Communications Internship

We're now accepting applications for our summer communications internship in the School of Medicine Dean's Office. This internship is paid and will follow the summer academic semesters. We will have two summer interns. We are looking for students with an interest in writing, graphic design, digital media or web. Specific dates and hours are listed below.

Class enrollment required for course credit. Student is responsible for getting approval from advisor.

Questions? Contact Tyler Furgerson at tylerf@uab.edu

Hours: 20-30/week 
Dates: Summer Term 2020
Class credit available
Paid ($12/hr)

Responsibilities

As an intern, some of the things you may get experience in include:

– Posting content to the School of Medicine websites
– Assisting in general website content edits
– Researching and writing original content for the School of Medicine News and UAB Medicine magazine
– Editing content in newsletters and in UAB Medicine magazine
– Designing flyers, invitations, posters, and graphics
– Photographing and recording content to accomodate stories and social media needs

Requirements

– Sophomore, junior or senior studying marketing, web design, communications, public relations, or a related field
– A tech-savvy approach and willingness to learn
– Proficient in Microsoft Office
– A sample portfolio is welcomed (can include graphic design, website design, or writing samples)
– Experience in Joomla, WordPress or other content management systems is preferred, but not required
– Experience in Adobe Creative Cloud is preferred, but not required

Application

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Please upload one PDF document that contains:
– Cover letter explaining why you are seeking this position and why you feel you are qualified
– Resume
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