The Russia Studies team focuses on U.S.-Russian relations and current affairs across the former Soviet Union. The intern will deepen their understanding of the current and historical trends between the two countries. They will gain a strong skill set on policy-related research and editing skills. The major responsibilities of this position will include (but are not limited to) performing data analysis and collecting archival materials on Russia, conducting research and collecting archival documents for fellow’s book project, and tracking weekly news report that are relevant to the assignment.
All who are selected to participate in CFR’s Blavatnik Internship Program and Robina Franklin Williams Internship Program receive training in the field of foreign policy and international affairs as well as skills training in writing, research, program planning and much more.
Further information and application materials can be found here.