Volunteer Intern, Washington DC (Iran Project)

  • Volunteer
  • Washington DC, United States

Volunteer Intern, Washington DC (Iran Project)

Job description

The International Crisis Group seeks a motivated individual to work with the Iran Project, directly supporting the Project Director and Senior Analyst, starting in early July 2022. 

This volunteer internship offers a great learning opportunity through:

● Research and analysis on the nuclear negotiations, regional politics and domestic dynamics in Iran

● Updating and maintaining the Iran-U.S. Trigger List

● Perform other administrative tasks as required.

As appropriate, the voluntary intern also will support in organising and delivering foreign policy-focused events with/on behalf of Crisis Group, and prepare summary research notes. 


Qualifications include:

● A demonstrated interest in international affairs;

● Fluent/near-fluent command of Persian in addition to excellent English writing skills;

● Strong organisational, writing, research, and computer skills;

● Strong inter-personal and networking skills;

● The successful candidate will be responsive, organized, detail-oriented, self-starting, resourceful, adaptable and team-oriented

Applicants must be eligible to work in the US.  International Crisis Group will not sponsor visa applications of any kind.

If interested, please apply by 29 June 2022.