Unpaid College Student Internship – Community Outreach and Development Department

This position is at the UNC Nutrition Research Institute in Kannapolis, NC, near Charlotte, NC.

An unpaid college student internship is available in the Community Outreach and Development department. The intern will update existing and establish new social media (SM) accounts to make best use for promoting and sharing news about the UNC Nutrition Research Institute (NRI). Working with the Director of Community Outreach and Development and the Communications Specialist, the intern will plan, schedule, and post SM content that originates from the NRI or is shared from agreed-on external SM accounts. The intern will meet regularly with the department to stay informed about upcoming events, publications, and news at the NRI. Additional marketing and outreach assignments possible. Excellent writing skills required. Demonstrated ability using prevalent social media apps. Those working toward a degree in marketing and communications preferred; interest and/or experience in science a plus. Flexible scheduling. Application, interview, and references required. Email resume to suzanne_dane@unc.edu.