U.S. Grand Strategy Internship - Spring 2019

Hudson Institute - Washington, DC4.5

Full-timeEstimated: $24,000 - $32,000 a year
Skills
Hudson Institute is seeking a full or part-time intern to support the Institute’s work on issues surrounding the role of history in formulating American grand strategy and improving national security. 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 events featuring experts from Hudson Institute and across Washington, DC. Applicants should have a strong interest in European history, as well as knowledge of diplomatic and military history. A strong background in research, writing, and editing is preferred.

Responsibilities
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.

Hudson’s Onsite Internship Program
Onsite interns will be provided with their own workstation. Interns will also be able to participate in our formalized internship program which includes: regular roundtables with experts from Hudson Institute and leading institutions; career and professional development seminars; and organized outings and events in DC. Former Hudson interns have been hired for full-time positions or gone on to work in leading think-tanks and government agencies, such as the Department of Defense, the Department of State, Congressional offices, the intelligence community, and more.

Qualifications
Recent graduates or current students working towards a degree in political science, international relations, strategy, European studies, history 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.