Editorial Intern, UndertheMicroscope.com (NYC, mostly remote)

Job Title:
Editorial Intern, UndertheMicroscope.com

Part-time internship, NYC (mostly remote)

Job Description:
UndertheMicroscope.com, a web site for young women in science, invites applicants for a part-time Fall editorial internship. Interns will research, write, and sometimes edit blog posts, interviews, resources, and user-generated content.

Applicants should have excellent research and writing skills, be meticulous about grammar and spelling, feel comfortable interviewing scientists about their lives and work, and have some interest and background in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) subjects. Blogging experience or a major/degree in science is desirable but not required.

Interns will work approximately 5-7 hours per week, mostly remotely.
Applicants based outside of New York are encouraged to apply, but must demonstrate a strong work ethic.

Editorial internships are unpaid but credit may be arranged with your university.

We are accepting applications on a rolling basis with an opportunity to begin as early as September 2012. Please reply as soon as possible with your resume, a statement of interest, and a writing sample (blogs acceptable) to editor@underthemicroscope.com. Please include “INTERNSHIP” in your subject line.

UndertheMicroscope.com is part of the National Science Foundation-funded Women Writing Science project at the Feminist Press at the City University of New York. It was developed in collaboration with IBM. The mission of the Feminist Press is to publish and promote the most potent voices of women from all eras and all regions of the globe.

The Feminist Press at the City University of New York The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue, Suite 5406
New York, NY 10016

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