A common and valid question among IR and Political Science students is ‘what can IR do for my career?’
The following is a collection of the best sites for pursuing careers in the field of International Relations, Politics, Government, IGOs and NGOs.
ReliefWeb – The Jobs section lists vacancies in the field of IR, Development, etc.
University of Kent Careers Service – a page devoted to the career potential of an IR degree
UNJobs.org – Although NOT affiliated with the United Nations, this site is a useful source of job adverts for the voluntary/development sector
UN Internships – The Internship Program at the United Nations
UN Employment Page – The employment page of the United Nations
Indeed – Politics Jobs around the world
Policyjobs.net – Internships and jobs focused on policy, research and analysis
Oneworld.org – Jobs and positions in the NGO sector
DevNetJobs – More NGO sector positions
NonViolentPeaceForce – NGO focused on civilian peacekeeping
APSA – American Political Science Association’s career advice page for PoliSci students
American Chamber of Commerce – Directory of US businesses and organizations in Thailand