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.

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.

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Digital Media Manager, Public Affairs

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

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Freelance Graphic Designer

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

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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.

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    U.S. Grand Strategy and History Internship - Fall 2019

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

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    South and Central Asia Research Internship - Fall 2019

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

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    Donor Research Internship

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

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    Food Policy Center - Research Intern

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

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    Center for Religious Freedom Internship - Fall 2019

    Hudson Institute seeks a student intern to support our scholars’ work on religious pluralism in the Middle East.

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    Political Theory Internship - Fall 2019

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

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