Excellent analysis capabilities
Have either lived in the region or are currently involved in an area studies program relevant to the region2/2/2 in a language relevant to the region
Superb writing abilities, capable of producing concise, well-articulated pieces
Reliability is critical
$120 a month for summer, but there’s a possibility later on of a fall/winter internship.
Intern will be telecommuting; no relocation necessary. See web site
Submit a 2-page original analysis piece on the region for which you are applying to email@example.com
Letter of Recommendation
Upon selection of analysis piece, a phone interview will be scheduled
Provide a daily roll-up of news relevant to the region. Sources will include news wire services, regional news services, and online media services from the region. A specified format will be provided.
Roll-up is to be provided daily by 0900 EDT.
Monday’s role-up should include relevant news from Saturday and Sunday
Provide a ‘deep-dive’ analysis on an issue or topic relevant to the region and interested stakeholders (primarily commercial and government). Deep-dive will be no more than 2 pages, single-spaced. A specified format will be provided.
Deep Dive to be provided each Sunday, COB
After editing, Deep Dive will be published on Monday’s on the corporate website. Author will receive credit in the byline
Produce an in-depth ‘Special Report’ focused on a topic or trend agreed upon between the intern and the intern coordinator
Special Report shall not exceed 7 pages single-spaced, and will include both qualitative and quantitative analysis
Report to be provided 20 March, 20 June, 20 September, and 20 December
After editing, report will be published in CenCore’s quarterly trade publication
Geographical regions to be covered by an intern, one intern per region (total of 9):
Horn of Africa
"Making Sense of the Crisis in Gaza," James A. Toronto, associate professor of Arabic and Islamic studies (moderator); Joshua Gubler, assistant professor of political science; R. Quinn Mecham, an assistant professor of political science, NOON, 238 HRCB
"What’s Next for Iraq and the Middle East," Colin H. Kahl, associate professor in the Security Studies Program in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University; background reading: "The New Thirty Years’ War," "Sunni-Shia Divide InfoGuide," "Islamic State in Iraq and Greater Syria Backgrounder"; 10:00 A.M., 257 HRCB
"Career Reflections: Business," Roger Gardiner, managing director, Credit Risk Management and Advisory, Goldman Sachs, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB
“The Asian Century: Australia's Experience and Strategic Opportunities for America,” former Prime Minister of Australia Julia Gillard, currently chair of the board of the Global Partnership for Education, Wednesday, 17 September 11:00 A.M., Utah Museum of Fine Arts auditorium, SLC
"The Meaning of the Welfare State: The Welfare State Debate and Danish Literature," Lasse Horne Kjældgaard, director, The Society for Danish Language and Literature in Copenhagen, NOON, 238 HRCB
11:00 A.M.–2:00 P.M., Marigold Quad
"Telling a Korean Family History," Eugene Y. Park, Korea Foundation Associate Professor of History, NOON, 238 HRCB