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Location - Washington, District of Columbia, United States
The American Enterprise Institute seeks a highly organized, full-time research assistant, to work in the India and South Asia studies area of the foreign policy department.
The primary responsibilities of this position are to provide research, writing, editing, and administrative support to a scholar studying a wide range of South Asian political, economic, and security issues with a focus on India and Pakistan. Other duties include managing a small team of interns; developing and organizing conferences, panel discussions, and events; maintaining lists of contacts; overseeing long-term projects and grants; scheduling; and handling media requests. Equally important responsibilities include ensuring effective communication across different departments at AEI.
Applicants require excellent research, writing, communication, and organization skills. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated interest in foreign and defense policy and the political economy with a focus on South Asia and US-India and US-Pakistan relations. Interpersonal skills and an ability to multitask are also essential. A Master’s degree in a relevant field is preferred, though not required. Knowledge of Hindi/Urdu is a plus.
How to Apply:
To apply, please click on this link. Applicants must include a resume, cover letter, writing sample, and transcript. 2015 graduates are eligible to apply.
Deadline - N/A