McGill Political Science Students' Association

Job and Internship Opportunities

For more information or assistance with any of the opportunities listed below please see the Arts Internship Office in Leacock 307!

Graduate Student Data Support Position at McGill!

Qualifications: McGill graduate student with knowledge of numeric data and statistical software (i.e. SPSS, Stata, SAS, R). Technical writing skills are essential. Demonstrated good attendance and performance record.  Good oral and written English communication skills.  Ability to deal effectively with researchers and other library staff.

Duties: Helps data users in the McGill Library Data Lab discover, access and use data from a wide variety of sources. Writes technical documentation describing data sources and also the use of statistical software for managing and manipulating datasets. Writes web pages to assist users in locating and accessing numeric data.  Assists the Data Librarian in helping users with data requests.  Other related duties as assigned. Hours: Wednesday, 10am-2pm; Thursday, 10am-2pm,; Friday 2pm-4pm. Please contact Berenica Vejvoda (Data Librarian) if interested: berenica.vejvoda@mcgill.ca.

American Enterprise Institute https://aeiinternships.silkroad.com/ 

Alliance for Justice http://www.afj.org/about-afj/jobs/

Alternatives http://www.alternatives.ca/content/page/emplois

American Political Science Association http://www.apsanet.org/CAREERS/Jobs-At-APSA

Amnesty International http://www.amnesty.org/en/jobs_all/internships

AP Associated Press http://tbe.taleo.net/CH09/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?org=AP&cws=1

ASHOKA https://www.ashoka.org/fellows

Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development http://www.apwld.org/about-apwld/jobsinternships/

BRAC (Bangladesh) http://www.brac.net/content/get-involved-volunteers-interns#.ULewvOQR6So

Brookings Institute http://www.brookings.edu/about/employment#/?tab=1

Canada West Foundation http://cwf.ca/about-us/jim-hume-student-internship-program

Canada's Mission to the EU http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/eu-ue/offices-bureaux/jobs-travaux.aspx?lang=eng&menu_id=21&view=d

Canadian Human Rights Foundation - Equitas https://equitas.org/get-involved/become-an-intern/

Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy http://www.cielap.org/interns.html

Carter Centre http://cartercenter.org/involved/internship/index.html

Cato Institute http://www.cato.org/jobs/intern/

Center for Human Rights and Environment http://wp.cedha.net/?page_id=6489&lang=en

Center for Strategic and International Studies http://www.csis.org/about/jobs_interns/

Centre for European Policy Studies http://www.ceps.be/content/opportunities-ceps

Centre for International Policy http://www.ciponline.org/get-involved/internships

Clinton Foundation https://www.clintonfoundation.org/get-involved/clinton-foundation-2030

Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative http://www.humanrightsinitiative.org/content/careers

Congressional Budget Office http://www.cbo.gov/about/our-careers/our-internships

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute http://www.chci.org/internships/

Conservation Law Foundation http://www.clf.org/about-clf/employment-opportunities/

Council of Foreign Relations http://www.cfr.org/about/career_opportunities/internships.html

Council of the European Union http://www.consilium.europa.eu/contacts/traineeships-office?lang=en

Council on Hemispheric Affairs http://www.coha.org/about-internships/

Democracy Matters http://www.democracymatters.org/paid-internships-on-your-campus/campus-leader-program/

Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia http://www.escwa.un.org/main/vacancies/internship.asp

Environment and Energy Study institute http://www.eesi.org/jobs

Environmental Defence http://environmentaldefence.ca/jobs

European Commission http://ec.europa.eu/stages/index_en.htm

European Parliament http://www.europarl.europa.eu/parliament/public/staticDisplay.do?id=147&language=en&redirection

Federal Reserve Bank of New York http://www.ny.frb.org/careers/summerintern.html

Feminist Majority Foundation http://www.feminist.org/intern/

Human Rights Watch http://www.hrw.org/about/volunteering

Institute for Humane Studies http://www.theihs.org/internship-programs

Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies http://www.ipcs.org/internship-program/

Inter-American Development Bank http://www.iadb.org/en/careers/internships,1360.html

International Criminal Court http://www.icc-cpi.int/en_menus/icc/recruitment/internships%20and%20visiting%20professionals/Pages/the%20internships%20and%20visiting%20professionals%20programme.aspx

