Careers at CNAS
Joining the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) team provides you with the opportunity to work with some of Washington’s most respected experts in the national security community. With varying backgrounds, viewpoints and talents, CNAS employees come together to achieve a common goal: providing pragmatic solutions to some of today’s most challenging national security questions and shaping our nation's national security leaders of today and tomorrow.
At CNAS, we're working to recreate bipartisan leadership on national security issues. CNAS offers internships and opportunities from recent graduates interested in focusing on one of our core programs to skilled, experienced professionals in research, development, operations and external relations.
Please see below for our current openings. If you do not see a position that fits your skill set, interest and expertise, feel free to send your resume, cover letter and two writing samples to email@example.com.
Program Director and Senior Fellow, Defense Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Program Director and Senior Fellow for its Defense program. This individual will be responsible for leading a tal...
Program Director and Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Security Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Program Director and Senior Fellow for its Transatlantic Security Program. This individual will be responsible fo...
Research Associate, Asia-Pacific Security Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Research Associate to support the Asia-Pacific Security Program. Candidates with experience in Asian strategic an...
Research Associate, Asia-Pacific Security Program (#2)
Please note that this position is a separate opening from the previously posted Research Associate job. All applications from the first opening are also considered for this po...
Graphic Design Consultant
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) Graphic Design Consultant works directly with the Creative Director to further CNAS’ goal of educating public debate on key polic...
CNAS Is Accepting 2018 Internship Applications
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) is accepting applications for its Joseph S. Nye Internship program. Candidates may apply for research, external relations or deve...