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Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 5:40 PM)
The American Enterprise Institute seeks an intern who will support the deployment and maintenance of the Defense Futures Simulator, a comprehensive defense-spending simulator. This intern will support Senior Fellow Elaine McCusker and Nonresident Senior Fellow William C. Greenwalt, who specialize in defense management, defense budgets, planning, and the defense industrial base. The intern will be asked to perform independent research, author briefings, and data collection and analysis on matters related to the technical execution of the defense budget. Database management experience is a plus. A background in data science and visualization tools is preferred but not required.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2014
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 5:39 PM)
The education policy team’s data intern will support the team’s cutting-edge research at the intersection of data, education policy, and technology. The data intern will research a variety of topics, including by: - Examining the effects of school choice, - Constructing demographic community profiles, - Synthesizing school board minutes, - Analyzing national datasets on K–12 education, - Analyzing social media trends, and - Using machine learning to conduct innovative research. Candidates are expected to: - Be highly interested in learning more about education policy; - Have keen attention to detail; - Be highly effective at communication; - Be comfortable with at least one programming language, such as Python, R, or Stata; - Have a foundational understanding of statistics; and - Be comfortable working independently when given a project and open to learning new skills on the job. Applicants who go above and beyond will: - Have taken coursework to understand, or have work experience in, education policy and - Demonstrate fluency in Python, R, or Stata, or demonstrate proficiency in statistics up to multivariate, hierarchical regression. The ideal candidate for this position will have a passion for understanding K–12 American education through multiple types of data, have a general STEM background with a foundational understanding of statistics, and be driven by open-minded intellectual curiosity. A background in Python is ideal but not required.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2013
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 5:37 PM)
Interns in the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) Video department are integral members of the production team. You will gain experience in all phases of media production, from conceptual meetings and preproduction to studio shoots to postproduction editing and motion graphics creation. You will have the chance to work on numerous video productions for AEI’s YouTube channel. This is an excellent opportunity to create and expand your professional portfolio and gain hands-on experience in a professional production environment. Please provide a link to your website or demo reel to be considered. The ideal candidate will be: - Highly organized, - Able to take initiative, - Prepared to multitask, and - Ready to meet production deadlines. Familiarity with Adobe Creative Cloud—especially After Effects, Photoshop, and Premiere Pro—is a huge plus. Intern duties will include: - Assisting on shoots, setting up lighting and audio equipment, and operating cameras; - Editing video series and creating various visual assets; and Participating in creative video meetings.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2012
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 4:00 PM)
The Coalition Defense of Taiwan intern will conduct research in support of American Enterprise Institute scholar Dan Blumenthal and others. The portfolio focuses on US defense policy and security issues in the Indo-Pacific, including China’s military modernization, interests and objectives of US allies, and cross-Strait relations. Key responsibilities may include: - Monitoring political and military developments in the region, - Researching historical and contemporary events, - Compiling sources in English and Chinese, and - Collecting and organizing data. The ideal candidate will possess: - A demonstrated interest in policy issues around cross-Strait relations and Asian security challenges, - Research experience in defense studies or related internship experience, - Close attention to detail, - The ability to work independently, and A positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2011
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:59 PM)
The Conservative Education Reform Network (CERN) is a nationwide membership organization of conservative leaders in education at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). CERN’s mission is to link practitioners, scholars, elected officials, funders, and advocates and equip them with the knowledge, ideas, and connections they need to lead the charge for educational improvement. The network is chaired by Frederick M. Hess and directed by Max Eden.   AEI education scholars Beth Akers, Mr. Eden, Dr. Hess, Nat Malkus, and Robert Pondiscio engage with the network by sharing research, facilitating conversations, and hosting events with members to preserve the integrity of public education, advance principles of liberty and pluralism, and equip the next generation to carry the responsibility and enjoy the blessings of American citizenship.   An intern for the CERN team will assist with various long- and short-term projects by editing reports and op-eds, identifying prospective members for the network, organizing information and events, and providing administrative assistance as needed.   The ideal candidate will have strong written communication skills, keen attention to detail, curiosity and a willingness to learn about education policy, exceptional interpersonal skills, the ability to multitask among various projects, and a clear interest in coalition building, AEI, and education policy.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2010
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:57 PM)
American Enterprise Institute (AEI) education scholars Frederick M. Hess, Nat Malkus, Beth Akers, Max Eden, and Robert Pondiscio research and write on the politics of education, higher education financing, and related school reform and education policy issues.   An intern for AEI’s education team will assist with various long- and short-term projects, including conducting primary-source research for reports and op-eds, editing, working with datasets, and providing administrative assistance as needed.   The ideal candidate will have strong research abilities, excellent editing and writing skills, keen attention to detail, the ability to multitask between various projects, and a clear interest in AEI and education policy.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2009
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:56 PM)
The American Enterprise Institute seeks an intern to work with two fellows covering topics in international security and South Asian studies. The intern will support Senior Fellow Sadanand Dhume’s regular column and book research on South Asian politics, economics, and security issues. Projects will focus on India but may also include Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and other regional topics. Tasks will include gathering newsclips from Indian and international news sources; researching Indian politics, economic issues, and demographics; fact-checking and editing articles; and producing literature reviews.   Familiarity with Microsoft Excel, experience editing and fact-checking, and an ability to work quickly and with attention to detail are desired. Hindu or Urdu language skills are a plus.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2008
