Assistant Director for Internships, Center for Career and Professional Development       (Fall 2019)
Western Carolina University

The Assistant Director serves as a lead for the internship program at Western Carolina University by managing faculty relations, working with the employer relations team, and creating student development components of the internship program. This person will also manage and cultivate signature internship programs to provide additional experiential learning opportunities for students.

The Assistant Director will need to have a “can-do” attitude and embrace developing and growing the internship program, while also participating in various other levels of the center. The Assistant Director must possess independent judgement and decision-making; superb communication skills and writing capabilities; organizational skills; problem solving; strategic planning and programming; campus and community collaborations; and strong knowledge of quality internship management and regulations.