ASC Staff Openings

This page lists job openings at the Asian Studies Center and affiliated departments.

Currently we have five student openings available: a graduate community outreach internship, a graduate event coordination internship, a graduate grantwriting internship, a graduate or undergraduate media internship, and a graduate or undergraduate Chinese media intern.

Graduate Intern - Community Engagement

The Asian Studies Center (ASC) invites applications for the Community Engagement Intern. Applicants must be a currently enrolled Asian Studies certificate graduate student of outstanding ability (QPA of 3.0 or above) for a tuition remission fellowship in the amount of two terms in-state tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The recipient of the fellowship will be required to work up to 19 hours per week during the fall and spring terms. S/he will be responsible for cultivating and establishing strategic connections with community members and organizations.

For more details, including how to apply, please see the full description here.

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Graduate Intern - Event Coordination

The Asian Studies Center (ASC) invites applications for a Event Coordination Intern. Applicants must be a graduate student currently enrolled in the Asian Studies certificate with outstanding ability (QPA of 3.0 or above) and have already completed at least one semester at the University of Pittsburgh main campus. The tuition remission fellowship includes one term’s in-state tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to multi-task and function effectively in high pressure situations.

The recipient of the fellowship will be required to work ten hours per week during the full academic year (both Fall and Spring semester) with a flexible schedule including some nights and weekends. S/he will assist the ASC staff with the planning and logistics for both student/faculty focused and community-based academic programming.

For more details, including how to apply, please see the full description here.

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Graduate Intern - Grantwriting

The Asian Studies Center (ASC) invites applications for a Graduate Intern - Grantwriting. Applicants must be a graduate student currently enrolled in the Asian Studies certificate with outstanding ability (QPA of 3.0 or above) and have already completed at least one semester at the University of Pittsburgh main campus. The tuition remission fellowship includes one term’s in-state tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year. Applicants must have excellent written English as writing/editing is a significant part of this position. There is a preference for applicants with course or work experience with grant search and writing.

The recipient of the fellowship will be required to work ten hours per week during the full academic year (both Fall and Spring semester). S/he will assist the ASC staff with researching potential grants for the Center as well as compiling data, writing, and preparing grant proposals.

For full details, including how to apply, please see the description here.

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Graduate or Undergraduate Internship - Media

The Asian Studies Center (ASC) invites applications for the Student Engagement Intern. Applicants must be a currently enrolled Asian Studies certificate student of outstanding ability (QPA of 3.0 or above) for a tuition remission fellowship in the amount of one term’s in-state tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The recipient of the fellowship will be required to work ten hours per week during the fall and spring terms. He/she will assist the Program Coordinator and ASC staff with engaging students and promoting center events especially through social media platforms.

For full details, including how to apply, please see the description here.

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Graduate or Undergraduate Internship - Chinese Media

The Asian Studies Center (ASC) invites applications for the Chinese Language Social Media intern. Applicants must be a currently enrolled Asian Studies certificate student of outstanding ability (QPA of 3.0 or above) for a tuition remission fellowship in the amount of a full term in-state tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The recipient of the fellowship will be required to work ten hours per week during the fall and spring terms. He/she will assist the ASC Associate Director and staff in the development and oversight of China-related social media and communications.

For full details, including how to apply, please see the description here.