Marketing Internship Opportunity ~ Safe Spaces Program

Salisbury University, in partnership with the Maryland Commission on Civil Rights, offers Safe Spaces education to promote sexual orientation and gender identity/gender expression diversity and inclusion in businesses, agencies, organizations and colleges and universities within the state of Maryland. Our workshops are an innovative, dynamic, hands-on approach to creating safe spaces thus reducing the unwelcome and sometimes hostile environments in which Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex and Asexual people navigate their daily lives.


Objective: The Marketing Intern will be responsible for developing a complete marketing system to include a campaign strategy, promotional materials and possibly a social media presence for both on- and off-campus audiences.

Reports to: Dr. Diane Illig, Sociology Department, Salisbury University

Primary responsibilities (including but not limited to):

·        Create advertising and promotional materials including electronic, print and, perhaps, social media.

·        Develop a Safe Spaces website to be launched from the Sociology Department website at Salisbury University.

·        Write advertising copy for use by publication, broadcast or internet media.

·        All materials must be created to allow for ease in future updates.

·        Must be available for a minimum of 10 hours per week for 10 weeks.


·        Detail oriented.

·        Creative, graphic design experience helpful.

·        Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher.

·        Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

·        Ability to work independently and as a team.

Application Instructions: Submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information by email to Dr. Diane Illig In the Subject line please write “Marketing Intern”