Women in Scholarship, Engineering, Science, and Technology

WISEST Intern

Are you interested in STEM Outreach? Would you like extensive experience in an office environment? WISEST recruits a volunteer every Fall Term to work 5-10 hours a week from October to March.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in managing WISEST's social media accounts, including creating engaging content and monitoring analytics.
  • Support our Outreach Coordinator in the planning and developing of various outreach activities (e.g., school visits, tabling).
  • Communicate effectively with the Team Lead, Outreach Coordinator, and Program Coordinator.

We operate as a small collaborative team, and may require the assistance of the WISEST intern to complete other related duties.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Sound understanding of the barriers surrounding inclusion in STEM
  • Ability to work cooperatively with staff and volunteers
  • Effective and efficient skills in planning, organizational, and time management
  • Interest in promoting and discussing diversity in STEM with a wide variety of audiences
For more information, including application details, email wisest@ualberta.ca