The ICT Online Internship Program offers a unique opportunity to gain professional experience, boost your career profile, build an international professional network and expand your skill set. The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya offers unpaid online internships for undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students designed to expose students to the world of counter-terrorism research. Throughout their time with the ICT, interns will receive online access to ICT’s researchers and materials, as well as the opportunity to attend online seminars, lectures, conferences, and foremost the annual international conference.
The ICT offers three internship terms for the 2020-2021 academic year:
Term 1 – Nov 8th, 2021 – Jan 30th, 2022 (application deadline: Nov 1st, 2021, at 23:59).
Term 2 – February 7th, 2022 – June 30th, 2022 (application deadline: February 1st, 2022, at 23:59)
Term 3 – July 1st, 2022 – October 30th, 2022 (application deadline: June 24th, 2022, at 23:59).
The ICT offers two types of Internship Programs:
Full-Time Internship Program – the Full-Time Internship Program Interns will have the opportunity to conduct an in-depth research project on a topic of their choosing and will be offered the option of presenting their paper for review for publication, giving them the ability to complete the internship with a published paper. Normally, the internship would have taken place at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, where ICT is located. However, due to Covid-19 restrictions, this year, the ICT offers an online internship program. Interns are required to work four days a week, from 10:00 to 17:00 / seven hours per day (depending on the intern’s time zone). In order to apply for the Full-Time Internship Program, please send your CV, academic transcript, a writing sample, and a cover letter to [email protected]. Additionally, candidates must provide at least one academic letter of recommendation. Please have it sent to [email protected].
Part-Time Internship Program – the Part-Time Internship Program is only open to IDC Students. The internship will either be on a voluntary basis or for credits. Part-Time Interns are required to work four hours a week. In order to apply for the Part-Time Internship Program, please send your CV, academic transcript, a writing sample, and a cover letter to [email protected] (either in Hebrew or English).
Founded in 1996, the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya is one of the leading academic institutes for counter-terrorism in the world, facilitating international cooperation in the global struggle against terrorism. ICT is an independent think/do tank providing expertise in terrorism, counter-terrorism, homeland security, threat vulnerability, risk assessment, intelligence analysis, national security and defense policy.
For more information: www.ict.org.il