Complete the online application and include a short essay either in the "resume" field (the resume and essay should be uploaded as one document) or uploaded as a cover letter on your profile. Please choose from ONE of the essay topics below (Please include within your essay, examples from personal experience, observation, research, and or scholarship. The essay should be succinct and be your original work. It should also reflect an excellent command of English grammar, style and syntax. Maximum length 200 words.):
GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The UMass Medical School Office of Communications seeks a summer video/multimedia intern with video and still camera experience who would be responsible for shooting, editing and archiving an updated library of photos of faculty, research labs, medic al students and other subjects to accompany stories on the UMMS news website, UMass Med Now. The individual would also assist the videographer with filming, editing, and conducting interviews. Additional work opportunities include archiving and labeling video content to our existing video library, and help in uploading video content to social media sites like YouTube.
The Office of Communications is a busy, informal and collaborative environment, with a professional staff devoted to promoting the work and accomplishments of UMMS faculty, students and staff.
Projects will be supervised by professional writers, editors and videographers, with the opportunity to interact with scientific researchers, physician faculty, and students in medicine, biomedical research and nursing.