Opportunities at AsiaMedia

Informations about job openings, internships and submissions

Write for AsiaMedia

AsiaMedia currently accepts submissions of original material for publication. Submissions should be about Asian media, a broad term including journalism and news coverage, freedom of the press, technology and internet trends, and economic issues surrounding the media. This term, for our purposes, does not include entertainment and sports news.

Write for us by sending a brief resume, including previous published works, and your original article or article idea to asiamedia@international.ucla.edu. Due to the volume of emails we receive, we cannot guarantee that we will respond to all applicants.

Internship Opportunities

AsiaMedia offers numerous unpaid internship opportunities for students and recent graduates in the Los Angeles area. Apply now to get publishing experience by joining a UCLA online publication.

Journalism

  • Learn to evaluate, analyze, and synthesize information quickly
  • Write news stories, reviews, and profiles
  • Conduct interviews
  • Research media issues

Applicants should have strong writing skills and a good eye for news. Duration of internships are negotiable, with a three-month minimum. We ask for ten to fifteen hours of work per week and accept applications year-round. Apply by sending your cover letter, resume and links to your web site portfolios or writing samples to Margaretta Soehendro, Managing Editor, at asiamedia@international.ucla.edu.

Web Design

  • Design and maintain site
  • Work with an editorial team to see ideas through, from start to finish
  • Create resource pages and special layouts for news stories

Applicants should be proficient in XHTML, CSS, PHP, and ASP. Duration of internship is negotiable, with a three-month minimum. We ask for five to ten hours of work per week and accept applications year-round. This position includes work on both AsiaMedia and its sister publication Asia Pacific Arts. Apply by sending your cover letter, resume and links to your web site design experience to Oliver Chien, Multimedia Editor, at ochien@international.ucla.edu.

Multimedia

  • Assist with various stages of multimedia/video production
  • Gain experience editing, producing, shooting, and setting-up video interviews

Applicants should have some basic computer skills. Duration of internships are negotiable, with a three-month minimum. We ask for ten to fifteen hours of work per week and accept applications year-round. This position includes work on both AsiaMedia and its sister publication Asia Pacific Arts. Apply by sending your cover letter, resume and examples of previous work to Oliver Chien, Multimedia Editor, at ochien@international.ucla.edu.

Due to the volume of emails we recieve, we cannot guarantee that we will respond to all applicants.