Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

Student Voice Research Fellow

Position:  Internship, minimum of one semester. Eight positions available.
Location: Remote work with occasional travel to Council’s Frankfort office and postsecondary institutions.
Travel:  Some in-state travel.
Compensation: $15/hr., not to exceed 80 hrs. in a semester.
Priority deadline for application:  September 1 for Fall 2022, December 1 for Spring 2023, May 1 for Summer 2023.

About the Council

The Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) is Kentucky’s higher education coordinating agency committed to strengthening our workforce, economy, and quality of life. We do this by guiding the continuous improvement and efficient operation of a high-quality, diverse, and accessible system of postsecondary education.


This paid internship opportunity will provide participants experience working with the Kentucky Student Success Collaborative (KYSSC) and partnering public postsecondary institutions to elevate the student voice in student success initiatives that center equity, seek to improve the student transfer experience, and strengthen the student advising experience.

Internship Goals


Duties and Responsibilities

This position will coordinate initiatives to record the voice of 2-year and 4-year students around common experiences throughout postsecondary education institutions in Kentucky:


Required Education


Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit the following application materials in a single email to with the subject line, “Response to Student Voice Internship”:

Follow up interviews will be conducted for selected applicants by phone and ZOOM.

Last Updated: 8/12/2022