The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is a Washington-based non-profit, bipartisan public policy organization established in 1962 to provide strategic insights and practical policy solutions to decision makers concerned with global security and prosperity.
The Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS is recruiting for 3 full-time, paid interns who can provide dedicated support for research related to China’s economic issues, during the period from June 3, 2019 to September 7, 2019.
The Freeman Chair is dedicated to delivering informed public policy debate, expert briefings, and strategic policy recommendations on China and East Asia. Key research areas include U.S.-China relations, cross-Strait relations, Chinese domestic politics, and Chinese foreign policy. An ideal candidate will have substantive knowledge on contemporary China’s economy and policy process, particularly on issues related to technology, and familiarity with how to find and analyze primary Chinese documents and data.
Here are the 3 opportunities. Deadline is April 19.
Research Intern – Economics (link)
Research Intern – Politics and Security (link)
Data Intern (link)
Have you interacted with the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in the last two years, perhaps for funding that cool summer internship or personal project or you’ve bonded with an advisor, attended a workshop, Field Guide or UpNext? Or even traveled across the U.S. on a Student Trek? How about that Career Conversation with an alum your faculty encouraged you to hear? Thinking about a campus job next year? Want to be on top of the “opportunities” as they fly in to Handshake? If you’ve ever walked in to ADK House and used the well-trained editing advise of a Peer Career Advisor (PCA) for Quick Questions, then perhaps you’ll think of applying to work at CCI next semester! Check out the job here on the Student Employment site and apply by the deadline of Monday, April 15th!
Apply TODAY to be a CCI Peer Career Advisor here: https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/18954.
Get ready to change the world.
Want to make a difference in the world, study with globally renowned experts, have paid on-the-job training opportunities, and shorten your Master’s degree by up to one year?
Consider a semester away with the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (MIIS). There will be 3 people talking about various programs.
Toni Thomas, the Assistant Dean of the Graduate School of International Policy and Management.
Pam Berenbaum from Middlebury’s global health program, who designed a study away semester in collaboration with MIIS’s development program.
Dr. Ferenc Dalnoki-Veress CNS Scientist-in-Residence. He was a member of the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory team awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics. At CNS, ho focuses on the proliferation of fissile materials, nuclear spent fuel management, emerging technologies, and verification of nuclear weapons.
All Middlebury students, regardless of year or major, are invited to attend this session.
Tuesday, April 16 4:30 pm at CCI
Dr. Dalnoki-Veress will also be giving a lecture in the Physics department on 4/16 at 12:30 in BiHall 104 entitled: Using Neutrinos to Detect Clandestine Nuclear Activity – consider attending BOTH events!
This is a unique opportunity to join a fast-paced, early stage, global health nonprofit that is transforming healthcare in low- and middle-income countries. Expand your knowledge of global health and developing country issues, connect with leading experts in the field, and acquire skills in research, analysis, administration and project management. This is an exciting opportunity with an organization seeking to change the global health sector.
Aceso Global (www.acesoglobal.org) is a Washington, D.C., nonprofit that provides strategic healthcare advisory services to strengthen health systems and achieve affordable, high quality healthcare in low- and middle-income countries. We advise governments, insurers, foundations and nonprofits in diagnosing problems, devising solutions, and creating value in hospital and healthcare networks. Aceso Global undertakes research, analysis, and data collection to drive learning and collaboration across the global health community. Our work informs policymaking, healthcare investments, hospital financing and front-line integrated care improvements.
An alum is in the position now and is leaving for graduate school.
Check it out in Handshake here.
McLarty Associates is an international strategic advisory firm. Our work lies at the nexus of business and diplomacy. We understand the complexities of international markets and help our clients navigate the strategic and operational challenges they face around the globe.
We counsel corporations and non-profits on strategic planning, government issues and advocacy, market access, mergers and acquisitions, corporate communication, and political and economic risk issues worldwide. We also assist with high-level commercial and political negotiations.
McLarty Associates has built a global team of seasoned specialists with expertise in all the major markets of the world. Our team members have served nearly 300 clients in every region. Our professionals are former diplomats, trade negotiators, intelligence officers, journalists, and business people.
There are 3 summer interns available focusing on Brazil, Africa or Southeast Asia. Learn more and apply in Handshake here by deadline of April 15
The deadline to apply for CCI’s competitive summer internship funding to fund an unpaid internship is Sunday, April 14 at 11:55pm.
