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CWIHP Internship Opportunities
CWIHP is currently accepting internship applications for the Spring 2012 academic
semester.
Application Deadline: 15 November 2011

Background
The Cold War International History Project (CWIHP) at the Woodrow Wilson Center is
currently accepting internship applications for the Spring 2012 academic semester.
The Project supports the full and prompt release of historical materials by governments on
all sides of the Cold War, and seeks to accelerate the process of integrating new sources,
materials and perspectives from the former "communist bloc" with the historiography of
the Cold War which has been written over the past few decades largely by Western
scholars reliant on Western archival sources. It also seeks to transcend barriers of
language, geography, and regional specialization to create new links among scholars
interested in Cold War history.

Interns at the Project will assist with research at archives and libraries, editing document
manuscripts, publishing, translating, and disseminating CWIHP bulletins and working
papers, coordinating scholarly conferences and answering various information requests.
Interns at CWIHP are at the forefront of the debate and research over the historiography of
the Cold War and will gain valuable knowledge from interaction with CWIHP staff,
Woodrow Wilson Center Fellows as well as visiting scholars.

CWIHP's internship appointments are generally consistent with academic semesters (i.e.
Fall, Spring, Summer / three to four months); although appointments are made throughout
the year for periods of varying length. No internship will exceed one year in duration.

Eligibility
Successful applicants should have strong research and/or administrative skills; be
extremely attentive to detail; be able to work independently and as part of group; be
enrolled in a degree program, have graduated, and/or have been accepted to enter an
advanced degree program within the next year. Knowledge of a foreign language
(especially Albanian, Bulgarian, Czech, German, Hungarian, Korean, Mandarin Chinese,
Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbo-Croatian or Vietnamese), is helpful, as is knowledge of
Adobe InDesign publishing software or coursework/experience in library science.

As a general rule, our office is looking for individuals who can work between 14 and 35
hours/week.

The Wilson Center is an equal opportunity employer and follows equal opportunity
employment guidelines in the selection of its interns. Internships are open to all U.S.
residents and qualified international students with F or J visas.
Application Instructions
To apply for a CWIHP internship, email a resume and cover letter to
coldwar@wilsoncenter.org by 15 November 2011.



                  2012 CESD INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IN AZERBAIJAN

The Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD, www.cesd.az ),
leading Azerbaijani think tank specialized in economic and social policy, is pleased to announce
the CESD Summer Internship Program 2012. Through the program, students will be able to
apply for full-time summer internships within one of the many divisions of the CESD.
Internships are available only for undergraduate students and all positions are paid.

Please note that only current students are eligible.

Students graduating in June 2012 are not eligible.

Applicants should submit a resume that details their relevant work and educational experiences
and cover letter stating their interests, qualifications and the internshipthey are applying for to
Xalid Mikayilov, at xalidmikayilov@cesd.az . All applicants must state the name of the
internship in the subject line of theemail.

No phone calls, please.

The application deadline is April 20, 2012




--
Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD)
Shirin Mirzeyev 76 "a"/33,
Baku, Az1002,
AZERBAIJAN

Phone; (99412) 5970691
(99412) 4975684
Fax (99412) 4975684
Email; cesd.az@gmail.com
info@cesd.az
URL; www.cesd.az
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2012 CIVITAS SUMMER PROFESSIONAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IN WARSAW, POLAND (between
May15/June 1-15 till July 31, 2012) in ENGLISH

                                    www.globaleducationleadership.org

The summer internship program supervised by Collegium Civitas includes 25-30 hours of internship per week.
Students can apply for a minimum of 4-week and up to 10-week internships, beginning on May 15, June 1 or
June 15. The summer internships end usually around July 31though it might be extended to August depending on
the internship organization. Interested students can also register for credited academic and internship seminars and a
Polish language course.

