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Academic Department Internship Contacts & Weblinks

College of Arts & Sciences

 
ART

Students may work with UWG Career Services and on their own to seek internship opportunities. Once an internship is secured, students should contact a faculty member in their concentration area to obtain academic credit.
For additional questions, contact Art Department at 678-839-6521.

ENGLISH/PHILOSOPHY
Rebecca Harrison
rharriso@westga.edu
678-839-4868
Department internship information link

FOREIGN LANGUAGE/LITERATURE
Dr. Felix Tweraser, Department Chair
678-839-5494
ftwerase@westga.edu
For students with a Foreign Language major or minor, there are certain 4000 level courses built into the curriculum that are designated for internship credit. Students must meet requirements of the course and/or get department approval. Credit for internships is offered on a case-by-case basis.

HISTORY
Department of History:
Nadejda Popov
678-839-5370
npopov@westga.edu

Public History:
Ann McCleary
678-839-6041
amcclear@westga.edu
Public History internship information link

MUSIC
Music with Elective Business/General information:
Dr. Kevin Hibbard, Department Chair
678-839-6516
khibbard@westga.edu

Choral/General Music:
Dr. Dawn McCord
678-839-6266
dmccord@westga.edu

Instrumental:
Dr. Josh Byrd
678-839-6259
jbyrd@westga.eduMusic Education majors enrolling in a Teaching Internship course will need to work with Education Department to register for designated course.

THEATRE
Theatre Department Info
678-839-4700
theatre@westga.edu

College of Science and Math

BIOLOGY
Biology majors should contact a faculty member of their choice to discuss possible internship and research opportunities.

CHEMISTRY
Dr. Spencer Slattery, Department Chair
678-839-6550
sslatt@westga.edu
OR
Jill Stallings, Department Assistant
stallion@westga.edu
678-839-6550
Students may contact Biology department to inquire about academic credit for secured internships.

COMPUTER SCIENCE
Ms. Alex Young, Advising Coordinator
678-839-6651
ayoung@westga.edu
Eligible Computer Science majors may work with UWG Career Services and on their own to seek internship opportunities. Once an internship is secured, students should contact the faculty member of their choice to obtain academic credit.

GEOSCIENCES
Department Office Manager Anita Bryant
678-839-4051
abryant@westga.edu
Eligible Geosciences students may work with UWG Career Services and on their own to seek internship opportunities. Students may also contact a faculty member to discuss opportunities. In addition, students are encouraged to attend Geosciences Career Night in April to hear from and network with industry professionals as well as learn of possible opportunities.

MATHEMATICS
Students may contact the Mathematics Department to inquire about academic credit for internships.
678-839-5336
Boyd Building 324
For opportunities in the Math Tutoring Center, students may contact Mr. Bellon at 678-839-4140

PHYSICS
Dr. Powell, Department Chair, Professor and Director of UWG Observatory
678-839-4095
bpowell@westga.edu

College of Social Sciences

ANTHROPOLOGY
Dr. Lisa Gezon (Dept. Head)
678-839-6457
lgezon@westga.edu
Department internship information link

CRIMINOLOGY
Kelley Christopher (Instructor/Internship Coordinator)
678-839-4893
kchristo@westga.edu
Department internship information link

MASS COMMUNICATIONS
Dr. Camilla Gant, Department Chair
678-839-4933
sgant@westga.edu
*Senior Seminar course instructor changes each semester
Department internship information link: coming soon
Eligible Mass Communications majors may work with UWG Career Services and on their own to seek internship opportunities. Students who will be enrolled in Senior Seminar* should seek assistance in a timely manner in order to meet application deadlines for various internship opportunities.

POLITICAL SCIENCE
Department contact for internships:
Dr. Robert Sanders (Internship Coordinator)
678-839-6504
rschaefer@westga.edu
Department internship information link

PSYCHOLOGY
Department contact for internships:
Contact Dept. Head or UWG Career Services office for more information

SOCIOLOGY
Department contact for internships:
Dr. Neema Noori
678-839-6329
nnoori@westga.edu
Department internship information link

Richards College of Business

ALL MAJORS
Richards College of Business internship information link