Friday, July 15, 2016

Recent Grad with Chinese Skills? AEI is Hiring a Research Assistant, Demographics and International Economics

AEI is seeking a full-time research assistant to work with two international political economy scholars. The major responsibilities of the position include conducting research and providing support on issues of demographics and international development. Other major topics are Asian economies and US-Asia economic relations. Assignments will include data generation and analysis (featuring population projections) and searching Chinese-language media for international investment and construction activity. Administrative duties will include scheduling and organizing events.
This position requires outstanding research skills, in particular the strong ability to read Chinese and some experience with data analysis. Qualified candidates will have a demonstrated interest in topics pertaining to demographics and international political economy and be well organized, a strong writer and intellectually curious.
Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and unofficial transcript with their application to 2016 graduates are eligible to apply.