The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars is looking for qualified students (advanced undergraduate or graduate) interested in being part-time research assistant interns in the Spring 2018 semester. An intern typically works 12-15 hours a week per scholar. (The number of hours can be adjusted accordingly to fulfill academic requirements). The priority deadline to apply is January 28, 2018. *We will start matching scholars and interns, but will still accept intern applications after this date.* Internship positions are open until filled so applying early is strongly encouraged. Lawrence (Larry) K. Altman, Medical Writer and ‘The Doctors World" Columnist, New York Times. ?Reporting on the Health of Presidents and other Political Leaders.? Akira Kurosaki, Associate Professor of International Relations, Fukushima University, Japan. ?The Politics of Nuclear Energy and Non-Proliferation in Japan-U.S. Relations in the 1950s and 1960s: A Case Study of Bilateral Nuclear Cooperation and its Impact on Nuclear Proliferation.? Eries Mentzer, Colonel United States Air Force. Working on a research project about evolving talent management practices for todays all-volunteer military force. (Col. Mentzer"s research will make direct policy changes on the Air Force"s recruitment, training, and retention strategies). Kevin Middlebrook, Professor of Latin American Politics, Institute of the Americas, University College London. ?The International Defense of Labor Rights: The North American Agreement on Labor Cooperation in Comparative Perspective.? (Spanish) Neeti Nair, Associate Professor of History, University of Virginia. ?Blasphemy: A South Asian History.? (Bengali or Urdu) Alexander Thurston, Assistant Professor of Teaching, African Studies Program, Georgetown University. ?Jihadism in Northwest Africa: Doctrines, Debates, and Politics.? (French or Arabic) Irene Wu, Senior Analyst, Federal Communications Commission. ?Measuring Soft Power.? (A student with a Computer Science background would be ideal).

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