Tasks for interns
During their internship, interns are expected to organise and follow-up conferences, seminars and other events, including reporting of these activities. They are also expected to undertake research on EU-Asia Relations and Asian Affairs, resulting in articles, news reports and a more extensive research paper as a final outcome. Furthermore, they will assist senior associates with preliminary research on commissioned research projects. In addition, the interns contribute to the daily work of the institute, administration and updating of the institute’s website and social media.

Interns have the opportunity to familiarise themselves with EU Institutions, to attend meetings of other organisations in Brussels and to become acquainted with relevant stakeholders in the field of EU-Asia Relations. We strongly encourage applications from proactive and independent students and recent graduates, who have a strong and manifest interest in EU-Asia Relations, and who are willing to work on a wide range of issues, including, but not limited to, trade, economics, finance, CSR and security.

If you are interested in applying for an internship, please send your application, including your CV, motivation letter, a 2-page writing sample on any International Relations-related topic and an indication of your availability to The duration of the internship should be between 3 and 6 months.

Please note that, due to the high number of applications we receive, the earliest possible starting date for an internship is September 2015.

Staff Vacancies:
No vacancies at present.
Researchers and Analysts:
EIAS also wishes to build up its database of experienced researchers and analysts available for free-lance assignments.
How To Apply
Letters of Application should include a CV with list of publications.

Mr Alberto Turkstra
European Institute for Asian Studies asbl,
67 Rue de la Loi,
1040 Brussels.

Tel: +32 (0)2 230.81.22