To apply you must first meet the following criteria:
- You must have secured and committed to a summer internship
- You must have had your resume reviewed and approved
- Applicants for First-Year Explore grants must meet with a CCI advisor to discuss your plans
To submit your application, you must “Create an Experience” in Handshake (Handshake>Career Center>Request an Experience) and then immediately upload four documents to the attachments section of your Experience on Handshake:
- Your application essay
- A completed summer budget
- A signed funding agreement
- A CCI-approved resume (must be uploaded to your Experience even if it is already in your documents section of Handshake)
Do not start your application until you have the above four documents completed and ready to upload. No zip files. Due to the volume of submissions, incomplete applications will be declined.
CCI’s internship funding grants are competitive and funding is limited. Decisions will be emailed out by Handshake email on May 1. You must check and respond to Handshake emails and notifications during and after the application process (be sure to monitor junk and clutter folders for Handshake emails).
CCI looks forward to receiving your application!
An Approved Resume is REQUIRED!
To qualify for CCI summer funding, you MUST submit a CCI-approved resume with your application.
Below are your opportunities to complete this critical step in time for the April 7th resume approval deadline. It may take more than one visit, so please do not wait until the last minute.
Resume Review Drop-In Hours:
Monday: CCI, 1-4 pm and Hillcrest Lounge, 7-9 pm
Tuesday: CCI, 1-4 pm and Ross Fireside Lounge, 7-9 pm
Wednesday: CCI, 10 am-4 pm and 6-8 pm; also Anderson Freeman Center, 7-9 pm
Thursday: CCI, 1-4 pm and Squash Lobby, 1-4 pm
Friday: CCI, 1-4
April 14 is the deadline to apply for funding for an unpaid summer internship. You must have secured and committed to your internship before applying for funding. Please review the following details:
- Review instructions, forms, and FAQs at go/summerfunding.
- To apply for funding, create an Experience in Handshake, and then immediately upload your essay, CCI-approved resume, budget, and signed funding agreement to the left-hand attachments section of your Experience. Incomplete applications will be declined.
- All applicants are strongly encouraged to meet with a CCI advisor to discuss your plans. Schedule your appointment now.
- Make sure to check Handshake emails and notifications (enable notifications in Handshake and check your Junk and Clutter folders frequently). All communications from CCI related to your application will be delivered via Handshake. Failure to respond will result in your application being declined.
Don’t wait to come in. It may take more than one visit to secure resume approval. We look forward to seeing you and to receiving your application!
Plan to attend the information session at 12:30 on Wednesday, April 3 in ADK or also sign up for a personal 1:1 chat for 20 minutes. Click here. Only 2 spots left.
Or let us know you’re coming to the info session here: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/events/246440
Philip Beekman, Diplomat in Residence for New England, will talk about opportunities for internships, exchange programs, fellowships and careers with the U.S. Department of State. During this information session, Phil will focus on opportunities for domestic and foreign internships with the State Department and will highlight opportunities in the Consular Fellows program. He will also touch on civil service career opportunities, the Pickering and Rangel Fellowship Programs, the Critical Language Scholarship, and the Foreign Service Officer selection process. Phil is based at Fletcher/Tufts University and is also available for individual consultations and can be reached at email@example.com. Further information on Department of State careers can be found at http://careers.state.gov.
Hillary Hamilton ’95 will be on campus as part of the Film and Media Culture Field Guide on April 4 and 5.
Sign up HERE in Handshake to select a time for a 1:1 chat with her on Friday morning April 5.
As a senior litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP, Hillary A. Hamilton represents a wide variety of clients in commercial litigation disputes in federal and state courts across the nation. Ms. Hamilton has extensive experience in complex litigation matters, particularly in consumer class actions.
In addition to her B.A. from Middlebury College, Hillary received her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2001 and an M.A. from the University of Southern California in 1997.
Her full bio is here
The Town of Middlebury Department of Planning & Zoning is looking for a summer intern to assist with collection and basic analysis of background data for use in a Downtown Market Study.
Student will perform research related to the following Sectors of Downtown Middlebury’s local economy: Housing, Retail & Service businesses, Housing, Office Space and Lodging. The internship project will be based on guidance developed by the University of Wisconsin-Extension for performing a Downtown Market Analysis. The internship project will draw upon several of these tools, scaling them to fit the size of our community and the hours available for this project.
Click here to read more details about this exciting opportunity in Handshake