Current Internship Opportunities
Health Internship: ICCR is seeking candidates for an internship on health equity. The intern will assist the Program Director – Health Equity with research to inform the 2019 shareholder strategy to increase access to affordable medicines (includes both prevention and treatment). Learn more and apply here.
Climate Internship: ICCR is seeking candidates for an internship in climate change to provide research support for Investor campaigns focused on a Just Transition to a clean energy economy. Company-level research will be needed to support investor engagements. In addition, sector level research would be helpful to understand the opportunities and issues associated with adoption of science based targets for GHG emissions reductions. The internship period is scheduled to run from September to December, 2018. Learn more and apply here.
Food & Water Internship: ICCR is seeking candidates for an internship on water stewardship and food justice. Research will include benchmarking companies ICCR members have engaged on their commitments across a variety of sectors; identifying target companies for engagement; and updating internal engagement documents. The research will also map other stakeholders working to influence corporate behavior. The internship period is scheduled to run from September to December 2018. Learn more and apply here.
Interning with ICCR
Interns who join ICCR will make a tremendous contribution to important work with an organization that helped to found and continues to shape the corporate social responsibility movement. ICCR interns learn the importance of shareholder activism and documenting company progress. Interns will be given the opportunity to engage with ICCR program staff, ICCR members, and to attend conferences in the New York area to gain a better understanding of the issues and the field of corporate social responsibility.
ICCR's interns come to us from a wide range of academic programs and geographies and are asked to employ an equally wide range of skills to help ICCR further its mission. Click here to read about our previous interns’ experiences.
ICCR’s internship program has three terms:
- Internship: January – May
- Application period: November – December
- Internship: June – August
- Application period: January – February
- Internship: September – December
- Application period: July – August
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the opportunities are filled. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume together in one pdf document to email@example.com
Interning with IAHR
In May 2018, the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) launched the Investor Alliance for Human Rights to provide a broad range of investors with a platform to engage companies on human rights.
The Investor Alliance for Human Rights is looking for interns to assist the Program Director to coordinate broad-based investor advocacy on both public policy and corporate engagements on a range of human rights and business issues by completing research and analysis, assisting in corporate engagements and external communications. he internship period is scheduled to run from September through December, 2018. Learn more and apply here.