Ira Aldridge Internships at ACMRS

The Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies is pleased to offer hands-on experience in publishing and marketing for undergraduate students at ASU. Interns will work directly with ACMRS staff and scholars on projects that will have a direct influence on the Center.

Interns will be paid $15/hour and work 10 hours a week in the ACMRS offices on campus. Interns may receive 3 upper division academic credits per semester if they so choose. The course of the internship is one academic year (Fall 2020 – Spring 2021).


Publishing interns will assist with:

  • The editorial process for manuscript submissions.
  • The production of books and journals.
  • Developing and improving database systems, processes, and electronic interfaces for journals.
  • Copywriting for web and print collateral.
  • Creating materials and strategies to promote ACMRS publications (in collaboration with ACMRS marketing).

Marketing interns will assist with:

  • Social media marketing strategy and execution.
  • Copywriting for web and print collateral.
  • The creation of marketing materials and content (for social media, print, editorial, digital/electronic media, etc.).
  • Development and analysis of campaigns and analytics.
  • Promoting and coordinating events such as conferences, symposia, and lectures.


To apply

  • Go to the ASU Student Employment webpage and click “Search On-Campus Jobs”
  • For Publishing Assistant, search “60306BR” and for Marketing Assistant, search “60303BR”
  • Fill out application and submit.

Requirements

Undergraduate students pursuing an internship should have an academic classification as a junior or senior and be in good academic standing with at least a "C" (2.50) GPA. 

ACMRS' internship program is run through ASU's Department of English. Please see their internship requirements