Policy Analyst

The Rector & Visitors of the University of Virginia
  • Location
    Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Mar 24

Position description

The Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy seeks applicants for the new role of a Policy Analyst . This position supports the Director of the National Security Policy Center (NSPC) with the development, design, and implementation of research projects within the center. They maintain research records and data collection, and may assist with the authoring of research findings, articles and other materials as appropriate.


Specific Duties: The Policy Analyst will support the Director and Executive Director on key research projects including but not exclusive to academic articles and books, policy white papers, and government reports. The Policy Analyst will conduct original research under the direction of principal investigators, edit existing products, manage citations, and handle other center duties that arise. The Policy Analysist will also coordinate the efforts of student researchers engaged in NSPC projects.



  • An Associate’s degree OR Equivalent combination of work and education experience.
  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to collaboratively work with faculty, staff, students, and external stakeholders
  • Applicants with a background and/or familiarity with foreign policy and international affairs will be a major asset in the position.


* This is a one year term limited position with the potential for renewal based on availability of funding and satisfactory performance *


The selected applicant will be required to complete a background check prior to their first day of employment per University Policy.

Application instructions

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