The Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) seeks a full-time senior fellow to focus on China. The successful applicant will be familiar with Chinese hard and soft power with a track record of writing for publication on both.
FDD is a Washington, DC-based nonpartisan 501(c)(3) research institute focusing on national security and foreign policy.
Interested applicants are encouraged to submit a cover letter, CV, and writing sample to [email protected]. Please include the cover letter expressing your specific interest in FDD in the body of the email and the CV and writing sample attached in PDF format. No phone calls, please.
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Based in downtown Washington, D.C., the Foundation for Defense of Democracies has a number of internship opportunities available during the spring, fall and summer semesters. All FDD interns will have the opportunity to participate in a twice-monthly speaker series, which brings high-level DC officials and senior staff members to engage with interns in an intimate setting. FDD interns will be encouraged to build on their academic skills by working closely with senior staff. FDD is also happy to assist students who wish to earn academic credit for this internship. All internships are unpaid.
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. It is recommended that interested candidates submit applications early.
Please specify the department(s) for which you would like to be considered (feel free to indicate preferences) in your cover letter. While you may use the same cover letter for multiple positons, please submit a separate application for each position of interest.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
For general inquiries, email [email protected]