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Internships


The College of Liberal Arts offers a wide range of internship programs related to students' academic studies and career goals. Interns gain valuable experience while assisting public agencies, organizations, and businesses with their skills and knowledge. Internships are eligible for college credit, and many of the programs are open to students regardless of major, with the instructor's approval.

Read about the internship programs and interns' experiences, below. 

Anthropology

The Internship Program in Anthropology
Contact: Mr. Neill Hadder, Coordinator, (512) 245-8272
 

English

  Internship in English Studies (ENG 3312.251)
Center for the Study of the Southwest
Contact: Mr. Dan Price, FH 238, (512) 245-3734

  Internship in Editing the Professional Publication (ENG 5312.251)
Center for the Study of the Southwest
Contact: Dr. Dick Heaberlin, FH 244, (512) 245-3710; Brazos 221, (512) 245-0351

Internship in Editing the Professional Publication (ENG 5312.252)
For MFA students in Creative Writing
Contact: Steve Wilson, FH 349, (512) 245-7680

Internship in Editing the Professional Publication (ENG 5312.253)
Contact: Dr. Libby Allison, FH 363, (512) 245-3733


Geography

The Internship Program in Geography
Contact: Mr. Mark Carter, ELA 136, (512) 245-8587
 

History

Internship in Public History
Contact: Dr. Lynn Denton, TMH 202, (512) 245-6196

 

International Studies

Undergraduate Internship in International Studies
Graduate Internship in International Studies
Contact: Mr. Jeremy Peña , DERR 101, (512) 245-2339

 

Modern Languages

Internships in Modern Languages
Internships in Spanish
Contact: Dr. Lucy Harney, Cent 214, (512) 245-2360
Contact: Dr. Yasmine Bale-Rivaya, Cent 144, (512) 245-2360

 

Philosophy

Internship in Independent Studies—PHIL 4388
Contact: Dr. Audrey McKinney, PSY 134f, (512) 245-2047


Political Science

Internship in Legal Studies—POSI 5380
for students in the MA in Legal Studies Program
and the Paralegal Studies Certificate Program
Contact: Dr. Lynn Crossett, UAC 355, (512) 245-2233

Undergraduate Internship in Political Science
Contact: Dr. Cecilia Castillo, UAC 355, (512) 245-3991

Undergraduate Internship in Public Administration
Contact: Dr. Thomas Longoria, UAC 355, (512) 245-7582

Master of Arts in Political Science Internship
Contact: Dr. Cecilia Castillo, UAC 355, (512) 245-3991

Master of Public Administration: Internship in Government
Contact: Dr. Thomas Longoria, UAC 355, (512) 245-7582


Psychology

Undergraduate internship course in Psychology
Contact: Ms. Robyn Rogers, (512) 245-8711

Health/Research Internships
Contact: Dr. Krista Howard, (512)245-2526

Contact: Eric Nordquist, (512) 716-4564

Sociology

The Internship Program in Sociology
Contact: Ms. Lois Hickman, Coordinator, (512) 245-2476 
Contact: Tina Villarreal, Coordinator, (512) 245-2072

Read Sociology interns' stories