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.
Chief Executive Officer
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) is an internationally recognized bi-partisan research institution dedicated to developing in-depth and innovative defense and nat...
Media Relations Coordinator
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks a Media Relations Coordinator to help publicize CNAS’ work with key media audiences. The Media Relations Coordinator will m...
Fellow/Senior Fellow, Defense Strategies and Assessments Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Fellow/Senior Fellow to join the Defense Strategies and Assessments Program, with a focus on aerospace studies. C...
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...
Research Associate, Technology & National Security Program
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) seeks to hire a Research Associate to support the Technology and National Security Program. Candidates with defense analysis expe...