Science Journalism Internship, Wyoming EPSCoR

Laramie, WY

Job Title: Science Journalism Internship

Organization: Wyoming EPSCoR

Contact: Email Dr. Landreville at klandrev@uwyo.edu with any questions

Duties:

  • Selected interns will work with the internship director Dr. Kristen Landreville, to identify a specific Wyoming media outlet to intern for in the state.
  • Selected interns may be required to enroll in online journalism training and/or attend in-person journalism training or courses at UW.
  • Selected interns will have a travel stipend for reporting duties and/or science communication conference travel.

Desired qualifications: Selected interns should be pursuing a degree in science (broadly defined) and want to develop science communication skills.

Start and end dates:

  • 12 weeks in the summer of 2020
  • Interns may work between 20 & 40 hours a week

Salary/pay:

  • $12.50 per hour for undergraduates
  • $15 per hour for masters students
  • $17.50 per hour for doctoral students

How to apply: email the following documents to Dr. Kristen Landreville at (klandrev@uwyo.edu)

  • Cover letter that includes an explanation about why you’re interested in the science journalism internship.
  • Resume that includes any relevant journalism, writing, communication, and outreach experience.
  • Application, which includes a writing sample.

Application deadline: Friday, November 15, 2019