Paid Summer Internship

The Center for American Studies seeks two interns to help launch a new project, tentatively called History in Motion, exploring compelling cultural issues at work in both America’s past and present.

8 hours weekly, $1800 compensation for 8 weeks in. May/June/July


Priority will be given to majors and concentrators in Columbia's American Studies program but we will consider any student who has enrolled in an American Studies course in the last year. The candidate must love research and have an interest in how contemporary cultural issues reveal aspects of Americans' past.  Applicants should be flexible, curious, detail-oriented, and be able to work independently.  Excellent written and communication skills required; media, graphics and web experience a plus.


Applicants should provide a cover letter expressing interest and detailing pertinent skills; a CV; and two letters of recommendation by May 16, 2022 to [email protected][email protected]

May 16, 2022