You are here

Research Internships

CITI Summer Journal 2010

Internship Program in Communication and Media

The Columbia Institute for Tele-Information (CITI) is a university research center focusing on management and policy issues in electronic media. CITI was founded in 1983 as the first such center at a major business school. In its 25 years, CITI has published over 65 books on subjects of telecom, TV, cable, internet, and film, with a strong international dimension.

CITI seeks smart, motivated, self-starting individuals to perform research work on telecommunications, internet and mass media industries.

Some of the current projects are: a text book on media management; articles on ultra broadband networks; conferences on Latin American IT economies, user generated content, life cycles of social networks, Rural Broadband ARRA grants, and reasons for IT projects failure.


This is an unpaid position.

Job Qualifications
  • Interest and experience in electronic mass media, telecom, internet, and related industries
  • Experience with search engines and other research databases
  • General computer proficiency
  • Well-developed research, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility and responsiveness in accomplishing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Most of all, candidate must be resourceful and keen on learning new subjects

Benefits
  • Exposure to communications scholars, corporate executives, government policy makers, and international institutions.
  • Weekly guest speakers and luncheons
  • Access to CITI conferences
  • Special events and trips
  • Flexible hours.
  • Please refer to our summer journals for further details.

Interested persons should send resume and cover letter to Jason Buckweitz, Assistant Director. Email: jab2322@columbia.edu Fax: 212-854-1471

View the commemorative journals for our past summer intern programs:

Events

April 28th 2014

Mobile Money and Virtual Currency as Payment Systems for Clouds

 

June 20th, 2014

Vickrey Auctions for Spectrum: The Track Record at Columbia University

 

September 19th 2014

State of Telecom at Columbia University

Contact Us

Columbia Institute for Tele-Information
3022 Broadway
Uris Hall
New York, NY 10027
Phone: (212) 854-4222
Fax: (212) 854-1471
citi@columbia.edu

The Curl Ideas to wrap your mind around

A Storyteller Goes Back to School

Amanda Kinsey ’12 has produced a film about Columbia University's storied past.

Read More >

Is Australia on the Wrong Track?

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has defended many of his government’s reforms by invoking the American model of cutbacks on spending.

Read More >

Taking Flight

"To get a venture off the ground, you really just have to start," says serial entrepreneur Drew Patterson '06, whose newest gig is leading hotel search site Room 77.

Read More >

A Rigorous Approach — from the Beginning

Murray Low and Cliff Schorer talk about Columbia’s unique approach to entrepreneurship — and the skills that are most critical for entrepreneurs today.

Read More >

For Some CEOs, No Price Is Too High to Retain Control In a Proxy Battle

In new research from Columbia Business School, CEOs are three times as likely to value shares above market value to avoid getting pushed out

Read More >

Alumni Support Helps Business School Reach New Heights

Alumni and School supporters came together to set a new fundraising record for the Columbia Business Fund and EMBA Fund in fiscal year 2014.

Read More >

Smarter Ads for Smartphones: When They Do and Don't Work

Study demystifies effectiveness of smartphone ads; offers marketers tips

Read More >

Wounded Warrior Project: Leading from the Front

As the WWP entered its second decade, what governance policies and practices would ensure its continued success?

Read More >

Wei Jiang Named Director of Chazen Institute

Wei Jiang, the Arthur F. Burns Professor of Free and Competitive Enterprise in the Finance and Economics Division, has been appointed Director of the School’s Jerome A. Chazen Institute of International Business.

Read More >