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.

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 Campaign Reform, Economic and Employment Policy, Middle East Studies, Philanthropy and Civic Renewal, National Security Studies, and Science in Public Policy.

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.
  • Unless specified below, to apply for a Hudson Institute Internship, please email a cover letter, résumé, and your area of interest to [email protected]

Fall 2018 Political Theory Internship

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

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Fall 2018 Research Internship – South and Central Asia

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

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Fall 2018 Research Internship – Economic Policy

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

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Fall 2018 Research Intern – Food Policy Center

Hudson Institute’s Food Policy Center serves to drive workable policies and solutions to important issues impacting the food industry

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Fall 2018 Internships – Cybersecurity and National Security Strategy Internship

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

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Fall 2018 Internships – U.S. Grand Strategy Internship

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

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Fall 2018 Research Internships – National Security and International Affairs

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

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