Summer and Fall International Justice and Peace Internship

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
  • Posted
    Apr 25

Position description

The Intern contributes to the mission of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops by supporting the work of the Office of International Justice and Peace.  The intern will have opportunities to enrich his or her academic program or career preparation through engaging in research and working with policy advisors on a range of international issues. 

Contributes to the Bishops’ strategic plan for the Conference.  Demonstrates willingness and ability to understand, respect and contribute to the USCCB mission and to fulfill job duties in accordance with its Catholic identity.


Educational Level:  Must be enrolled in an undergraduate program in the junior year or above.  Graduate students preferred.  Exceptions may be made if changing careers or returning to the workforce.

Major Field/Specialty:  International affairs and/or Catholic Social Teaching or related field preferred.

Language Requirement: (if any) Foreign language is helpful, especially Spanish, but not required

Other Specialized Training: (i.e. word processing, personal computer, knowledge of Catholic Church, etc.): 

  • Knowledge of Catholic Church and Catholic social teaching
  • Knowledge of international affairs
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office applications and internet/web
  • Organizational skills

Type and Nature of Professional Experience:  Research and administrative experience recommended.

Number of Years Required:1 year recommended but not required

Application instructions

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