Research Assistant

The SETA Foundation at Washington D.C.
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Apply by
  • Posted
    Mar 08

Position description

The Foundation for Political, Economic, and Social Research (SETA) at Washington DC is seeking a Research Assistant (RA).

Responsibilities include assisting foreign policy scholars with projects and events. The individual should have a Bachelor’s degree (MA desirable) in Political Science, International Relations or a related field as well as a track record in foreign policy research. Strong writing and editing skills are essential. Familiarity with and interest in Turkish foreign policy and US-Turkey relations are desired.

The RA will monitor, collect, and analyze empirical and analytical information; write research memos and reports; edit and proofread publications. RA is also expected to assist with some administrative duties such as organizing events, program support, and social media management.


Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, salary expectations and a list of references via e-mail at [email protected]


In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.


Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.