INTERNSHIPS (IN ENGLISH)

The program offers a unique opportunity for a limited number of students to undertake full-time summer
professional internships in various public and non-profit organizations in Warsaw, Poland that focus, among others,
on:
                      - European Integration, International Politics, Diplomacy

                      - Government, Legal and Constitutional Affairs

                      - Human Rights, Migration, Refugees

                      - Civil Society and Local Community Development, Civic Education

                      - Jewish History, Arts & Culture

                      - History, Arts & Culture

                      - Media, Media Advertising, Journalism

                      - Public health, humanitarianism

                      - Economics, Business, Finance

                      - Quantitative Research and Statistics

                      - Environment

      http://www.globaleducationleadership.org/organizations/InternshipOrganizations.html

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS

Perspective students are encouraged to review comments of the program alumni, including their work completed
during previous editions of the summer internship program. The information can be accessed here.

APPLICATION

Graduate and undergraduate students can apply. Civitas summer internship program has a rolling admission and
interested applicants are invited to submit their applications to the program anytime until April 10 or April 20
depending on the starting date of the internship. Application forms and requested documents.

CONTACT

Inquiries about the program can be directed to Olena Tregub, Executive Director, Global Educational Leadership, at
olenatregub@globaleducationleadership.org or tel. 646 670 6089. For more information about the program,
application form and costs click here
    NATO PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY – RESEARCH ASSISTANT PROGRAMME

   The NATO Parliamentary Assembly is currently looking for participants for its Research Assistant

    Programme, which will take place August – November 2012. Deadline to apply is 20 April 2012.

The NATO Parliamentary Assembly usually employs ten paid Research Assistants from NATO
member and Associate nations each year. In general, five of these start in late January and finish
in early June. The second group starts in August and finishes in late November or early-
December.

Candidates from both NATO member countries and NATO Associate countries are welcome
to apply for the Research Assistant Programme.

Every effort is made to assess applications objectively, but many factors must be taken into
account. These include the need for a regional balance among participants in the programme.
Consequently, it is rare to select two candidates from the same nation for the same intake.

Due to the large number of applicants, only candidates selected to participate will be
contacted. The names of those selected will be published on this website.

All applications from candidates with the appropriate qualifications are placed on a list for
consideration. Their names remain on the list for consideration for about twelve months.
Candidates are requested to inform the Assembly if they cease to be available to take up a
position during that time.

Qualifications

Candidates must possess a first degree and a Master's degree (or equivalent) in Political Science,
International Relations or related subjects (backgrounds government or policy research
institutions).

Preference will be given to candidates who have recently completed their Master's degree.
Ph.D. candidates and those who have recently completed their doctoral work are also welcome to
apply but should recognize that during their tenure with the NATO PA, their workday will be
dedicated to Assembly defined projects.

Tasks

The International Secretariat of the Assembly is based in Brussels and is staffed by some 30
people from the various NATO member countries. The main task of research assistants is to
contribute, at the request of Committee Directors or Senior Management, to the research
necessary for the drafting of the Assembly reports and other documents. The job occasionally
entails some administrative work, but most tasks are research oriented.
Conditions

Research assistants are recruited for a four to five-month period with a one-month probationary
period. Due to the Assembly's work schedule, research assistants are usually requested to
commence work either in late January or late August. The stipend is EURO 720 net per month.
The Assembly provides a spacious and recently renovated shared five-bedroom townhouse in the
European quarter of Brussels free of charge for the Researchers, as well as a basic health
insurance policy for the duration of the internship.

Candidates should be completely fluent in oral and written English and/or French. If neither is
mother tongue, certified evidence of proficiency level will be required. Knowledge of other
European languages is a further asset.

Applications

Applicants should provide:

- a typewritten or word-processed letter, indicating their areas of interest and competence,
nationality, languages spoken and period of availability;

- a curriculum vitæ;

- two letters of recommendation from referees well acquainted with the applicant's recent work

All documents should be forwarded in one package only, either by post or by email, to the
address below:

Director of Research Assistant Programme
NATO Parliamentary Assembly
3 place du Petit Sablon
B - 1000 Brussels, Belgium

or by email : RA-Programme@nato-pa.int

Website can be found here.

				
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