Tuesday, September 8, 2020

South & Central Asia Research Internship with the Hudson Institute

Hudson Institute seeks interns to support Hudson's South and Central Asia experts. The team works on issues ranging from economic development to security in the region. In this role, the intern will be responsible for substantive research work such as archival studies, writing articles, and drafting research memos for reports. Being an intern for the South and Central Asia team is a fantastic way to develop research skills and build a knowledge of one of the world's fastest growing regions.
In addition to being exposed to critical issues in these fields, interns will spend significant time discussing these issues with their scholar. Onsite interns also attend weekly career and policy discussions featuring experts from Hudson Institute and across Washington, DC.
Responsibilities include:
  • Gathering and analyzing data for inclusion in reports and articles;
  • Keeping the scholar up to date on current events;
  • Assisting the scholar with research projects and presentations;
  • Assisting with articles, op-eds, reports, and briefing papers;
  • Assisting with administrative tasks and event support.

Qualifications:
Recent graduates or current students working towards a degree in political science, philosophy, Asian studies, international relations, or related fields are encouraged to apply. Candidates should be able to work independently, manage their time wisely, and meet deadlines. They should be detail-focused, reliable, professional, and possess strong research, writing, editing, and analysis skills, as well as excellent communication, and interpersonal skills. Candidates should be proficient in all Microsoft Office applications.

How to Apply:
Please upload a cover letter, resume, and short, relevant writing sample (2-3 pages) in a single .pdf file. Due to the large number of applications that we receive, we regret that we can only contact those applicants who have been selected for an interview.

Apply on Indeed  For best consideration, apply by September 15.