ResearchConnection.com is a UMD student co-founded company. We are building an online centralized database for all the ongoing research at universities across America, and are hiring UMD students who are seeking start-up experience. We have also been recently accepted to StartUp Shell (http://startupshell.org/) and are looking to utilize the space.
Research Connection is looking for talented and self-motivated marketing and sales interns who work well in a small team environment. Interns will work with a team to market Research Connection to UMD researchers, students, and administrators. This internship will give you experience working in a high paced leadership position, build your resume, provide you with real life business experience without leaving the university, and present a chance to network.
Experience to be gained at Research Connection will include:
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Ability to devote 5-10 hours per week to ResearchConnection related work.
-Preparing a comprehensive marketing strategy.
-Implementing that marketing strategy.
-Meeting with various researchers, university administrators, and student organization leaders.
-Running events to raise student support and awareness.
The Internship is unpaid; however, outstanding performance during the internship could lead to future opportunities as part of our core team. Email Josh Geisler to apply or for more information.
[Note that internships supervised by undergraduates do not qualify for academic credit, but may be a resume-and skill-builder for students without the prerequisites for internship courses]