Search Jobs
Search Internships
Publisher Profiles
Publishing Programs
Publishing Organizations
Major/Department guide
Commonly Used Terms
Publishing Events is sponsored by the Association of American Publishers, the leading trade association for the U.S. book and journal publishing industry.

Internship Detail

[Back to Internships]

Company Name: W. W. NORTON & COMPANY
Description: The college division at W. W. Norton & Company is seeking an editorial intern to assist the Psychology department from September to December 2017. The internship will provide insight into the editorial, marketing, and sales aspects of textbook publishing. Responsibilities vary but will include assisting with manuscript review programs and the preparation of manuscripts and ancillary materials, researching market data and competition, and performing administrative tasks such as drafting check requests and printing and scanning documents.
Length of Internship: 3 months, 20 hours per week
Requirements: The ideal candidate has a demonstrated interest in academic publishing and is energetic, meticulous, and organized. All candidates should possess strong research and communication skills and an ability to work independently in an office environment. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, is required. A background in psychology or the sciences, though not required, is preferred. Specific hours are flexible, but interns must be available to work 3-4 days for a total of 20 hours per week over a three-month period. Juniors, seniors, and recent college graduates preferred.
Location: New York, NY
Payment: $11/hour
How To Apply For This Internship: To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter as email attachments to Eve Sanoussi (
© 2017 Association of American Publishers, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
site map   |   terms of use