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Intern - Energy Security and Climate Change Program (Summer 2024)

🚀 Summer Internship

Washington, DC

AI generated summary

  • Eligibility to work in the US, college junior status or higher, 35 hours/week availability, in-person work at CSIS, strong research, communication, organizational, and computer skills, ability to work independently and with a team, experience in data collection & management preferred.
  • Support energy security and climate change research, monitor policies, assist with administrative tasks, attend events and write summaries.

Summer Internship

Science•Washington, DC

Description

  • The CSIS Energy Security and Climate Change Program provides information and analysis to improve energy security, address global climate change, and alleviate energy poverty and environmental injustice. We consistently provide high quality public education, strategic insights, and policy solutions by examining issues at the intersection of geopolitics, policy, markets, and technology. Continuing its collaboration with leaders in government, industry, academia, and civil society, the CSIS Energy Security and Climate Change Program develops events and projects designed to help decisionmakers craft smart energy policies that balance economic, environmental, and security priorities. As a diverse team, we value different perspectives in our work. We encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply. Experience or specific knowledge about the energy sector and climate policy are not required, but candidates with demonstrated interest in the fields are preferred. Please tell us why you are interested in the energy and climate change sector in your cover letter.

Requirements

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States
  • Must be at least a college junior in good standing, an advanced student, or a recent graduate
  • Ability to commit 35 hours a week preferred
  • Ability to work in-person at CSIS headquarters
  • Excellent research skills required
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Good judgment and ability to complete projects independently and with a team
  • Well-organized with the ability to manage multiple projects & priorities simultaneously
  • Strong computer skills
  • Experience with data collection and management preferred

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Science

Responsibilities

  • Provide research support for individual scholars and projects related to energy security, markets, transition, and geopolitics
  • Monitor economic, energy, and climate related policies
  • Provide logistical support to the Program staff for administrative tasks as needed, including scheduling, event staffing, and routine office work
  • Attend events and lectures, by CSIS and external organizations, to write de-brief summaries

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Washington, DC