EIA Spring 2018 Editorial Internship

| October 27, 2017
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DESCRIPTION

Ethics & International Affairs, the journal of the Carnegie Council, seeks a part-time intern for the spring. The goal of the journal is to bridge the gap between theory and practice by integrating rigorous thinking about principles of ethics and justice into discussions of the practical policy dilemmas that frequently arise in global politics. Some topics that the journal commonly publishes on include the ethics of war, the responsibility to protect, migration and refugee issues, climate change, human rights, and sustainable development.

The selected candidate’s tasks will include:

  • Facilitating the peer-review process
  • Assisting with administrative duties
  • Drafting and contributing to various blog posts
  • Researching information on topics relevant to manuscripts for publication in the journal
  • Depending on prior experience, suggesting revisions of manuscripts for publication
  • Proofreading revised manuscripts and website content
  • Providing staff support at Carnegie Council events

 REQUIREMENTS

Candidates MUST be graduate students (or possess a graduate degree) in International Affairs, Political Science, Philosophy, International Law or related areas; have a solid understanding of normative and empirical issues in international relations, global policy, and economics; excellent writing skills; attention to detail; strong Web and electronic database research skills; and excellent familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel. Candidates are strongly encouraged to gain general familiarity with the substance of the journal.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This is an unpaid internship. School credit can be arranged and a transportation stipend of $25 a day will be provided. We require interns to work from our office in New York for at least 15 hours a week during the semester. The intern is an integral part of the editorial team and receives credit on the journal’s masthead. He or she will also receive complimentary admission to Carnegie Council events.

 APPLICATION PROCESS

1) Interested candidates should submit applications by 5pm ET on Wednesday, November 29, 2017.
2) You may only apply for one type of internship with the Carnegie Council per semester.
3) Please e-mail a cover letter and a copy of your resume to Internship Coordinator Billy Pickett at bpickett@cceia.org.
4) In your cover letter, please state clearly that you would like to be considered for the EIA editorial internship.
5) Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews promptly at the conclusion of the review process.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. DUE TO THE EXPECTED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS, ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE INVITED TO AN INTERVIEW.

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