The Middle East Institute for Research and Strategic Studies (MEIRSS) encourages graduate and post-graduate students to apply to be Research Interns.

The Research Intern is expected to provide support to MEIRSS researchers with the following:

– Media monitoring, profiling, and data gathering

– Documentation and filing

– Assisting with drafting Policy Briefs and Media Summaries

– Providing general logistical/organizational support to the team as required


Successful applicants will also have access to all MEIRSS events.


The position is unpaid; a monthly remuneration is provided for transportation expenses.


Requirements: BA or MA in International Relations, Political Science, Middle East Studies or any related field; excellent skills in the Microsoft Word; good command of Arabic and English; French is a plus. Previous experience in research is welcomed.


To apply, candidates must submit a resume and cover letter to: with “Research Intern” as a subject.


IMPORTANT: The Center will contact only those candidates who are extended an interview.