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The Research Assistant will support the China and North Korea programs on a wide range of research tasks including but not limited to conducting background research and providing other support.
Pay: $14.00 - $14.75
Work Schedule: 40 hours per week from June through August; approximately 15-20 hours per week from September through June.
Period of Performance: June 2020 – June 2021 (with the possibility of extension)
Performs other duties as assigned.
All USIP contract and employee positions are contingent upon the favorable completion of a suitability background investigation. Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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