Salzburg Global Seminar are hiring!
We’re looking for outgoing, organized and internationally-minded graduates for three-month internships here at Schloss Leopoldskron & Meierhof, Salzburg, Austria from September to December – our busiest time of year! Interns will spend three months networking, researching and helping facilitate cross-cultural dialogue on a wide range of international issues, from rethinking pharmaceutical drug approval, the future of the arts, and rural African enterprise development, to Middle Eastern political transitions, transformation of investment cultures and the use of social media in citizen-government dialogue.
CVs/resumes should be sent by *MAY 31st.*http://www.salzburgglobal.org/current/careers-b.cfm#SGSIP?Whilst our internships are unpaid, travel to and from Salzburg from wherever you are in the world will be covered, along with free full room and board at the Schloss for the duration of the internship.
Author: Shahidul Alam
Time Magazine Person of the Year 2018. A photographer, writer, curator and activist, Shahidul Alam obtained a PhD in chemistry before switching to photography. His seminal work “The Struggle for Democracy” contributed to the removal of General Ershad. Former president of the Bangladesh Photographic Society, Alam set up the Drik agency, Chobi Mela festival and Pathshala, South Asian Media Institute, considered one of the finest schools of photography in the world.
Shown in MOMA New York, Centre Georges Pompidou, Royal Albert Hall and Tate Modern, Alam has been guest curator of Whitechapel Gallery, Winterthur Gallery and Musee de Quai Branly. His awards include Mother Jones, Shilpakala Award and Lifetime Achievement Award at the Dali International Festival of Photography.
Speaker at Harvard, Stanford, UCLA, Oxford and Cambridge universities, TEDx, POPTech and National Geographic, Alam chaired the international jury of the prestigious World Press Photo contest. Honorary Fellow of Royal Photographic Society, Alam is visiting professor of Sunderland University in UK and advisory board member of National Geographic Society.
John Morris, the former picture editor of Life Magazine describes his book “My journey as a witness”, (listed in “Best Photo Books of 2011” by American Photo), as “The most important book ever written by a photographer.”
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