Academic Internships

Academic Internship Directory
Updated February 2013

ACCOUNTING

Accounting Department Internship Program

Faculty Contact: Bill Tatman
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1707, tatmanw@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 3526

Course: ACCOUNT 493, Internship in Accounting
Prerequisites: Junior or Senior standing, approval from Accounting Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: View Accounting Department Internship Program website (above) or contact Bill Tatman for details

ADVERTISING

Communication Department Internships

Faculty Contact: Kris Kranenburg
Phone/Email: (262) 472-2876, kranenbk@uww.edu
Office: Andersen 1217H

Course: JOURNLSM 493A, Internship in Advertising
Prerequisites: JOURNLSM 220, JOURNLSM 320 or JOURNLSM 322, 3.0 GPA in prerequisite courses, and/or consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

ART

Faculty Contact: Daniel Kim
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1043, kimd@uww.edu
Office: Center of the Arts 2063

Course: ARTSTDIO 492, Fiend Internship in Art
Prerequisites: Second term sophomore standing, 9 credits in the emphasis area, 3.0 GPA in ART/MAGD, and consent of instructor
To Enroll: Internship must be pre-arranged. Contact the faculty internship coordinator and fill out an internship/independent study contract, available from the Art Department office (CA 2073).

ARTS MANAGEMENT

* Internship is REQUIRED for Arts Management minor

Faculty Contact: Megan Matthews
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1142, matthewm@uww.edu
Office: Center of the Arts 2075

Course: ACINDP 493, Arts Management/Merchandising Internship
Prerequisites: ACINDP 200, Junior/Senior status, and consent of program coordinator and Theatre/Dance Department Chair
To Enroll: Meet with faculty program coordinator

ASIAN STUDIES

Camp USA: Teaching English in Japan

Faculty Contact: Larry Neuman
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1093, neumanl@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 2110

Course: ASIANSTD 493, Internship in Japanese Culture
Prerequisites: Sophomore standing, JAPANESE 101, consent of Asian Studies Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Asian Studies Coordinator

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Biological Sciences Internships

Faculty Contact: Bruce Eshelman
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5136, eshelmab@uww.edu
Office: Upham 303

Course: BIOLOGY 493, Internship in Biology
Prerequisites: Department consent
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

COMPUTER SCIENCE

No information available

COMMUNICATION (ORGANIZATIONAL; CORPORATE AND HEALTH)

Communication Department Internships

Faculty Contact: William E. Lowell
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1286, lowellw@uww.edu
Office: Heide 456

Course: COMM 493C, Internship in Communication
Prerequisites: COMM 228, COMM 327, COMM 363, and Junior standing or consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

ECONOMICS

Faculty Contact: Russ Kashian
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5584, kashianr@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 4404

Course: ECON 493, Internship in Economics
Prerequisites: Economics major or minor and approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

ENGLISH

Internships in Languages

Faculty Contact: Janine Tobeck
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5039, tobeckj@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 3260

Course: ENGLISH 493, Applied Study-Internship in Writing
Prerequisites: Consent of faculty internship coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Faculty Contact: James Sisak
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5441, sisakj@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 4506

Course: MANGEMNT 493, Cooperative/Internship in Management
Prerequisites: Approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

No information available

FINANCE

Faculty Contact: Linda Yu
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1316, yuq@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 3300B

Course: FNBSLW 493, Internship
Prerequisites: Finance major or minor, approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Internships in Languages

Faculty Contact: Peter Hoff
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1591, hoffp@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 3110

Courses: FRENCH 493, Internship in French; GERMAN 493, Internship in German; SPANISH 493, Internship in Spanish
Prerequisites: Six units of respective foreign language (French, German, or Spanish) at the 300 or 400 level and consent of Foreign Language Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Identify and secure internship opportunity, then meet with the Foreign Language Internship Coordinator. Complete Foreign Language Internship information form.

