About Mada:

Mada al-Carmel – Arab Center for Applied Social Research provides information, critical analysis, and diverse perspectives on the social and political life and history of Palestinians, with particular attention to Palestinians within Israel’s 1948 boundaries. Mada also advances research on Israeli society and politics in order to further understanding of its undercurrents, particularly in relation to policies toward Palestinians and Palestine. Mada offers a home for Palestinian and other scholars to develop critical approaches, exchange ideas, and develop their own research.

Period of Internship:

Six month (minimum) beginning in March 1, 2016 until September 1, 2016.

Application deadline:

January 29, 2016

Locations:

51 Allenby St, PO Box 9132, Haifa, Haifa District, 31090, Israel

Qualifications:

Candidates should hold a B.A. in a relevant field and have a minimum of one year work experience in a relevant field. Excellent native English writing and editing skills, computer skills, and the ability to take initiative and work independently are required. Research experience and familiarity with Arabic and/or Hebrew are also helpful.

Responsibilities:

Interns at Mada are involved in editing research reports, writing grant reports and proposals, conducting international public relations and outreach, website upgrading and maintenance, and providing research support.

Compensation:

Interns are provided with health insurance, a living stipend, and a housing stipend.

How to apply:

Please send a letter of interest, CV, 3-5 page writing sample, and contact information for three references to [email protected] and CC [email protected] Incomplete applications will not be considered.

For more information:

https://www.idealist.org/view/internship/XNfcm7GwmB3p/