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University of Tulsa
Athletic Communications Intern

The University of Tulsa is seeking highly qualified candidates for a 10-month internship in the Office of Athletic Communications for the 2018-19 academic year. The University of Tulsa sponsors 17 varsity sports and is a member of the American Athletic Conference (UConn, UCF, Cincinnati, East Carolina, Houston, Memphis, Navy, SMU, South Florida, Temple, Tulane, Tulsa, Wichita State)

Responsibilities include serving as the primary contact for the sports of volleyball, tennis and track & field, as well as assisting with media operations for football, basketball, softball, and the daily operations of the Athletic Communications Office. Duties include: game notes, news releases and feature stories; staffing home and selected away events; compilation and computer input of statistics; producing team record books; facilitating social media consistent with department goals; and other duties as assigned. This individual will also assist with media operations of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship First & Second Rounds.

Bachelor’s degree; previous media relations or sports information experience at the college or professional level; excellent communication and writing skills; social media skills; proficiency in desktop publishing (Adobe InDesign, Photoshop); working knowledge of the StatCrew statistical software package; experience with volleyball Statcrew preferred but not required. The candidate must be able to manage multiple tasks and a schedule that includes weekends.

Salary: $15,000 (10-month position)

Start Date: This position is a 10-month non-benefitted appointment with an anticipated start date of August 1, 2018. 

To Apply: Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, three references and work samples (attachments or links) to: Don Tomkalski, Senior Associate Athletic Director for Communications, at

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Tulsa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.