GENERAL BUSINESS

Faculty Contact: Jan Olson
Phone/Email: (262) 472-4900, olsonj@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 4300H

Course: No information available

GENERAL MANAGEMENT

Faculty Contact: James Sisak
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5441, sisakj@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 4506

Course: MANGEMNT 493, Cooperative/Internship in Management
Prerequisites: Approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

GEOGRAPHY/GEOLOGY

Internships in Geography & Geology

Faculty Contact: Thomas Jeffery
Phone/Email: (262) 5124, jefferyt@uww.edu
Office: Upham 107

Course: GEOGRPY 485, Internship in Geography
Prerequisites: Students with a major or minor program emphasis in Geography must have completed a minimum of 14 units in Geography coursework. Students of similar majors must have a minimum of 9 selected units in Geography coursework. Consent of intern committee.
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator or contact department chair

HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION & COACHING

* Internship is REQUIRED for HPRC major and Recreation minor

Department Internship Guide

Faculty Contact: Karen Barak
Phone/Email: (262) 472-3716, barakk@uww.edu
Office: Williams Center 121

Course: PEPROF 493, Health, Human Performance & Recreation Internship
Prerequisites: PEPROF 209, within 9 credits of completing HPERC major/minor, and consent of faculty internship coordinator
To Enroll: See website above and/or contact faculty internship coordinator. File application materials by the due date prior to semester of placement.

HISTORY

* Internship is REQUIRED for Public History major

Public History Internships

Faculty Contact: James Levy
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5154, levyj@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 5235

Course: HISTRY 493, Public History Internship
Prerequisites: HISTRY 200, HISTRY 202, and consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with faculty program coordinator

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Faculty Contact: James Sisak
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5441, sisakj@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 4506

Course: MANGEMNT 493, Cooperative/Internship in Management
Prerequisites: Approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

IT – INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Faculty Contact: Paul Ambrose
Phone/Email: (262) 472-4816, ambrosep@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 3301

Course: ITBE 493, IT Internship
Prerequisites: Admission to upper-level courses, approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

INTEGRATED SCIENCE & BUSINESS

* Internship is REQUIRED for Integrated Science & Business major

Science-Business Internship

Faculty Contact: John Ejnik
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1083, ejnikj@uww.edu
Office: Upham 253

Course: SCIBUS 493, Science-Business Internship
Prerequisites: Junior or Senior standing with at least 30 credits towards Integrate Science & Business major, minimum 2.5 GPA, completion of introductory level courses in the desired business area, and consent of faculty coordinator
To Enroll: Arrange an internship that provides opportunities in both the science and business realms of an appropriate company, then meet with faculty coordinator

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

No information available

INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

International Studies Internships

Faculty Contact: Anne Hamilton
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1214, hamiltoa@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 5108

Course: INTRNAR 493, Internship in International and Area Studies
Prerequisites: No information available
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

JOURNALISM - BROADCAST

Communication Department Internships

Faculty Contact: Jim Mead
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5659, meadj@uww.edu
Office: Andersen 1209

Course: COMM 493E, Internship in Electronic Media
Prerequisites: COMM 232 and 238 or 239; Junior/Senior status
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

JOURNALISM - PRINT

Communication Department Internships

Faculty Contact: Peter Janecky
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5068, janeckyp@uww.edu
Office: Heide 455

Course: JOURNLSM 493G, Internship in Journalism
Prerequisites: JOURNLSM 237 and consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

LEGAL STUDIES

* Internship is REQUIRED for Legal Studies minor

Internships in Political Science/Public Policy & Administration

Faculty Contact: Susan Johnson
Phone/Email: (262) 472-4766, johnsons@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 5130

Course: POLISCI 493, Internship in Political Science
Prerequisites: 3 units of Political Science coursework or consent of department chairperson
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

LIBERAL STUDIES

Internships for Liberal Studies Students

Faculty Contact: Robert Brooks
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1975
Office: Laurentide 4212

Faculty Contact: David Cartwright
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5268
Office: Laurentide 4207

Course: LIBST 493, Internship in Liberal Studies
Prerequisites: Consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with one of the faculty internship coordinators

MCS – MANAGEMENT COMPUTER SYSTEMS

Faculty Contact: Paul Ambrose
Phone/Email: (262) 472-4816, ambrosep@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 3301

Course: ITBE 493, IT Internship
Prerequisites: Admission to upper-level courses, approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

MARKETING

Faculty Contact: Sharon Roy
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5470, roynewms@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 3421

Course: MARKETNG 493, Internships in Marketing
Prerequisites: Junior standing, approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

MATHEMATICS

No information available

MEDIA ARTS & GAME DEVELOPMENT (MAGD)

Communication Department Internships

Faculty Contact: James Kates
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5034, katesj@uww.edu
Office: Andersen 1217M

Course: COMM 493M, MAGD Internship
Prerequisites: MAGD major or minor, 9 credits (including MAGD 150) from MAGD Core or Tier 1 of the Communication Track, 2.5 overall GPA, and consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