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:54 PM)
The American Enterprise Institute’s (AEI) FREE Initiative seeks to build and share new insights on the role of family, religion, education, and entrepreneurship in the development of young Americans. In addition to drawing insights from the cutting-edge research at AEI, the FREE Initiative maintains a network of exemplary leaders who have leveraged their spheres of influence to revitalize community life and guide kids into a better future. The FREE Initiative is committed to building partnerships between policymakers, cultural leaders, and local influencers to help young Americans move up the economic ladder and access flourishing social institutions.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2007
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:52 PM)
The Agricultural Policy Studies Center at the American Enterprise Institute, directed by Vincent H. Smith, studies agriculture, trade, and rural policy through the lens of applied economics. The center focuses on how policies authorized under the farm bill and implemented by the US Department of Agriculture affect agriculture, maritime, and related sectors. Past projects have dealt with the effects of crop insurance and other subsidy programs on farms’ production decisions and the impacts of artificial market power on US domestic and foreign shipping markets. Projects may also involve analyzing in-kind benefit programs and research and development initiatives.   This position requires an interest in economics, agriculture, or public policy. Required skills include familiarity with Microsoft Excel, knowledge of intermediate econometrics and statistics, interest in high-quality research and technical writing, and a willingness to develop skills in Stata and R. Familiarity with Stata and R is preferred but not strictly required.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
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2023-2006
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:52 PM)
Work in the press office of a distinguished Washington, DC, think tank. Learn about strategic media communication, track scholars’ research, and familiarize yourself with the media landscape.   The American Enterprise Institute is a great place to learn about the interaction between government and media. Join a select intern program that offers unique learning experiences, such as exposure to research in foreign policy, politics, economics, technology, and education; instruction about the media industry; and personal mentoring by the press team. Interns have the opportunity to assist with media associates’ daily work, such as pitching to media outlets. Also included is the opportunity to attend engaging discussions on today’s key issues.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2005
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:47 PM)
The American Enterprise Institute’s Domestic Policy department seeks driven, research-oriented interns for spring 2023. Interns will work closely with Senior Fellow Brent Orrell and workforce development staff to research the intersectional domain of workforce development policy. Current projects include analyzing the present and future of work; the skills needed for success in the modern workforce; the effects of COVID-19, automation, and economic trends on employment; worker attitudes and workplace culture; work as a pathway to economic mobility; and workforce issues relating to dislocated and “hidden” workers, including veterans, youth, the elderly, the disabled, and the neurodiverse. Interns may also engage with certain criminal-justice-related topics, such as recidivism, desistance, and prisoner reentry, that pertain to broader team initiatives.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
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2023-2004
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/12/2023 3:44 PM)
The American Enterprise Institute seeks an intern who will assist Nicholas Eberstadt, the Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy. Dr. Eberstadt focuses on global demographic trends, human capital, and economic development, particularly in China, India, and other developing nations. He also researches North Korea, poverty in the United States, foreign aid, and global health and mortality. The intern will do quantitative analysis, background research, fact-checking, and editing for articles and ongoing projects. Professional working capacity in Mandarin Chinese is strongly preferred. Attention to detail, experience with either Stata or Python, and familiarity with Microsoft Excel are required.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2003
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/10/2023 12:54 PM)
The Asian studies intern will conduct research in support of American Enterprise Institute Nonresident Senior Fellow Oriana Skylar Mastro and Jeane Kirkpatrick Visiting Fellow Sheena Chestnut Greitens. The Asian studies portfolio focuses on US defense policy and security issues in the Indo-Pacific. Key responsibilities may include monitoring security developments in the region, compiling sources in English and Chinese, collecting and organizing data for long-term projects, and drafting memos and annotated bibliographies. The ideal candidate will possess: - A demonstrated interest in Asian studies, - Research experience in defense and military studies or related internship experience, - Close attention to detail, - The ability to work independently, and - A positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills. Full working proficiency in Mandarin Chinese is required. Please include your weekly availability in your cover letter.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2001
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/10/2023 12:55 PM)
The Asian securities intern at the American Enterprise Institute will conduct research in support of Senior Fellow Dan Blumenthal. The Asian securities portfolio focuses on US defense policy and security issues in the Indo-Pacific, including China’s military modernization, Chinese coercion and influence in Asia, and US-China technology competition. Key responsibilities may include: - Monitoring military developments in the region, - Researching historical and contemporary events, - Compiling sources in English and Chinese, and - Collecting and organizing data. The ideal candidate will possess: - A demonstrated interest in Asian securities, - Research experience in defense and military studies or related internship experience, - Close attention to detail, - The ability to work independently, and - A positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills. Working proficiency in Mandarin Chinese is helpful but not required.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-2000
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/10/2023 12:55 PM)
