link where you will create a profile to submit your resume and application.
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Pizza will be served!
10/07/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability embraces an interdisciplinary research strategy. What do economists bring to the table? Two examples will be introduced to facilitate an open discussion. This meeting kicks off our annual seminar series.
Lunch will be provided. First come, first served.
About the speaker:
Matthew E. Kahn is a Professor at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, the Department of Economics, and the Department of Public Policy. He is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Before joining the UCLA faculty in January 2007, he taught at Columbia and the Fletcher School at Tufts University. He has served as a Visiting Professor at Harvard and Stanford. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago. He is the author of Green Cities: Urban Growth and the Environment (Brookings Institution Press 2006) and the co-author of Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War (Princeton University Press 2009). His research focuses on environmental, urban, real estate and energy economics.