Fall Communications Internship: Advance-CTR

Advance Clinical and Translational Research (Advance-CTR) is a statewide collaboration based at Brown University between Brown, the University of Rhode Island, Lifespan, Care New England, the Providence VA Medical Center, and the Rhode Island Quality Institute.  

Advance-CTR seeks a motivated self-starter who is interested in learning and implementing communications strategies for a research-focused audience. This is a great opportunity for anyone who is interested in exploring communications as a career path.

The communication intern will receive mentoring and gain experience in the following areas:

● Engaging with target audiences using social media; managing effective social media channels
● Pitching, packaging, and writing online content that appeals to a research audience
● Learning how to plan, carry out, and manage effective outreach strategies

● Completed or are working toward a college degree in a related field (communication, public relations, journalism, marketing, English)
● Basic understanding of social media tools
● Ability to communicate in a professional manner
● Self-motivated, organized, reliable, and curious

Start Date:​ Fall 2018

Hours: ​8-12 hours per week

Compensation: ​This is an internship for academic course credit, or work-study with your academic institution.

To Apply: ​Submit a cover letter and resume to advanceri@brown.edu.