The Internship Coordinator is a full-time, 12-month staff position. The position administers a strong program for internships for the large and dynamic Equine Science and Management degree program in the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. In addition, the successful candidate will assist in academic advising for students in the program, support the teaching mission of the degree program, and have event-planning responsibilities. As part of the internship and engagement process, the individual will collaborate with faculty and staff in the UK Ag Equine Programs and with the industry to build opportunities for internships, student activities, and career placement. The individual will also collaborate with college philanthropy directors to build industry engagement with the UK Ag Equine Programs.
Additional Documents Needed at time of Application:
Specific Request 1: One-page personal statement about the role of internships in undergraduate education.
81024: UK Equine Programs
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Required License/ Registration/Certification
Lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50lbs, sitting for long periods of time.
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Driver's license preferred.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Candidates with credentials allowing them to serve in an instructional capacity (18+ hours at the Master's level or above) are preferred; those without will be expected to pursue those credentials.
Deadline to Apply
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