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Thursday, September 8, 2016
Fall Internship Opportunity: Korea Studies
Korea Studies Volunteer Intern
2016 Fall Semester Korea Studies Washington, DC
DEADLINE: September 23, 2016
Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is a leading nonprofit membership organization, research center, and publisher, with headquarters in New York, an office in Washington, DC, and programs nationwide. It is dedicated to increasing America's understanding of the world and contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. CFR's 4,900+ members are leaders in international affairs and foreign policy. CFR also publishes Foreign Affairs, the preeminent magazine on global issues, and provides up-to-date information about the world and U.S. foreign policy on its award-winning website, CFR.org.
CFR’s volunteer internships give selected volunteer interns the opportunity to receive training in the area of foreign policy; as well as skills training in areas such as writing, research, and program planning. CFR internships are unpaid and are filled on a rolling basis.
Assisting with research assignments; focus will be primarily on Korea and Northeast Asia
Providing logistical support as needed
16-21 approximate hours per week
Undergraduate or graduate student with specific knowledge of the two Koreas’ foreign relations and experience with foreign resources, materials, and government system required
Strong research abilities
Excellent attention to detail & follow-through
Full-professional proficiency in Korean is required; full-professional proficiency in Chinese or Japanese a plus
Application Process DEADLINE: September 23, 2016
1) Cover letter
3) Writing Sample
Council on Foreign Relations Human Resources Office 1777 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006 FAX (202) 509-8490 firstname.lastname@example.org www.cfr.org Follow us on Twitter: @CFR_HR
Please email, mail or fax a resume, cover letter and writing sample INCLUDING POSITION NAME, DAYS AND TIMES AVAILABLE TO WORK to the Human Resource Office at the above address. The Council on Foreign Relations is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Quality, diversity and balance are the key objectives sought by the Council on Foreign Relations in the composition of its workforce.