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.

Director of Media Relations

Hudson Institute seeks a director of media relations to manage Hudson's communications strategy and promote Hudson's experts, research, and analysis.

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Assistant Editor, Public Affairs

Hudson Institute seeks an assistant editor on its public affairs team to support production processes of all Hudson Institute publications.

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Grants and Projects Associate

Hudson Institute seeks a grants and projects associate to support Hudson’s grants, proposals, project budgeting, and institutional fundraising efforts

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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, 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.


  • Browse and apply to open internships.