The Roosevelt Study Center offers the position of intern (36 hours per week) for a period of three months. The RSC is looking for a student in American studies, history or international relations. Fluency in English and Dutch is required.
The activities of the intern include: library duties, assisting the staff in the organization of conferences, editorial work, making archival materials accessible, the translation of documents, and secretarial assistance. It is taken into account that the intern has time for his/her own research alongside these tasks.
The RSC offers an informative and varied work environment. A standard remuneration is available for the internship. Click here for more information.
Below you will find what previous interns had to say about their time at the RSC:
Jasper Collette, Leiden University
My time at the RSC has provided me with a valuable set of skills for the future.
Roel Bos, University College Utrecht
The internship allowed me to fully experience the academic world, giving me new perspectives on my future.
Joëlla de Vos, University of Utrecht
Through this internship I have come to know the real academic world with all its possibilities.
Juri Ferri, University College Roosevelt
A great experience in a stimulating working environment. I will always remember my time at RSC!
Cheryl Bork, University of Groningen
A truly positive experience, both educational and enjoyable.
Laura Mudde, Utrecht University
The RSC internship is a learning experience I will hold dear in my future endeavors.
Marisa Kok, Utrecht University
The RSC helped me to extend my personal and professional horizons!
Heleen Blommers, VU University Amsterdam
A valuable learning experience and acquaintance with an academic community working with U.S. history.
Ewoud Bongers, Leiden University
An invaluable experience that will help me during my future career.
Niek de Vries, Erasmus University Rotterdam
The RSC is arguably the best way to get acquainted with both the academic field and community.
Katinka Folmer, Utrecht University
A valuable and welcoming meeting place for anyone who shares interest U.S. history.
Anita Schmale, Utrecht University
My internship at the Roosevelt Study Center was an array of fruitful experiences.
Niek Joosse, Erasmus University Rotterdam
The Roosevelt Study Center is a valuable addition to my academic curriculum.
Menno van Overmeeren, University of Amsterdam
This internship gave me the opportunity to develop new skills and gave me valuable work experience.
Erika van Leeuwen, University of Groningen
The RSC is a unique and inspiring place for students with an interest in U.S. history.
Ian Priem, Erasmus University Rotterdam
The internship at the RSC allowed me to combine my interests in history and the U.S.
Martijn Samson, Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSC allowed me to experience many sides of academic life: research, conferences, meetings.
Lise Koning, University of Amsterdam
This internship gave me the opportunity to make contacts with international scholars.
Berit Brink, VU University of Amsterdam
One of the most amazing things was meeting researchers from all over Europe.
Linda Brontsema, University of Groningen
Both educational and pleasant, and takes place in a perfect work atmosphere.
Tijmen Gengler, Utrecht University
It shows the real academic world. Not only books, but ever changing, interesting and full of people.
Thomas Bottelier, Erasmus University Rotterdam
One of the most informative times of my life. Like Theodore Roosevelt said 'Work worth doing'.
Sanne Goossens, Radboud University Nijmegen
It places you at the Dutch epicenter of American Studies and Transatlantic Relations.