Open Positions

Hudson Institute is one of the oldest and most respected think tanks in the world. Founded in 1961 by Herman Kahn and headquartered in Washington D.C. Hudson has garnered local, national, and international acclaim with its hands-on research and offers a unique opportunity to work with Hudson researchers in policy areas.

Research Associate and Project Manager

The Research Associate and Project Manager conducts research for and assists in the project management of Hudson Institute senior fellows.

Learn More and Apply

Special Assistant to the President and CEO

The Special Assistant to the President and CEO, assumes day-to-day responsibility for managing the calendar of the CEO.

Learn More and Apply

Digital Media Manager, Public Affairs

The Digital Media Manager will assume principal day-to-day responsibility for digital content creation and management.

Learn More and Apply

Freelance Graphic Designer

Hudson Institute is seeking freelancers capable of designing and formatting reports in Microsoft office, InDesign, and the full Adobe suite.

Learn More and Apply

Internship Program

Hudson Institute is one of the oldest and most respected think tanks in the world. Founded in 1961 by Herman Kahn and headquartered in Washington D.C. the Institute offers internships in our office in Washington, D.C. to undergraduates, graduates, and postgraduate students. Hudson has garnered local, national, and international acclaim with its hands-on research and offers a unique opportunity for its interns to work with Hudson researchers in policy areas such as National Security Studies, Economic and Employment Policy, Middle East Studies, Cybersecurity and Quantum Initiative, Food Policy Center, South and Central Asia, and Political Theory.

Internship Program Duties

  • Hudson interns are required to devote a minimum of 15 hours per week in an unpaid capacity.
  • Fall, winter, spring, and summer internships are available each year.
  • Some programs hire interns on an as-needed basis, so please take a look at Hudson’s interest areas to see if we do work in a field that interests you.
  • National Security and International Affairs Research Internship - Fall 2019

    Hudson Institute seeks interns to support our scholars’ work on national security and international affairs issues.

    Learn More and Apply

    Cybersecurity and National Security Strategy Research Internship - Fall 2019

    Hudson Institute seeks a full-time or part-time onsite intern to support our experts’ work on the role of technology in national security

    Learn More and Apply

    Asia-Pacific Research Intern - Fall 2019

    Hudson Institute seeks interns to support Hudson’s Asia-Pacific experts.

    Learn More and Apply

    Donor Research Internship - Fall 2019

    Hudson Institute seeks an intern who is looking to gain experience in nonprofit management and development.

    Learn More and Apply

    South and Central Asia Research Internship - Spring 2020

    Hudson Institute seeks interns to support Hudson’s South and Central Asia experts.

    Learn More and Apply

    Political Theory Internship - Spring 2020

    Hudson Institute seeks an intern to work on research projects related to political theory

    Learn More and Apply

    Economic Policy Research Internship - Spring 2020

    Hudson Institute is seeking interns to support the Institute’s work on economic and finance issues

    Learn More and Apply

    U.S. Grand Strategy and History Internship - Spring 2020

    Hudson Institute seeks a full-time or part-time onsite intern to support our experts’ work on U.S. grand strategy using historical research

    Learn More and Apply

    National Security and International Affairs Research Internship - Spring 2020

    Hudson Institute seeks interns to support our scholars’ work on national security and international affairs issues.

    Learn More and Apply

    Center for American Seapower Research Internship - Spring 2020

    The Director of Hudson's Center for American Seapower requests an intern that can assist with research, writing, administrative assistance, and media.

    Learn More and Apply

    Transatlantic Relations Research Internship - Spring 2020

    Hudson Institute is looking for a part-time or full-time intern to work on Transatlantic and European relations.

    Learn More and Apply