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WVU Center for Women's Studies internship opportunity

The West Virginia University Center for Women’s Studies is advertising a position for an intern who will help plan and coordinate activities for the Center during the 2011/2012 academic year. This person should be currently enrolled as a WVU student with a background in women’s studies and/or a commitment to social justice issues. The position is part-time (10-15 hours per week depending on need and availability) with a pay rate of $10 per hour. The internship will start during the fall 2011 semester. The person should have the ability to perform the following tasks:

1) Develop and communicate information about events and activities associated with the program through the WMST website 
a. Maintain the Center’s Facebook page to communicate with WMST constituents 
b. Take photographs and organize documents associated with the Center’s history and activities to post on Facebook and the website

Update calendar and assist in communication with university members

2) Develop brochures, announcements, and other publicity for events and activities 
a. Utilize graphic design skills 
b. Help schedule activities organized by the program on campus

Work with news and information office to advertise events

3) Possess necessary communication and organizational skills 
a. Strong writing and speaking skills necessary to communicate with diverse populations
b. Ability to work independently and cooperatively

Application deadline: August 24, 201

Please send a letter of application outlining your qualifications for this internship, a WVUtranscript, and two letters of reference to:

Dr. Ann Oberhauser, Director 
Center for Women’s Studies
PO Box 6450 
West Virginia University 
Morgantown, WV 26506

http://wmst.wvu.edu 
Ann.oberhauser@mail.wvu.edu 
(304)293-2339 ext. 1155