FALL 2021 Atlantic Council Young Global Professionals Program | Global Energy Center

The Atlantic Council Young Global Professional program is an integral part of the Global Energy Center’s operations. Selected candidates will have the opportunity to actively engage with events, projects, and research. This position will expose the candidate to the logistics of event planning, think tank operations, and the publication process. This program is operating remotely. All positions are full-time and paid.

The deadline to apply for this opportunity is July 23, 2021.


  • Conduct research to support the activities and projects of the staff.
  • Handle an array of logistical issues for program events and activities
  • Regularly write and edit event summaries to be posted on the Center website.
  • Manage program contacts.
  • Draft correspondence and take notes at Council public events, roundtables, and strategy sessions for program archives.
  • Craft social media to support the promotion of Center events and publications.
  • Write analytical pieces for publication on GEC’s EnergySource blog.


  • Must be at least a college junior in good standing, a graduate student, or a recent graduate, preferably majoring in political science/international affairs, public policy, energy/environmental science, or economics.
  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA (out of 4.0) scale, or equivalent from a non-U.S. institution.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.
  • Applicants must be able to work full-time (40 hrs/week).
  • Should demonstrate an interest in international affairs with a focus on energy, foreign policy, economics, or climate policy
  • Must have excellent writing and editing skills.
  • Must work well with others and interact professionally with senior figures.

For more information and to apply, click here.

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