Thursday, November 10, 2016

Spring Intern: South Asia Studies

An intern in the South Asia Studies program at the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research (AEI) will work closely with staff in the foreign and defense policy studies department on research relating to South Asian politics, economics, and security issues. The intern will focus specifically on India, but may also work on Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka or other regional topics as needed.

Tasks will include:
·       Gathering news clips from Indian and international news sources
·       Researching Indian political economy and demographics
·       Fact checking and editing articles, and producing literature reviews as well as research concerning the domestic and foreign policies of India and Pakistan to support Sadanand Dhume's regular column and book research

Some administrative work will be required to help assist with events and helping the scholar prepare for any speaking engagements and other ad hoc assignments.

Desired skills: familiarity with Excel, PowerPoint, and Lexis Nexis. Hindu/Urdu language skills are a plus. All class levels accepted.

Applications accepted until February 07, 2017.

To apply, students should log in to Careers4Terps and search the internship’s ID number: 148855