HOMELAND SECURITY & EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP

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POSITION

Homeland Security & Emergency Management Intern

DUTIES

Interns will be given meaningful projects that support and enhance HSAC’s key programs, and will be fully integrated into the HSAC organization. Additionally, interns may prepare reports, conduct research, develop recommendations, write correspondence, and participate in meetings on behalf of HSAC. Interns will be assigned a mentor who will support them and provide opportunities for professional growth throughout the internship program. 

The HSAC Internship is open to graduate students interested in:

  • Emergency Management
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • Business Resiliency
  • Public safety
  • Homeland Security
  • and/or any related field

REQUIREMENTS

All applicants must meet the following, minimum requirements:

  • Enrolled in or completed a graduate degree program at an accredited university, preferably in emergency management, public administration, public policy, homeland security, public administration, geographic information systems, strategic planning, or a related field
  • Minimum of 3.0 Cumulative GPA
  • Strong communication skills; Detail-oriented; Creative thinker; Ability to strategize and solve complex problems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

APPLY TO THE PROGRAM

Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, references, and writing sample to:

  • Hector Corral, Project Manager, hcorral@hsacouncil.org
  • Include “Internship Application” in the subject of your email and note your availability (start date & hours/week).