ARISC Internship Opportunity in Baku

The American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC) is looking to fill an Internship position in Baku, Azerbaijan.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Duties include updating our country guides, assisting with organization of local talks and reading groups; providing research and logistical support for visiting scholars and students, including ARISC Fellows; assisting with data collection projects; maintaining regular communication with the Resident Director (and Executive Director as needed).

– Professional-level fluency in English and Azerbaijani languages;
– Excellent communication skills;
– Good organizational skills with the ability to process and classify information quickly and efficiently;
– Good IT knowledge, familiarity with Microsoft Office applications and conducting Internet research.

The internship is a volunteer one for up to 10 hours a week, for a negotiable length of time, and is compensated with symbolic stipend and an annual Student Membership to ARISC. The selected candidate will start as of May.

The internship is a great opportunity to make contacts with US scholars. Interested applicants should send their CV with the subject “ARISC Internship” to Azerbaijan “at” For more information, please email us at Azerbaijan “at”

The priority deadline for applications is March 15. Applications received after this date will be accepted until position is filled.

ARISC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, medical condition, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, or status as a covered veteran.