Human Rights Internship - Spring 2019

January 4, 2019
internship


Description: The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy is seeking to hire an undergraduate school student for the spring of 2019. The student will work closely with the Events Coordinator, Communications Manager, and Executive Director. The intern will assist with logistical support for Carr Center events during the spring semester. The intern will also have the opportunity to liaise with leaders in the human rights field, US and international organizations, other HKS staff, and foreign and domestic government officials. Interns will also be able to attend talks and study groups relating to human rights. Other duties and projects will be assigned as they arise. Ideally, the candidate will be available for at least 10 hours per week from February to May.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a strong passion to the Carr Center’s mission and international human rights. Candidates should be able to adapt to a fast changing environment with precision and detail, maintain a positive attitude, and a proactive approach to their work. Candidates must currently be enrolled as an undergraduate student.

How to Apply: Please apply by emailing a curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and names or letters from three references by January 28th.

 Please use “Human Rights Internship – Spring 2018” as the subject of your email to carr_center@hks.harvard.edu. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we are not always able to reply to individual emails.