Thursday, October 25, 2018

The National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), is currently accepting applications for the Spring 2019 Internship Program!

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).
General requirements
Applicants for all internships must:
  • Have a good academic record.
  • Demonstrate an interest in the subject matter.
  • Be able to complete their internship work hours on site at START.
  • Agree to attend orientation and training. 
  • Submit an application by the deadline, all application packets must include:
Each project may have additional requirements, including minimum credit hours, preferred majors and compulsory meeting times. 


How to apply
Priority application deadline Spring 2019: Sunday, October 28, 2018; 11:59pm
Final application deadline Spring 2019: Sunday, November, 2018; 11:59pm


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