Internship Opportunity: President’s Council of Economic Advisors

Internship Opportunity: President’s Council of Economic Advisors

This is an unpaid internship opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship - unpaid

Location: Washington, D.C.

Sector: Executive Branch of the Government

Dates: June – August for Summer, August – December for Fall

Time Commitment: Up to 40 hours per week for the duration of internship

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years including graduate students

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: March 15 for Summer, July 1 for Fall (Accepted on a Rolling Basis)

Organization website:

https://www.whitehouse.gov/cea

Brief Description of the organization:

The President's Council of Economic Advisers provides the President with objective economic analysis and advice on the development and implementation of a wide range of domestic and international economic policy issues. The Council has a Chair and two Members, the Chair is Senate-confirmed and all three are Presidential Appointees. The staff of the Council consists of Senior and Junior Economists, Analysts, Research Assistants, and a statistical and administrative staff.

Brief Description of the Intern’s role or key qualifications:

Interns at the CEA are responsible for assisting the staff in researching a wide range of macroeconomic, microeconomic, and international issues, providing assistance in making charts and analyzing data. Administrative duties to support the work of the Council are also involved. Applicants for the Intern positions should be graduate students or full-time undergraduates with some economic coursework to their credit and have good writing and analytical skills. Applicants must also be a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years of age, and a full time student.

How to apply:

If you are interested in applying, please send your resume, a transcript, and a cover letter via email to:

Tomeka Jordan, Director of Finance and Administration

President's Council of Economic Advisers

Email: [email protected]

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