International Trade Centre (ITC) http://www.intracen.org/itc/about/working-with-itc/itc-careers/career-options/

Middle East Institute http://www.mideasti.org/jobs-and-internships

National Organization for Women (NOW) http://www.now.org/organization/intern.html

Ontario Legislature Internship Programme http://www.olipinterns.ca/

Ontario Summer Experience Program https://www.ontario.ca/page/jobs-and-employment

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development http://www.oecd.org/careers/internshipprogramme.htm

Organization of American States http://www.oas.org/en/saf/dhr/internships/indexEN.asp

Public Opinion Strategies http://pos.org/about/opportunities/

Pueblito Canada http://www.casapueblito.org/volunteering/

Solidarity and Action against HIV Infection India http://saathii.org/volunteer

South Asian Human Rights Documentation Centre http://www.hrdc.net/sahrdc/about.htm#Internship%20programme:

SUCO http://suco.org/suco/engagement/stages/

Supreme Court of the United States http://www.supremecourt.gov/jobs/jobs.aspx

Ted Talks http://www.ted.com/pages/jobs

The Coalition for the International Criminal Court http://www.coalitionfortheicc.org/internships

The Nation http://www.nationinstitute.org/internships/

The Toronto Star http://www.thestar.com/aboutus/internships

The Washington Institute for Near East Policy http://www.washingtoninstitute.org/about/employment

Transparency International http://www.transparency.org/whoweare/work

U.S. Public Interest Research Group http://export.gov/mexico/internshipprogram/index.asp

UN Habitat http://www.unaids.org/en/aboutunaids/workatunaidssecretariat/internships/

United Nations Office at Nairobi http://www.unon.org/content/internship-programme

UNDP http://www.undp.org/internships/

UNDP/Turkey Country Office http://www.tr.undp.org/content/turkey/en/home/operations/jobs.html

UNESCO Institute for Education http://www.unesco.org/education/uie/institute/internships.shtml

UNOHCHR http://www.ohchr.org/EN/AboutUs/Pages/InternshipProgramme.aspx

UNHCR http://www.unhcr.org/pages/49c3646c49d.html

UNICEF http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/index_internship.html

Unite For Sight, Inc. http://www.uniteforsight.org/volunteer.php#intern

United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification http://www.unccd.int/en/about-the-convention/The-Secretariat/Internships-and-fellowships/Pages/default.aspx

United Nations Development Fund for Women http://www.unwomen.org/en/about-us/employment/internship-programme

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe http://www.unece.org/oes/internships/internship_prog.html

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change http://unfccc.int/secretariat/internship_programme/items/2653.php

United Nations Headquarters (UN) New York 

United Nations Industrial Development Organization https://www.unido.org/index.php?id=o823110

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research http://www.unidir.org/html/en/opportunities.html#Applications

United Nations Institute for Training and Research: Environmental Law Programme http://www.unitar.org/job/internships

United Nations Research Institute for Social Development http://www.unrisd.org/80256B3C005BF3C2/(httpPages)/3CD212B2C54B5F8B8025792000339276?OpenDocument

US Russia Business Council https://www.usrbc.org/site/about/employment/internship

US Trade and Development Agency http://www.ustda.gov/about/internships.asp

USA UNA http://www.unausa.org/about-us/internships

White House Internship Program http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/internships

Women for Women International http://www.womenforwomen.org/about-women-for-women/careers.php

Women's Aid Organisation http://www.wao.org.my/Volunteer_16_4_1.htm

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars http://www.wilsoncenter.org/fellowships-grants

World Federation of United Nations Associations http://www.wfuna.org/take-action

World Food Program http://www.wfp.org/about/vacancies/internship

World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) http://www.omct.org/about/vacancies-and-interships/

World Trade Organization Human Resources Section http://www.wto.org/english/thewto_e/vacan_e/intern_e.htm

World University Service Canada http://www.wusc.ca/en/volunteer-overseas

World Watch Institute http://www.worldwatch.org/taxonomy/term/33

World Water Council http://www.worldwatercouncil.org/index.php?id=528&L=%20and%200%3D1%20union%20select%20

UNICEF India http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/index_internship.html

French Embassy in Washington http://www.ambafrance-us.org/spip.php?article1670

International Affairs Forum http://www.ia-forum.org/Jobs

Democracy Now! http://www.democracynow.org/about/jobs