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OMC Student Internship

SUPPORT ORLANDO MATH CIRCLE

Orlando Math Circle (OMC) seeks undergraduate or graduate students every semester (Spring, Summer & Fall) for part-time internships in various areas, including: community relations, administrative support, social media marketing, information technology, volunteer management, teaching, policy work, etc. All student interns will be required to work a minimum of 10-15 hours per week and work directly with the Executive and Program Coordinators on:

  • developing/writing marketing materials and web content,
  • developing and building information databases
  • researching, curating and planning mathematics education content,
  • researching critical issues in mathematics education that are relevant to improving present imbalances of access, participation, and power in mathematics
  • maintaining local and national math contest results on the OMC website
  • teaching math circle sessions (training will be provided)
  • service and program development
  • fundraising and assisting in event planning.

Students should be interested in:

  • education
  • leadership development
  • mathematics as a subject or as social issues of inequitable access, participation and power present in mathematics
  • creative development of awareness campaigns
  • creative math content development using a multidisciplinary approach and incorporating arts, music, movement, sports in teaching and learning mathematics
  • political communications/journalism.

Interns

Interns will be required to work most of the time from the office. Schedule will be flexible to accommodate course work.

  • Students should possess excellent writing and communication skills, be self-starters and be able to work independently.
  • Students should be able to manage time well and meet deadlines.
  • Command of English is required and knowledge of Spanish is preferred, but not required.

Interested candidates should send:
Resume
Writing sample is optional
Please send information to Zhanna Shkolnik, OMC Program Coordinator, at z.shkolnik@orlandomathcircle.org. The internship is unpaid but the intern has the opportunity to make valuable connections within the mathematics education arena and finish the internship with a portfolio of marketable experiences.
Application deadline for Summer 2017: Rolling admission
Application deadline for Fall 2017: August 12th, 2017
Application Deadline for Spring 2018: January 6, 2016