Undergraduate Internships

Internships with UMD’s Center for Restorative Justice and Peacemaking

We have 1 internship position available for Spring 2024. 

The Internship can be taken for 3-6 credits; or as an Independent Study for 3 credits.

Required qualifications:

  • Dependable and organized
  • Good written communication skills
  • Experience with (or able to learn) Zoom hosting features (e.g., breakout rooms, chats, screen sharing)
  • Experience with (or able to learn) using FB/Instagram to promote the Center’s events
  • Self-starter; can work independently

Also preferred:

  • You have taken the CRIM 3375: Restorative Justice class
  • Interest in restorative justice, conflict resolution, or peacemaking as a career path

Internship responsibilities: 

  1. Set up Zoom webinars and provide technical/moderator support for Zoom training sessions 
    • Complete Zoom training modules to learn hosting/moderation/technical controls
    • Meet with trainers prior to each training to review agenda and moderation needs 
    • Provide technical/moderator support for Zoom training sessions
  2. Provide support for any in-person trainings or events
  3. Respond to email inquiries to our Center
  4. Help organize the Center’s video archive of RJ cases
  5. Provide support for any research, direct casework, or consulting services
  6. Help with social media and promotion of events
  7. Other duties as agreed upon by intern and supervisor

One of the excellent benefits of this internship is the opportunity to experience a full set of restorative justice trainings for free.