The Asian economics interns at the American Enterprise Institute will conduct research in support of Senior Fellow Derek Scissors. The Asian economics portfolio includes researching and media monitoring of Chinese outward investment and corporate activity. Intern duties will include fact-checking and supporting ongoing projects. The ideal candidate will possess: - A demonstrated interest in Asian studies, - Research experience in economic issues, - Close attention to detail, - The ability to work independently, and - A positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills. Working proficiency in Mandarin Chinese is required. Additional language skills are beneficial but not required.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-1999
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(1/6/2023 2:14 PM)
The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) seeks an in-person intern to provide research and administrative support for the Economic Policy Studies department. The economic policy intern will have the opportunity to do quantitative analysis, background research, fact-checking, and editing for articles and ongoing academic research projects on issues related to applied economics and public finance. The intern will also assist with live, in-person AEI events on timely public policy issues.   The ideal candidate will be a current undergraduate with a demonstrated interest in economics and public policy. Applicants should have Microsoft Excel experience and knowledge of intermediate econometrics and statistics, as well as official databases, such as those of the US Bureau of Economic Analysis, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Familiarity with Stata, R, and Python is preferred but not required.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-1998
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(1/6/2023 2:12 PM)
An intern for AEIdeas will have two primary responsibilities: (1) Assist with administrative maintenance of AEIdeas, such as by editing, formatting posts, and searching for applicable media (photos, videos, charts, etc.); and (2) assist with editing- and research-related tasks for American Enterprise Institute Senior Fellow James Pethokoukis’s various writing projects and podcast interviews. The latter may include collecting policy information from journalistic and academic sources, preparing for Political Economy interviews, and providing editorial assistance for Faster, Please!, Mr. Pethokoukis’s Substack newsletter. This position will offer the intern an opportunity to deepen their policy knowledge in a variety of subject areas while honing their journalistic and editing skills. The ideal candidate will have a strong knowledge of and enthusiasm for public policy pertaining to economic growth and innovation, as well as some experience with blogging and editing. Experience with podcast production or audio editing is a plus.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-1997
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(1/6/2023 2:06 PM)
The American Enterprise Institute’s (AEI) human resources and Talent Development team seeks an in-person, full-time intern for summer 2023. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about promoting a positive employee experience and building human resources skills while promoting public policy ideas and the mission of AEI. This position will focus on numerous areas of human resources, including talent acquisition, onboarding and off-boarding, benefits, employee engagement, and organizational culture. In addition to learning about the focus areas, the intern will provide valuable support for the organization’s day-to-day functions, activities, and projects. In contributing to broad human resources programs, the intern will learn skills for a career in human resources, business, operations, or management in a think-tank environment. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual seeking to provide proactive, cross-departmental communication and high-quality, accurate deliverables while practicing exemplary customer service skills. Strong attention to detail, professionalism, communication skills, and a high level of discretion are paramount. Preferred Qualifications: - Demonstrated interest in public policy and the mission of AEI; - Bachelor’s degree (or working toward a BA) in liberal arts, human resources, or a related discipline; - Involvement in extracurricular or professional programs (internships, jobs, etc.) that demonstrates leadership skills and abilities; - Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills; and - The ability to manage multiple simultaneous deadlines. There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-1996
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(1/6/2023 2:04 PM)
The European studies intern will provide research and administrative assistance in support of multiple American Enterprise Institute (AEI) scholars, including Senior Fellows Dalibor Rohac and Elisabeth Braw, who research European politics and economics and gray-zone warfare. The intern may undertake a variety of research activities such as tracking current events across multiple European countries and international organizations, assisting with academic literature reviews, drafting memos, assembling data, fact-checking for publications, and performing other tasks when appropriate. The intern will also assist in coordinating AEI public events, conferences, roundtables, and meetings.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-1995
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/5/2023 2:48 PM)
The office of the president at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) seeks an intern for the coming semester. Robert Doar, AEI’s president, is a former social service administrator whose primary scholarly interest is poverty. He is an active and respected participant in the ongoing national debate about social spending and welfare reform.   Mr. Doar and his staff support the work of AEI’s scholars and promote the Institute’s fundamental values of limited government, economic opportunity, and American global leadership. The intern will work closely with the executive office staff to complete a broad range of important assignments that intersect with the work of AEI’s research teams and communications and outreach departments. Internship duties include researching topics in American politics, social policy, and poverty; summarizing and evaluating reports and scholarly publications; providing timely writing and editorial support; helping organize and staff public events; and assisting with various administrative tasks.   The ideal candidate will have an exceptional academic background in history, political science, American studies, or a related field; excellent writing and copyediting skills; experience in public policy research or political communications; and an appreciation of AEI’s mission and history.   There will be two start dates for the summer program: May 30 and June 6, 2023. While the AEI Internship Program and all related programming will take place in-person in Washington, DC this summer, virtual interns may be accepted on a case by case basis. Please include your in-person/virtual preference in your cover letter.   About AEI Internships AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation’s leading think tanks. Competitive candidates will generally possess a 3.4 GPA or higher from a top-ranking college or university. The AEI Internship Program runs 12 weeks. Please see the Internship Program homepage for more updates about the program. 
ID
2023-1993

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