Fall 2018 Research Assistant, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars – Washington, DC

The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars is looking for qualified students (advanced undergraduate or graduate) interested in being part-time research assistant interns in the Fall 2018. An intern typically works 12-15 hours a week per scholar. (The number of hours can be adjusted accordingly to fulfill academic requirements). The deadline to apply is July 16, 2018. Internship positions are open until filled so applying early is strongly encouraged. Lawrence (Larry) K. Altman, Medical Writer and ‘The Doctor’s World’ Columnist, New York Times. “Reporting on the Health of Presidents and…

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Institute of Current World Affairs Graduate Fellowship

The Institute of Current World Affairs (ICWA) identifies and cultivates rare potential by immersing promising young professionals in the study of countries, regions or globally important issues, positioning them to become leaders in their fields. Through an intensive two-year immersion program crafted over 90 years, the institute has helped transform the lives and advance the careers of emerging writers, scholars and diplomats, as well as experts in the fields of policy, business and social activism. A prestigious ICWA fellowship provides recipients with the rare gift of time and freedom to…

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Career Talks! Podcast: Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

Take a listen to this podcast where Sara Morrell, a third-year International Affairs major,  and Associate Professor Margaret Kosal discuss the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, Research Option. Sara is currently competing a research thesis under the guidance of Professor Kosal. They talk about what the thesis entails, Professor Kosal’s role as mentor, how this will help Sara’s goal of working for a think tank, and the benefits of performing in-depth research as an undergraduate student. Career Talks! Podcast is a new feature, to capture the experiences and share the advice…

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Open Journal of Political Science Seeking International Relations Papers

We are pleased to inform you that the Open Journal of Political Science (OJPS), is seeking papers for the coming special issue on International Relations. We are very pleased to invite you to submit related papers for us in the respect of your experience in the field. Please send your paper to papersubmissionmcy@gmail.com (with the journal name or special issue name). Submission Deadline: June 26th, 2018 Fields (not restricted to) * International organizations * International relations theories * Nations interact * Foreign affairs * Strategic behavior and diplomacy * War and peace,…

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Ivan Allen Freshman Research Internship Exhibition

Please join the Ivan Allen College freshmen research interns, their faculty mentors, and members of the Ivan Allen community as we explore the research projects undertaken by the freshmen research interns this year at our Second Annual Ivan Allen Freshman Research Internship Exhibition! Refreshments will be served. Wednesday, April 11th Drop In 3:15-4:30 Peachtree Room, Student Center We have 14 students in the Ivan Allen college that will be exhibiting their work next Wednesday. We really hope that you are able to drop in and support their research endeavors during…

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Policy & Research Internship, Mercy Corps – Washington, DC

DATES OF INTERNSHIP:  June – August 2018 (flexible) LENGTH OF INTERNSHIP:  3 months at 30 hours/week INTERNS SUPERVISOR & CONTACT INFORMATION: Policy Advisor FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR THE INTERNSHIP: For the duration of this internship assignment the intern will receive: $670/month stipend Access to Mercy Corps online tools Work space in Mercy Corps’ office All other tools, materials and communication requirements for this project to be undertaken Intern will remain responsible for all costs associated with: Travel to/from Mercy Corps Office Lodging in Washington DC Living expenses Laptop computer All other costs associated…

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Call for Abstracts for Carnegie Council’s May 10 Student Research Conference

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce its fourth annual student research conference. It will be held in Carnegie Council’s New York City headquarters on Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 12:00 to 3:00 pm. Lunch will be served during a networking session, followed by presentations of original research by students from universities across the New York City metro area. Audience members will include students, professors, professionals, and the interested public. Presentations will be ten minutes long and must make a normative argument about international affairs and ethics. Topics…

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Research and Events Internship, Project on International Order and Strategy, Brookings Institute – Washington, DC

Overview This external sponsorship/academic credit summer internship, beginning in June 2018, is an opportunity for graduate students or undergraduates in their junior or senior year with an interest in U.S. foreign policy and international order to apply principles and theory in a professional environment. The internship will focus on a broad range of issues affecting the future of the international system, the U.S. alliance network, and the resurgence of geopolitical competition. This unpaid internship provides a practical learning experience that offers meaningful work experience related to the student’s field of study or…

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Research Intern, D3 Systems – McLean, VA

D3 is looking for a research intern to join our team! Work on public opinion research in an international context. With clients like Facebook and Pew Research Center, there is always excitement! JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Develop an understanding of the D3 research process • Provide assistance to staff on formatting questionnaires • Prepare Excel Codebooks and Trackers • Generate SPSS syntax files for reading data • Conduct thorough reviews of data sets, including quality control checking • Create Basic Data Tables • Prepare Topline or Marginals Reports •…

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