McGill Political Science Students' Association

Job and Internship Opportunities

For more information or assistance with any of the opportunities listed below please see the Arts Internship Office in Leacock 307!

Graduate Student Data Support Position at McGill!

Qualifications: McGill graduate student with knowledge of numeric data and statistical software (i.e. SPSS, Stata, SAS, R). Technical writing skills are essential. Demonstrated good attendance and performance record.  Good oral and written English communication skills.  Ability to deal effectively with researchers and other library staff.

Duties: Helps data users in the McGill Library Data Lab discover, access and use data from a wide variety of sources. Writes technical documentation describing data sources and also the use of statistical software for managing and manipulating datasets. Writes web pages to assist users in locating and accessing numeric data.  Assists the Data Librarian in helping users with data requests.  Other related duties as assigned. Hours: Wednesday, 10am-2pm; Thursday, 10am-2pm,; Friday 2pm-4pm. Please contact Berenica Vejvoda (Data Librarian) if interested: .

American Enterprise Institute 

Alliance for Justice


American Political Science Association

Amnesty International

AP Associated Press


Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development

BRAC (Bangladesh)

Brookings Institute

Canada West Foundation

Canada's Mission to the EU

Canadian Human Rights Foundation - Equitas

Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy

Carter Centre

Cato Institute

Center for Human Rights and Environment

Center for Strategic and International Studies

Centre for European Policy Studies

Centre for International Policy

Clinton Foundation

Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative

Congressional Budget Office

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Conservation Law Foundation

Council of Foreign Relations

Council of the European Union

Council on Hemispheric Affairs

Democracy Matters

Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia

Environment and Energy Study institute

Environmental Defence

European Commission

European Parliament

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Feminist Majority Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Humane Studies

Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies

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International Criminal Court

International Trade Centre (ITC)

Middle East Institute

National Organization for Women (NOW)

Ontario Legislature Internship Programme

Ontario Summer Experience Program

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

Organization of American States

Public Opinion Strategies

Pueblito Canada

Solidarity and Action against HIV Infection India

South Asian Human Rights Documentation Centre


Supreme Court of the United States

Ted Talks

The Coalition for the International Criminal Court

The Nation

The Toronto Star

The Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Transparency International

U.S. Public Interest Research Group

UN Habitat

United Nations Office at Nairobi


UNDP/Turkey Country Office

UNESCO Institute for Education




Unite For Sight, Inc.

United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification

United Nations Development Fund for Women

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

United Nations Headquarters (UN) New York 

United Nations Industrial Development Organization

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

United Nations Institute for Training and Research: Environmental Law Programme

United Nations Research Institute for Social Development

US Russia Business Council

US Trade and Development Agency


White House Internship Program

Women for Women International

Women's Aid Organisation

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

World Federation of United Nations Associations

World Food Program

World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)

World Trade Organization Human Resources Section

World University Service Canada

World Watch Institute

World Water Council


French Embassy in Washington

International Affairs Forum

Democracy Now!