OCCUPATIONAL & ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY & HEALTH

* Internship is REQUIRED for Occupational Safety major

OESH Internships

Faculty Contact: E. Andrew Kapp, Ph.D.
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5423, kappa@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 3501

Course: SAFETY 492, Fieldwork Internship in Safety; concurrent enrollment in SAFETY 470, Seminar-Safety
Prerequisites: OESH major, 2.5 or higher GPA, and consent of instructor
To Enroll: Attend the Fieldwork Internship Orientation the semester prior to intended internship

PHYSICS

Physics Internships

Faculty Contact: Juliana Constantinescu
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5115, constanj@uww.edu
Office: Upham 159

Course: PHYSCS 493, Physics Cooperative Education
Prerequisites: Declared Physics major
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

POLITICAL SCIENCE

Internships in Political Science/Public Policy & Administration

Faculty Contact: Susan Johnson
Phone/Email: (262) 472-4766, johnsons@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 5130

Course: POLISCI 493, Internship in Political Science
Prerequisites: 3 units of Political Science coursework or consent of department chairperson
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

PSYCHOLOGY

Psychology Department Experiential Courses

Faculty Contact: Heather Niemeier
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1026, niemeieh@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 1215

Course: PSYCH 387, Field Training in Psychology
Prerequisites: Psychology major or minor, 9 credits of Psychology coursework, and consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with course instructor

PUBLIC POLICY & ADMINISTRATION

* Internship is REQUIRED for Public Policy & Administration major

Internships in Political Science/Public Policy & Administration

Faculty Contact: Susan Johnson
Phone/Email: (262) 472-4766, johnsons@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 5130

Course: POLISCI 493, Internship in Political Science
Prerequisites: 3 units of Political Science coursework or consent of department chairperson
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

PUBLIC RELATIONS

Communication Department Internships

Faculty Contact: Ann Peru Knabe, APR
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5068, knabea@uww.edu
Office: Heide 455

Course: COMM 493I, Public Relations Internship
Prerequisites: COMM 203 and consent of instructor
To Enroll: See faculty internship coordinator. Faculty internship contact maintains extensive list of public relations internships, and it can be emailed to UW-Whitewater students upon request.

SOCIAL WORK

* Field Placement is REQUIRED for Social Work major

Internships in Social Work

Faculty Contact: Michael Wallace
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1212, wallacem@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 5215

Course: SOCWORK 493, Social Work Experience
Prerequisites: Social Work major, completion of all required Social Work coursework, 2.25 GPA, and consent of instructor
To Enroll: Meet with the faculty field placement coordinator

SOCIOLOGY

Sociology Department Internship Program

Faculty Contact: Paul Gregory
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1984, gregoryp@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 2122

Course: SOCIOLGY 493, Applied Sociology
Prerequisites: Restricted to Sociology majors and Family & Health Studies and Sociology minors; Junior or Senior standing
To Enroll: Meet with faculty internship coordinator

SUPPLY CHAIN/OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

Faculty Contact: James Sisak
Phone/Email: (262) 472-5441, sisakj@uww.edu
Office: Hyland 4506

Course: MANGEMNT 493, Cooperative/Internship in Management
Prerequisites: Approval from Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with Internship Coordinator

TEACHER INTERNSHIPS

Teacher Internship Program

Faculty Contact: Marie Benson
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1680, bensonm@uww.edu
Office: Winther 2041

Faculty Contact: Cheryl Wegner
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1935, wegnerc@uww.edu
Office: Winther 2036

Prerequisites: Meet with the Teacher Internship Coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with the Teacher Internship Coordinator or Teacher Internship Assistant

THEATRE/DANCE

Internship-Specific Forms, Theatre/Dance Department

Faculty Contact: Marshall Anderson
Phone/Email: (262) 472-1566, andersom@uww.edu
Office: Center of the Arts 2076

Course: THEATRE 493, Internship in Theatre Practice
Prerequisites: Theatre major, at least second-term junior standing, and prior consent of the department; THEATRE 207 additional prerequisite for Theatre Management/Promotion majors
To Enroll: Meet with the faculty internship coordinator

WOMEN'S STUDIES

Internships in Women' Studies

Faculty Contact: Lauren Smith
Phone/Email: (262) 472-6237, smithlb@uww.edu
Office: Laurentide 4231

Course: WOMENST 493, Internship in Women’s Studies
Prerequisites: 12 units in courses approved for the Women’s Studies minor and approval from the faculty internship coordinator
To Enroll: Meet with the faculty internship coordinator