HHI Internship Program

HHI Internship Program

The Harvard Humanitarian Initiative is currently seeking several interns. Details can be found before. 

If you are interested in applying, please email your cover letter and resume to hhiInternships@gmail.com.

Please send any questions to hhiInternships@gmail.com.


Research Intern

Position Type: Course Credit Available / Graduate or Undergraduate Student / Potential eligibility for Federal Work Study and the Faculty Aide Program (undergraduates only).
Period: Fall Semester 2018
Weekly Commitment: 10+ hours / week
Program: Peace and Human Rights Data / Evaluation and Implementation Science Program

To apply, please email resume, cover letter, and one unedited writing sample to: hhiInternships@gmail.com

Description:

HHI is seeking an intern to work with the programs on Peace and Human Rights Data and Evaluation and Implementation Science to support projects that assess humanitarian and peacebuilding programs through attitudes toward security, peacebuilding, and accountability in Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iraq, and among Iraqi refugees in Europe. The intern will contribute to the projects through:

  • Conducting reviews of relevant academic literature and grey literature to identify measures;
  • Conducting analysis of qualitative interview data; 
  • Producing background papers and coding material on peacebuilding, social cohesion or accountability, through review of public records, media, and NGO reports; and
  • Other research support as requested.

Preffered Skills

  • Experience with qualitative data analysis a plus but not necessary;
  • Excellent writing skills;
  • Experience conducting background and literature reviews;
  • Familiarity with human rights, post-conflict justice or peacebuilding issues. 

Experience with qualitative data analysis a plus but not necessary;

If you are interested in applying, please email your cover letter and resume to hhiInternships@gmail.com.

Please send any questions to hhiInternships@gmail.com.