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Duke University Communications Internship

Duke University Communications Internship

Country: USA
City: Durham
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Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy’s Office of Communications and Marketing seeks an undergraduate student for the Communications internship. The communications office handles websites, social media, web video production, podcasts, publications, media relations, advertising and special events for the school. Hence it is looking for an undergraduate student who can contribute significantly towards its works. The interns may work 20 hours per week for 10 weeks. Further, the exact schedule is negotiable.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Track media placements; interview alumni and students and write stories and profiles; complete general support work such as data entry.
  • Further, Update website, using Drupal content manager, some work with social media.
  • Likewise, Assist with the production of print products including faculty guide, etc., and online e-newsletters.
  • Also, Assist with podcasts production and marketing.

Required skills

  • Strong writing, grammar, and Internet research skills; attention to detail; ability to learn and follow AP style.
  • Likewise, Proficiency expected with MS Office programs including Word and Excel.
  • Also, Essential traits include reliability, flexibility, strong work ethic, and ability to be self-directed.
  • Knowledge of photo editing software such as Photoshop is a strong plus.

Minimum Qualifications

Duke University aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Its collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

How To Apply

Undergraduate students may apply for the Duke University Communications Internship online. Moreover, the applicants must meet the eligibility requirements to apply for the internship. The application process requires an applicant to make online registration and submit the relevant documents along with the most recent CV.


Type of Opportunity Internships
Deadline29 May,2019
Open toAll Nationalities
OrganizerDuke Unviersity



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