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: Asia-Pacific Security Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Program Director and Senior Fellow for its Asia-Pacific Security Program. This individual will be responsible for...
CNAS Is Accepting 2019 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...
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS), a research institution dedicated to developing strong, principled and pragmatic national security and defense policy prescriptio...
Senior Fellow / Fellow / Associate Fellow, Technology and National Security Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Senior Fellow / Fellow / Associate Fellow to join the Technology and National Security Program. Candidates with e...
Research Assistant/Research Associate, Defense Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Research Assistant or Research Associate to support its Defense Program. Candidates with defense research, analys...
Jr. Graphic Design Consultant
As a designer at CNAS, you'll play a key role in creating visual communication products that further CNAS’ goal of educating public debate on key policy issues. Our organizati...