Call for WAR Intern!

Attention WARriors! The Women Archivists Roundtable is pleased to announce a new internship opportunity!

WAR invites applications for an intern position to assist the co-chairs and the steering committee with a variety of tasks and initiatives, including assistance with social media and communications efforts.

Position Description:

This position has an expected time commitment of approximately 3-5 hours per month. The internship begins September 2014 and runs through August 2015. The intern will increase and maintain the roundtable’s social media presence and update the SAA microsite and blog as needed. The intern will also occasionally provide support for the official communications and initiatives of the roundtable, such as assistance with WAR’s “Three Questions” blog posts. The intern will work closely with the co-chairs and steering committee members and will be responsible for staying current with the roundtable’s activities.


  • Must be currently enrolled in a graduate archival education program, or a recent graduate (May 2014 or later)
  • Must be a member of SAA
  • Be familiar with social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter, and blogging/publishing platforms such as WordPress
  • Demonstrate initiative and identify new PR opportunities
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate in writing

Application Procedures:

The intern will be selected by the co-chairs and the steering committee members. Please submit a current resumé/CV along with a brief statement of interest (up to 150 words) describing your interest in WAR and the internship. Applications can be submitted to steering committee member, Bethany Anderson ( by August 31, 2014.

For questions, please contact Bethany Anderson at