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With feminist values, the Center for Women's Global Leadership strengthens and bridges voices for human rights towards social justice and self-determination. Working at the intersection of gender, human rights and economic policy, CWGL utilizes an intersectional approach when implementing its     strategies for transformation.

 

 

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The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) welcomes applications from highly motivated individuals interested in a world where human rights for all are respected and enjoyed. The communications intern will work toward generating greater visibility of CWGL’s program initiatives through social media, multimedia, the CWGL website, press outreach and strategically coordinating among CWGL’s networks. Encouraged to apply are graduate students and well qualified Junior and Senior year undergraduates for an internship with CWGL for the Spring 2018 semester. This internship will have the student work on projects and assignments which may include one or more of the following activities:

 

  • Helping to coordinate the communication and media strategy of CWGL.
  • Implementing a social media plan that includes creative new tools and strategy for outreach that coincide with CWGL’s goals and program areas.
  • Creating and posting on CWGL’s social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and assessing reach and impact through a system of analytics.
  • Taking and editing photos and videos as well as taking inventory of what CWGL currently has.
  • Creating fliers, postcards, brochures and other visual identity material.
  • Advising on and implementing updates to the CWGL website via Joomla.
  • Setting up a system for press contacts, coverage and outreach.
  • Administrative tasks such as data entry, preparing mailings or setting up event/meeting materials as needed.

 

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated interest (academic, extracurricular, previous jobs) in feminist advocacy, human rights and gender equality.
  • Strong organizational and writing skills as well as the ability to juggle multiple projects.
  • Experience managing social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  • Knowledge of analytics systems or tools such as Google analytics or other.
  • Familiarity with photography and photo/video editing.

 

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Design experience in generating promotional materials through Canva or other platforms.
  • Experience using Joomla or other website platforms such as WordPress.
  • Demonstrated communications experience for an organization working on gender equality or human rights.

Interns should be able to spend a minimum of 10-12 hours a week in the office to encourage integration and to allow for greater exposure to the full range of goings-on at the Center. This is an unpaid but for-credit internship.

 

How to Apply:

  • Please, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following materials in PDF format:
  • Resume and cover letter indicating your interest, skills and accomplishments
  • Three references (name and email contact)
  • A 1-2 page writings sample (of an OpEd if possible)
  • Details about your availability (start/end dates and total days/week)
  • In the subject line of your email please include your Last, First Name - Internship Title (example: West, Sam - Communications Intern - Spring Term).

The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) welcomes applications from highly motivated individuals interested in a world where human rights for all are respected and enjoyed. The Program Research Intern will assist in conducting research and analysis related to peace and security, with some research in relevant economic issues. The interns work will support amplifying feminist voices and advocacy, including at the United Nations. Encouraged to apply are graduate students and well qualified Junior and Senior year undergraduates for an internship with CWGL for the Spring 2018 semester. This internship will have the student work on projects and assignments which may include one or more of the following activities: 

 

  • Conducting and compiling research on peace and security, gender-based violence, and feminist economic analyses of human rights issues 
  • Monitoring and reporting on related global and national issues, current events and publications and creating resources
  • Blogging and producing web content in coordination with others
  • Providing administrative support to program initiatives including relevant events and meetings.  

 

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated interest (academic, extracurricular, previous jobs) in feminist advocacy, social justice, gender equality, economic and social issues
  • Highly organized, with strong writing skills and the ability to prioritize and assume responsibility for multiple projects
  • Able to engage in independent learning, growth, and exploration of topics and issues related to the work of the Center, able to take initiative and able to have a quick understanding of complex issues
  • Strong writing, research, and analytical ability

 

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Academic area in political science, sociology, international relations, or related field
  • Some global experience

Proficiency in a second language is an asset, but not required. Interns should be able to spend a minimum of 10-12 hours a week in the office to encourage integration and to allow for greater exposure to the full range of goings-on at the Center. This is an unpaid but for-credit internship.

 

How to Apply:

  • Please, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following materials in PDF format:
  • Resume and cover letter indicating your interest, skills and accomplishments
  • Three references (name and email contact)
  • Details about your availability (start/end dates and total days/week).
  • In the subject line of your email please include your Last, First Name - Internship Title (example: West, Sam - Program Intern - Spring Term).

The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) welcomes applications from highly motivated individuals interested in a world where human rights for all are respected and enjoyed. The Program Research Intern will assist in conducting research and analysis related to peace and security, with some research in relevant economic issues. The interns work will support amplifying feminist voices and advocacy, including at the United Nations.

Encouraged to apply are graduate students and well qualified Junior and Senior year undergraduates for an internship with CWGL for the Spring 2018 semester. This internship will have the student work on projects and assignments which may include one or more of the following activities

  •          Conducting and compiling research on peace and security, gender-based violence, and feminist economic analyses of human rights issues 
  •          Monitoring and reporting on related global and national issues, current events and publications and creating resources
  •          Blogging and producing web content in coordination with others
  •          Providing administrative support to program initiatives including relevant events and meetings.  

 

Required Skills:

  •          Demonstrated interest (academic, extracurricular, previous jobs) in feminist advocacy, social justice, gender equality, economic and social issues
  •          Highly organized, with strong writing skills and the ability to prioritize and assume responsibility for multiple projects
  •          Able to engage in independent learning, growth, and exploration of topics and issues related to the work of the Center, able to take initiative and able to have a quick understanding of complex issues
  •          Strong writing, research, and analytical ability

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  •          Academic area in political science, sociology, international relations, or related field
  •          Some global experience

Proficiency in a second language is an asset, but not required. Interns should be able to spend a minimum of 10-12 hours a week in the office to encourage integration and to allow for greater exposure to the full range of goings-on at the Center. This is an unpaid but for-credit internship.

How to Apply:

Please, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following materials in PDF format: a resume and cover letter indicating your interest, skills and accomplishments, and 3 references (name and email contact), along with details about your availability (start/end dates and total days/week). In the subject line of your email please include your Last, First Name - Internship Title (example: West, Sam - Program Intern - Spring Term).

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Employment: 

The Center for Women's Global Leadership currently does not have any open positions.

 

Internships:

Join us as a Spring 2018 intern! We welcome applications from highly motivated individuals interested in working with CWGL to advance human rights for all by focusing on the eradication of gender-based violence and the amplification of feminist leadership and economic policy toward a more peaceful world. 

There is still time to apply as a Communications Intern.

 

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