Jobs & Internships

Journalism Intern

We are looking for enthusiastic college students, graduate students and recent graduates who are interested in hands-on experience with new media, storytelling, and investigative coverage on public health and social justice. This is a flexible, part-time role.

Potential Responsibilities:
– Research topics, angles and guests for upcoming podcast episodes.
– Assist in writing podcast scripts.
– Write blog posts based on public health issues.
– Conduct fact checking, as needed.
– Upload new episodes to Simplecast and to the Just Human website.

Qualifications:
– Successful completion of college-level coursework in journalism, creative writing, new media, public health, and/or science communication.
– Excellent writing and communication skills.
– Incredible attention to detail.
– Enthusiasm, creativity, kindness, humor and a desire to grow.
– Experience with podcasts / on-demand audio a plus!

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Social Media Intern

We are looking for college students, graduate students and recent graduates who are interested in hands-on experience generating and analyzing engagement on Twitter, Instagram and other social media channels. Ideal candidates seek an opportunity to elevate content that examines the impact of public health on everyday life. This is a flexible, part-time role.

Potential Responsibilities:
– Develop and grow social media accounts on Twitter, Instagram and other social media channels.
– Support a social media editorial calendar, brainstorming and drafting posts that integrate text, images, audio, and/or video.
– Create audiograms for new podcast episodes.
– Write blog posts based on recent podcast episodes.
– Help develop email newsletter content.
– Analyze social media and email newsletter engagement; identify opportunities for audience growth.

Qualifications:
– Experience coordinating professional social media accounts, ideally on behalf of other non-profit organizations.
– Excellent creative writing and communication skills.
– Enthusiasm, creativity, kindness, humor and a desire to grow.
– Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.

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