The Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies (CIFS) is one of the oldest, international think tanks in futures studies and strategic foresight in the world. We are searching for aspiring researchers and analysts with an interest in futures studies to join our Global Scanning Network (GSN) for Spring 2018 (05 February 2018 – 29 June 2018). Internship positions are available in all four of our research units:
Who should apply?
The CIFS internship programme is open to current master’s and doctoral students and recent graduates in applicable fields of study (Futures Studies, Commerce, Economics, International Relations, Journalism, Law, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, etc.), with experience or an interest in futures-oriented analysis.
The following should characterize you:
What does the internship involve?
Successful applicants will join CIFS’ Global Scanning Network (GSN) and become involved with one of CIFS’ four research units, depending on their interest, experience, and qualifications.
The internship consists of the following activities:
The internship will provide you with the following opportunities:
What is expected from participants?
The CIFS internship programme is un-remunerated and virtual (successful applicants are not required to relocate). Those who perform well during the internship programme may be offered (a) an opportunity to join CIFS in a more substantial role and contribute to CIFS projects; (b) an opportunity to contribute to and become involved with SCENARIO Magazine to a greater extent; and/or (c) an opportunity to continue involvement in the GSN.
Interested students and graduates are invited to submit an application consisting of (a) their CV, (b) a brief motivation letter, and (c) two examples of previously written work to our Internship Manager, Nicklas Larsen ([email protected]) between 25 December and 12 January, 2018.
Applicants should indicate in their application e-mail which CIFS research unit(s) they would like to be considered for.
NOTE: Incomplete applications will not be considered.
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