Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Spring National Security and International Affairs Research Internships with the Hudson Institute

Hudson Institute seeks interns to support our scholars’ work on national security and international affairs issues. If selected, you will conduct in-depth research to support a specific scholar. 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 educational events featuring experts from Hudson Institute and across Washington, DC.

Note in the message box on the application page if you have particular interest or a background in any or all of the following areas:
  • East Asia
  • Technology Policy
  • Middle East
  • Naval Affairs
  • Europe and Transatlantic Relations
Responsibilities include:
  • Gathering and analyzing data for inclusion in reports and articles;
  • Keeping the scholar and team up to date on current events;
  • Assisting the scholar with research projects and presentations;
  • Editing and conducting research for articles, op-eds, reports, and briefing papers;
  • Assisting with administrative tasks and event support.


  • Be current students working toward, or recent graduates holding, a degree in political science, international relations, history, economics, regional studies, technology policy, or related fields;
  • Have a strong interest in one of Hudson’s policy areas listed above;
  • Possess strong research, writing, editing, and analytical capabilities;
  • Communicate effectively and possess good interpersonal skills;
  • Manage their time wisely to independently complete work assignments;
  • Be proficient in all Microsoft Office Applications;
  • Demonstrate professionalism, attention to detail, and reliability.

Apply on the Hudson Institute website by November 26.