Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Paid Research Assistant Position at GWU for Recent or December Grad

Position description

The Program on Extremism seeks to expand its focus by hiring an additional staff member to research and monitor online radicalization and recruitment by violent extremist groups. The staffer will 1) monitor various violent extremists groups including but not limited to Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. 2) research the role gender and media play in radicalization of individuals 3) publish articles and reports 4) be a project manager on possible grant initiatives and 5) carry out a number of administrative duties.
The ideal candidate would 1) possess at least an undergraduate degree in political science, communication, and/or international relations 2) have experience in working as part of research team or think tank community


A Bachelor’s degree in International Relations, Political Science, Communications, or Middle Eastern Studies.
Desired Qualifications:Master’s degree and a year of experience preferred, not required.
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