Internship for FASS Student at National Library Board

    1. Institution/Faculty: NUS/FASS
    2. Internship Period: AY2017/18 Semester 1 (7th Aug-9th Dec 2017)
    3. Number of Interns Required: 1
    4. Work Location: Oral History Centre (OHC), National Archives of Singapore, 1 Canning Rise S(179868)
    5. Working Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8.30am-6pm. Friday, 8.30am-5.30pm
    6. Project Scope: OHC Projects on Chinese-dominated Business and Banking & Finance
      1. Conduct at least 90 hours of recording with potential interviewees on Chinese-dominated Businesses and Banking & Finance
      2. Write synopses on the interviews conducted and other documentation work
      3. Review OHC’s current Chinese-dominated Businesses and Banking & Finance through research and suggest areas for future expansion
      4. Deposit the interviews collected with OHC as part of the nation’s posterity
      5. Write synopses for OHC’s external collection
      6. Edit transcripts
  • Pre-requisites:
    1. Effectively bilingual, good command of spoken and written English and Chinese
    2. Basic research skills – both primary and secondary
    3. Strong communication skills – verbal, non-verbal and written
    4. Integrity – Ability to handle confidential information
    5. Resourcefulness – Ability to find ways to gather information and overcome challenges
    6. Genuine interest in meeting with and listening to life stories of individuals

Monthly Allowance: $1000

Send application to: Sophia XIONG Assistant Manager | Talent Acquisition & OD People Management & Development National Library Board. Email: