Research Assistant, Asian Studies

American Enterprise Institute
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Mar 08

Position description

The American Enterprise Institute, a leading nonprofit public policy research organization, seeks a full-time research assistant to work with scholars in the Foreign and Defense Policy department’s Asia team.

This position will primarily be responsible for providing research, writing, and editing support to scholars studying US strategy in the Asia-Pacific and East Asian security and political issues, focusing particularly on Northeast Asia (Japan, China, Korean Peninsula, and Taiwan). Other duties include developing and organizing conferences, panel discussions, and events; overseeing long-term projects and grant proposals; supervising department interns; and administrative support including scheduling and coordinating travel.

This position requires excellent writing, communication, research, and organizational skills. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated interest in Asian studies and should be academically curious and able to manage multiple competing priorities at once.

Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, unofficial transcript, and 500-word writing sample with their application at www.aei.org/jobs.

Application instructions

Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, unofficial transcript, and 500-word writing sample with their application at www.aei.org/jobs.

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