Wednesday, November 6, 2019

START Spring 2020 Internship Program Application Deadline this Sunday (11/10)!

Below is a list of opportunities still available for the spring semester. Please visit our website for detailed project descriptions and more information, and to access the spring application formhttps://www.start.umd.edu/careers/internships.
  • Communications or Multimedia Internships
  • GRU: Transnational Criminal Organization & Cartel Activities 
  • Global Terrorism Database (GTD) Internships 
  • International Crisis Behavior Project (ICB)
  • Understanding Domestic Radicalization 
  • Using Text Processing Tools to Study Polish & Lithuanian Social Media   

Why choose an internship at START?
  • Experience working with a large team of dynamic and experienced researchers.
  • Exposure to cutting edge theories and methods.
  • Deepen your understanding of current issues in terrorism and homeland security.
  • Work on projects of immediate interest to the practitioner and policy community.
  • Hone and develop a range of transferable skills attractive to future employers.
  • Opportunity to work with and meet other students and researchers with similar interests.
  • Enrichment activities offering wide opportunities for learning and personal growth, schedule includes simulations, career presentations and research talks.
  • Mentorship from START staff and researchers in a successful professional environment.
  • Internships can be undertaken for academic credit (depending on approval from your institution and department).
How to apply:
SPRING 2020:
Final application deadline: Sunday, November 10, 2019; 11:59pm

For more information about the projects, requirements and for the application forms visit: http://www.start.umd.edu/careers/internships