Announcement: CALL FOR INTERNS
The Research Centre for Refugee Studies (RCRS) in Amman - Jordan requires interns with a background in Forced Migration, social work and experience working in human rights and/or with refugees and asylum seekers.
The intern will be expected to contribute to a number of different research and policy analysis projects addressing refugee groups in the Middle East including: Iraqis, Somalis, Sudanese, Kurds, Palestinians and others.
The intern will be given the opportunity to undertake his/her own research project, which will be published by the Centre.
Applicants must have a relevant first degree and a Masters degree in social sciences or related as well as proven research, writing, organizational and communications skills. A demonstrated understanding of refugee, migration, humanitarian or development issues is an advantage, as well as first-hand experience in a developing country. Fluency in spoken and written English is essential and good knowledge of Arabic would be preferred.
Please send a cover letter, confirming that you can start in August 2006 and are able to financially support yourself for no less than six months in Amman, a curriculum vitae, and contacts for three referees.
Please send applications to [email protected]