Internship Opportunities

Agricultural Safety/Health Communications Intern

Company:

Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation
1000 North Oak Avenue
Marshfield, WI 54449-5777
www.marshfieldclinic.org

Contact:

Bobbi Bradley
bradley.bobbi@mcrf.mfldclin.edu
Phone: 800.782.8581 ext.9-3658

Internship Details:

Title: Agricultural Safety/Health Communications Intern
No. Available: 1
Duration: May 27 - August 15, 2014
Application Due Date: January 15, 2014
Housing Provided: Yes, Will Provide
Housing Period: From May 27, 2014 to August 15, 2014

Responsibilities:

1. Build a database of news clippings primarily describing agricultural injury events or accidents.
2. Code content of articles in the database and obtain and code new articles.
3. Look for trends or clues in the articles and focus on a particular issue of their choosing.
4. Examine ways to more easily share articles in the database with media members and educators. Track requests for particular articles and learn what they are being used for.
5. Toward the end of the internship, the student will prepare an abstract describing the research and present orally at the Foundation's annual Research Symposium.

Qualifications:

1. Must be a student in an accredited college or university and completed their sophomore year by June, 2014.
2. Enrolled in journalism, agricultural communications or agricultural education.
3. Should have excellent communications skills, both verbal and written.
4. Good judgment and sense of responsibility.

How To Apply:

Please send the following information by the deadline of January 15, 2014.

A resume, a writing sample of an article written for enjoyment or a class assignment. And a photo taken by you with the subject of cattle, people, scenery, etc.

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