About the Internship

The Caspian Policy Center (CPC) is offering full and part-time internships in Fall 2019 for those who are interested in gaining practical experience in a leading think tank focused on the Caspian Region, which includes the three South Caucasus states (Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia) and the five Central Asian nations (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan). The internship will offer candidates the opportunity to research and write for online and printed publications, participate and organize events with high-level officials, and contribute to strategic projects within their program of choice.

CPC is currently offering a Spring 2019 marketing and communications internship.

Qualifications:
Required:

  • Must be at least an undergraduate student, a graduate student, or a recent graduate.
  • Must have, or have had, at least a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or equivalent from a non-U.S. institution.
  • Able to make a minimum commitment of 20 hours a week. (full-time available as well)
  • Must demonstrate an entrepreneurial attitude, flexibility, excellent attention to detail, ability to work independently, and an ability take initiative when needed.

What will make your application competitive:

  • A basic, or in-depth, understanding of the region
  • Majors related to business, communications, and marketing.
  • Language proficiency (Russian, Chinese, Turkish, or a national language)
  • Exceptional written communication, public speaking, and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with sales and marketing tools — such as Salesforce, email marketing, social media platforms, etc.

Responsibilities:

CPC research interns will work under the direct supervision of the Communications Manager. Interns may assist with analyzing scholarly articles, drafting articles or chapters in a publication, corresponding with authors, fact checking, copy editing, proofreading, and more.

The intern’s time will approximately be spent as follows:

  • Assisting the communications team with writing, researching, curating, and composting content.
  • Developing marketing strategies for national events.
  • Implement marketing plans and programs that increase awareness and drive lead engagement.

CPC will accept applications until the closing date, but will be conducting interviews as applications are received. Offers may be given before the closing date.

Our internships are unpaid; however, we have limited stipends available, which are dependent upon experience. CPC will also work with students who are interested in applying for academic credit.

Interested candidates should attach a resume and cover letter to Senior Programs Manager Kristen Cheriegate, at kcheriegate@caspianpolicy.org

CPC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About the Internship

The Caspian Policy Center (CPC) is offering full and part-time internships in Fall 2019 for those who are interested in gaining practical experience in a leading think tank focused on the Caspian Region, which includes the three South Caucasus states (Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia) and the five Central Asian nations (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan). The internship will offer candidates the opportunity to research and write for online and printed publications, participate and organize events with high-level officials, and contribute to strategic projects within their program of choice.

CPC is currently offering Spring 2019 internships in its Caspian Energy and Economy Program (CEEP)

Qualifications:

Required:

  • Must be at least an undergraduate student, a graduate student, or a recent graduate.
  • Must have, or have had, at least a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or equivalent from a non-U.S. institution.
  • Able to make a minimum commitment of 20 hours a week. (full-time available as well)
  • Must demonstrate an entrepreneurial attitude, flexibility, excellent attention to detail, ability to work independently, and an ability take initiative when needed.

What will make your application competitive:

  • A basic, or in-depth, understanding of the region
  • Language proficiency (Russian, Chinese, Turkish, or a national language)
  • Previous experience research and producing policy analysis papers
  • Previous high-level event support

Responsibilities:

CPC research interns will work under the direct supervision of the relevant Program Manager, and quite often with their relevant Program Chair. Interns may assist with analyzing scholarly articles, drafting articles or chapters in a publication, corresponding with authors, fact checking, copy editing, proofreading, and more.

An intern’s time is approximately spent as follows:

  • 70% conducting research, compile indices, assist with publications or the editorial process, or producing other material
  • 25% on event planning and assistance
  • 5% on operations and administrative functions

CPC will accept applications until the closing date, but may conduct interviews as applications are received. Offers may be given before the closing date.

Our internships are unpaid; however, we have stipends available, which are dependent upon experience. CPC will also work with students who are interested in applying for academic credit.

Interested candidates should attach a resume and cover letter to Senior Programs Manager Kristen Cheriegate, at kcheriegate@caspianpolicy.org

CPC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About the Internship

The Caspian Policy Center (CPC) is offering full and part-time internships in Fall 2019 for those who are interested in gaining practical experience in a leading think tank focused on the Caspian Region, which includes the three South Caucasus states (Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia) and the five Central Asian nations (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan). The internship will offer candidates the opportunity to research and write for online and printed publications, participate and organize events with high-level officials, and contribute to strategic projects within their program of choice.

CPC is currently offering Spring 2019 internships in its Caspian Security and Politics Program (CSPP).

Qualifications:

Required:

  • Must be at least an undergraduate student, a graduate student, or a recent graduate.
  • Must have, or have had, at least a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or equivalent from a non-U.S. institution.
  • Able to make a minimum commitment of 20 hours a week. (full-time available as well)
  • Must demonstrate an entrepreneurial attitude, flexibility, excellent attention to detail, ability to work independently, and an ability take initiative when needed.

What will make your application competitive:

  • A basic, or in-depth, understanding of the region
  • Language proficiency (Russian, Chinese, Turkish, or a national language)
  • Previous experience research and producing policy analysis papers
  • Previous high-level event support

Responsibilities:

CPC research interns will work under the direct supervision of the relevant Program Manager, and quite often with their relevant Program Chair. Interns may assist with analyzing scholarly articles, drafting articles or chapters in a publication, corresponding with authors, fact checking, copy editing, proofreading, and more.

An intern’s time is approximately spent as follows:

  • 70% conducting research, compile indices, assist with publications or the editorial process, or producing other material
  • 25% on event planning and assistance
  •  5% on operations and administrative functions

CPC will accept applications until the closing date, but may conduct interviews as applications are received. Offers may be given before the closing date.

Our internships are unpaid; however, we have stipends available, which are dependent upon experience. CPC will also work with students who are interested in applying for academic credit.

Interested candidates should attach a resume and cover letter to Senior Programs Manager Kristen Cheriegate, at kcheriegate@caspianpolicy.org

CPC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.