Publications and Research Intern – China/East Asia
Location: New York, NY
Freedom House promotes the spread of freedom and democracy around the world through research, advocacy, and programs that support frontline activists. We are a leader in identifying threats to freedom through our highly regarded analytic reports, including Freedom in the World, Freedom of the Press, Freedom on the Net, and Nations in Transit. With 13 field offices and two U.S. offices, we support the right of every individual to be free.
The Research Intern will have the opportunity to become centrally involved in diverse activities associated with the research, production, and dissemination of East Asia and China-related analysis, particularly the monthly China Media Bulletin newsletter. Assigned duties will depend on the particular needs of each project during different stages of the publication cycle, as well as the prior experiences and skills of the intern. This position is based in New York and reports to the Senior Research Analyst for East Asia and the Vice President for Analysis. This is an unpaid internship that will last approximately 15 weeks during the fall and summer with an option to extend it into the winter/spring for an additional 9 weeks.
Some Duties and Responsibilities
Work Environment and Physical Demands:
Essential functions are typically performed in an office setting with a low level of noise. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Disclaimer: This job description is only a summary of the typical functions of the job. It is not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks and duties. The responsibilities, tasks, and duties of the jobholder may differ from those outlined in the job description and that other duties, as assigned, may be part of the job. Freedom House may add, change, or remove essential and other duties at any time.
Qualified and Interested Applicants
We invite qualified candidates to complete an online application. Please upload a resume, cover letter AND writing sample related to China/East Asia as separate attachments.
Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted.
Only candidates authorized to work in the U.S. without any restrictions need to apply.