Work in Publishing

Through Connected PhD I received several scholarships to work as a doctoral intern at Brandeis University Press and enrich my professional development. I am currently leading marketing campaigns while growing our social media outreach; as well as developing graphic designs for publicity purposes. If you’d like more information about my experience working at the press and developing additional skills, you may read my interview with Connected PhD.

Social Media and Marketing

  • Nourishing connections with our audience through social media and email campaigns 
  • Exponential growth of followers on Twitter (500 to 5000)
  • Creating mailing lists of targeted audience

Graphic Design

  • InDesign, Photoshop, and Canva. 
  • Designing social media posts, magazine and online ads, as well as email campaigns 
  • Promotional Material and Video Editing

Learning the Nuances of Publishing

  • Evaluating proposals and manuscripts 
  • Managing peer review processes and copyediting 
  • Learning marketing and sales strategies, and gaining skills in acquisition, production, and design

Website Design and Coding

  • HTML and CSS
  • WordPress and WIX
  • Updating website with current content on the WordPress platform