Research Assistant

Foundation for Law and International Affairs (FLIA)
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Oct 23

Position description

Role Description 

  1. Assist FLIA Scholars and Research Fellows in conducting research;
  2. Complete work assigned by FLIA Scholars or Research Fellows;
  3. Produce and publicize research on behalf of FLIA research teams;
  4. Identify important topics in the field;
  5. Summarize key academic work and practical information in the field;
  6. Conduct research on the topics and write up presentable reports/ articles (in different languages);
  7. Translate based on the need of the project or the supervisor


  1. Completion of bachelor’s degree or current enrollment in a master’s program required, master’s degree preferred;
  2. At least three (3) months experience as a FLIA Research Intern;
  3. Working proficiency in English required;
  4. Knowledge of at least one topic at the intersection of law and international affairs.


  1. Work with global research teams to seek advanced specialized knowledge and experience in a particular area involving law and international affairs;
  2. Pursue participation in global scholarship and seek skills improvement through teamwork with outstanding FLIA Scholars and research teams from all over the world;
  3. Enjoy priority publishing status for FLIA Publications and FLIA Blogs;
  4. Share ideas or news with membership and audience from all over the world in FLIA programs;
  5. Reach out to FLIA’s global network for academic resources, information, and other assistance.

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