The College of Arts and Sciences seeks two undergraduate interns to serve as the hosts and producers of the Themester summer podcast, which explores the Themester 2020's theme focusing on "Democracy." The interns will produce five to six 20-minute podcasts that span the breath of the College divisions and schools and showcase faculty research and scholarship.
Podcast Host and Producer
- Approximately 40 to 50 hours total during summer, May to August
- Strong academic interest in Themester 2020's focus on Democracy
- Strong writing and observational skills
- Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to see a project to its conclusion
- Ability to think creatively to solve problems and generate ideas
- Ability to work in a collaborative environment with peers, staff, and faculty
- Ability to work unsupervised
- Preference given to College of Arts and Sciences majors and minors
Duties + responsibilities
Duties include the following:
- Researching guests and writing questions
- Corresponding and coordinating with College staff and faculty
- Interviewing faculty guests
- Editing interviews (with staff input)
The Themester internship is a paid internship with an hourly rate of $10.15 an hour.
Prepare a cover letter, resume, and summer availability. Please also include links to some of your past relevant work, including select print journalism and on-air stories (radio, TV, or web). An IU Box folder is acceptable to display work samples.
Cover letter and resume should be combined into one file (pdf or Word document).
Application deadline: February 15