Black Women & Technology Lead Intern

Black Women & Technology Lead Intern

Job Summary

The Black Women & Technology Team is dedicated to promoting and empowering success and persistence among Black women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) at Indiana University. Events sponsored by this team are responsive to the needs and interests of both undergraduate and graduate community women and where possible will include a technology component as a catalyst to excellence in personal, academic, or career life.

Responsibilities:

  • The lead intern, with the support of a faculty champion, will launch, build, and grow an engaged learning community of undergraduate and graduate Black women students.
  • Create a strategic plan andincludegoals, marketing, implementation plan and desired outcomes.
  • Schedule events, workshops, speakers, and other activities.
  • Supervise 3 interns who are charged with assisting in the development of this community.
  • Commit to our overall mission and to the goals of the team to develop a meaningful community.
  • Provide timely reports regarding marketing plans, attendance, assessment information following various programs.
  • Serve as a role model to interns and members.
  • Be an advocate for women and underrepresented groups.
  • Submit weekly progress reports to faculty champion.
  • Meet weekly with intern staff and staff champion.
  • Attend bi-monthly Lead Intern meetings.

All student employees are required to:

  • Attend and present at our annual Summit, scheduled for March 3-4, 2023.
  • Attend mandatory Leadership Training.

Qualifications

  • Must be a current IU Bloomington student (undergraduate,graduate, and Ph.D.)
  • Prior leadership skills
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Motivation to help create a vibrant community
  • Knowledgeable about the use of social media
  • Enthusiasm for technology

Schedule and Pay

Work Schedule

An average of 5-10 hours per week.

Application Instructions

Send a cover letter and resume to the Center. Please put the name of the position for which you are applying in the subject line. Selection will remain open until the position is filled.