Volunteer Social Media Intern Position at Stony Brook Medicine Nutrition Division

The Stony Brook Medicine Nutrition Division seeks a Social Media Intern. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Status as a junior or senior enrolled in a ACEND accredited DPD program
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in social media, especially blogging; experience in social media analytics is a plus
  • An interest in sustainable food systems, integrative nutrition and whole foods

The successful candidate will be responsible for compiling/writing postings for various web-based platforms (WordPress blog, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and listservs).  In addition, the intern will monitor activity on these platforms, using Hootsuite, and engage followers.


  • Work with faculty and staff to create/revise engaging content; submit on Mondays and Wednesdays for review
  • Work with faculty to develop a content calendar on a regular basis
  • Post on Fridays by noon (using Hootsuite) for delivery to various platforms the following week
  • Use Hootsuite analytics to understand followers’ activity; adjust postings accordingly
  • Daily monitoring of social media platforms
  • Expected hours – 4 hours a week; 15 minute virtual meeting twice per month


Send a cover letter, resume and a writing sample or links to any pertinent social media work immediately to Annemarie.Ng@stonybrookmedicine.edu

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