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Recent Graduate Intern I, Croft Institute


University, MS, US, 38677

Department:  Croft Inst for International Studies (10044715)
Employee Designation:  Temporary Full-time (Benefits Eligible)

Definition of Class

The Croft Institute for International Studies at the University of Mississippi seeks a recent graduate intern for a temporary, one-year appointment. This position assists in the performance of career specific duties to support the development, coordination, or operation of a program, project, or University department. Incumbent is assigned to a professional mentor who is responsible for developing skills and abilities as they relate to the intern’s chosen field.

Examples of Work Performed

  • Develops procedures for collecting information about Croft alumni, including on-line research, surveys, and other methods.
  • Develops and maintains the Croft alumni database. Prepares reports and/or analyzes data to refine alumni relations strategy and improve knowledge of Croft graduate careers.
  • Facilitates communication among the Croft alumni network and current students.
  • Assists with email, website, and social media communications, especially in relationship to news about alumni and career opportunities.
  • Identifies and disseminates information about internship, graduate school, and job opportunities both in the US and abroad to current students.
  • Assists current students with preparing application materials.

Essential Functions

These essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following. Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring department.

  1. Performs career specific duties under the direct supervision of an assigned mentor.


Minimum Education/Experience



Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university, conferred no later than the date of hire, or verified in writing by the respective Dean’s Office or Registrar’s Office that requirements have been met with certainty for the degree to be conferred, or degree conferred within one (1) year prior to date of hire.

Salary/Wage Information

To learn more about our pay structure and view our salary ranges, click here to visit the Compensation page of our Human Resources website. This link is provided for general pay information. Hourly rate or salary may vary depending on qualifications, experience, and departmental budget. Note: Unclassified positions (faculty, executives, researchers and coaches) do not have established salary ranges.

EEO Statement

The University of Mississippi provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The University complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.

Background Check Statement

The University of Mississippi is committed to providing a safe campus community. UM conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

Nearest Major Market: Oxford Mississippi