ICT offers unpaid year round internships for undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students. Interns will be provided with the opportunity to contribute to the Institute’s daily research activities and events, while under the supervision of an ICT researcher.
Past ICT Interns have worked on the following projects:
World Summit on Counter-Terrorism: ICT’s Annual Conference
Jihadi Websites Monitoring Group
ICT Terrorist Incidents and Profiles Database
ICT Cyber-Desk Review
The Islamist Radicalization Index
Jihadi Arenas and Terrorist Networks
Terrorist Rationality and Decision-Making
Articles on current events related to terrorism and counter-terrorism
Mapping theaters of Jihad
Second and third year IDC BA students are eligible to apply to the ICT internship program. BA students have the ability to join one of the ongoing projects at the ICT and their research will be guided by an ICT researcher.
Please send your CV via email to [email protected]. Please include a short letter of motivation explaining why you are interested in interning at the ICT. Acceptance into the internship is pending on an evaluation process.
IDC MA students are eligible to apply to the ICT internship program. The ICT internship for MA students is aimed at developing writing and research skills in the field of terrorism. Students work on in-depth research projects under the guidance of an ICT researcher. Meetings take place with other MA students to help students through the research process.
The Internship for students from abroad takes place at the Institute itself, at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya. The ICT Internship lasts a minimum of three months and participants work a minimum of 28 hours a week.
Interns will also have the opportunity to attend seminars and lectures lead by prominent academics, practitioners and decision-makers.
Please send your full application via email to [email protected]; please attach your CV, academic transcript, a writing sample, an academic letter of recommendation, and a short letter of motivation explaining why you are interested in interning at the ICT. In addition, please include the potential date of your internship. Please send all documents in one complete application.
Acceptance into the internship is pending on an evaluation process.