Internships

Children and Screens: Institute of Digital Media and Child Development is seeking motivated students for spring and summer 2022 semester internships. Children and Screens has a four-fold mission: to advance and support interdisciplinary scientific research on the impact of digital media on child and adolescent health, development, and wellbeing; foster public awareness; promote policy that protects young people, and increase the human capital in the field. 

All internships are remote, and candidates should be authorized to work in the United States. Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter to jobs@childrenandscreens.com.

Our organization offers internship opportunities in the following areas:

 

FAQ

No, Children and Screens is operating remotely for the foreseeable future, and all interns are working remotely from their chosen location. Interns should plan to work east coast hours and should have a computer, reliable internet access, and a webcam.

Each internship requires a minimum of three months working at least 20 hours a week in order to receive the stipend. Extension beyond this semester-long period may be possible, subject to the availability of funds and satisfaction with work. No stipend will be awarded if the internship is cut short, with the exception of illness.

Yes. Children and Screens has provided letters for CPT and OPT if necessary for international applicants.

Children and Screens: Institute of Digital Media and Child Development is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds.