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Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Fall Internship Opportunity: South Asia Studies
Fall Intern: South Asia Studies
An intern in the South Asia Studies program at AEI will work closely with staff in the foreign and defense policy studies department on research relating to South Asian politics, economics, and security issues. The intern will focus specifically on India, but may also work on Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka or other regional topics as needed. Tasks will include gathering news clips from Indian and international news sources, researching Indian political economy and demographics, fact checking and editing articles, and producing literature reviews, as well as research concerning the domestic and foreign policies of India and Pakistan to support Sadanand Dhume's regular column and book research.
Help assist with events
Helping the scholar prepare for any speaking engagements
Other ad hoc assignments
Familiarity with Excel, PowerPoint, and Lexis Nexis
Hindu/Urdu language skills are a plus
The deadline for applications is Thursday, September 29, 2016. Incomplete applications will not be considered. To apply, proceed to the following website: