Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Think Tank Jobs 9

Tuesday specialty programming brings you jobs & internships at think tanks and other public policy groups. You may wish to save our directory of think tank and public policy organization career pages for future reference.

Wednesday update: this post is now substantially complete, although we may add a few more finds to this today. We'll be back Thursday with a new edition.

using our must-bookmark directory of think tanks and public policy organizations. We'll sew this up tomorrow, and return to regular operations with a super-sized just-the-jobs edition on Thursday.

America SpeaksIntern, Citizen Engagement Program

American Enterprise Institute
American Foreign Policy CouncilInternships, Fall 2012 – apply by July 1

Asia FoundationJunior Associate posts for Summer 2012 – San Francisco and San Leandro, CA

Aspen Institute
Atlantic Council of the U.S.
Bill of Rights InstituteDevelopment Manager

Brookings Institution
British American Security & Information CouncilInternships (scroll down) – DC & London, UK

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International AffairsEditorial Intern – New York

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Cato Institute
Center for American Progress
Center for Global Development
Center for International PolicyInternships – apply by July 13 for Fall 2012

Center for Law & Social Policy
Center for Public Integrity
Center for Responsive PoliticsResearch Director – $73k

Center for Strategic & International Studies
Center for the National InterestInterns – apply by May 15

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Chicago Council on Global Affairs – Chicago, IL
Competitive Enterprise InstituteInterns, Fall 2012 – apply by July 1

Council on Foreign Relations – New York

Council on Hemispheric AffairsInterns – Spanish and/or Portuguese language skills desirable

e21Economist/Economics Writer

East-West InstituteInternships – New York and Brussels

Economic Opportunity InstituteInternships – Seattle, WA

Education SectorIntern info

Eisenhower InstituteInternships

Ethics & Public Policy CenterState Legislative Policy Director, American Religious Freedom Program

Eurasia Foundation – various consulting-type opportunities available

Federation of American Scientists

Ford FoundationInterns – New York

Freedom House


German Marshall Fund of the U.S.Internships

Global Financial IntegrityInternships

Goldwater Institute – Phoenix, AZ

Heritage Foundation

Hoover InstitutionSocial Science Research Assistant – Palo Alto, CA

Hudson InstituteInternships

Independent InstituteDevelopment Assistant – Oakland, CA


International Crisis Group

  • Internships – apply by July 1 for Fall 2012
  • New York Intern opportunities also available

International Food Policy Research Institute

International Institute for Strategic StudiesNonprofit Management Intern and Operations & Research Intern (scroll down) – apply by July 15 for Fall 2012

Institute for Humane StudiesDevelopment Intern

Institute for Policy Studies

Institute for the Study of War

Joint Center for Political & Economic Development

MacArthur Foundation – Chicago, IL

Mackinac Center for Public PolicyEducation Policy Analyst – Midland, MI – search managed by Talent Market

Manhattan InstituteSenior Fellow, Center for State & Local Leadership – New York

Mansfield Foundation

MASSInc/Commonwealth MagazineInterns – Boston, MA – apply by Apr. 20

Media Research Center

Middle East InstituteInternships – apply by July 13 for Fall 2012

Migration Policy Institute

National Center for Policy AnalysisInternships – Dallas, TX

National Center for Public Policy ResearchInternships

National Endowment for DemocracyAssistant Program Officer, Latin America and the Caribbean – Spanish language skills required

National Institute for Public PolicyIntern info

New America Foundation

Open Society Foundation

Pacific Research InstituteInternships – San Francisco, CA

Pew Charitable Trusts

Pew Research Center

Population Reference BureauPolicy Analyst, International Programs

Potomac Institute for Policy StudiesInternships – apply by July 20 for Fall 2012

Progressive Policy InstitutePublic Affairs Intern and Editorial Intern

Public Policy Institute of California – San Francisco, CA

RAND Corporationnumerous opportunities, research emphasis – DC, Santa Monica and other locations

Texas Public Policy FoundationInternships – Austin, TX

Third Way

Truman National Security Project

Stimson Center

Urban Institute

Washington Institute for Near East PolicyInternship/Fellowship info

Woodrow Wilson Center

Worldwatch Institute


Anonymous said...

Could you PLEASE post jobs for new college grads with little to no experience??? Thanks!!

Anonymous said...

I second that!! Please help us soon-to-be graduates out!