Research Assistant, Social, Cultural, and Constitutional Studies

Location
Washington, D.C
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 06, 2021
Closes
Jul 09, 2021
Ref
2021-1579
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time
AEI is seeking a full-time research assistant to work with scholars in AEI's Social, Cultural, and Constitutional Studies division.

Responsibilities for this position include assisting with research, writing, and editing for blogs, op-eds, articles, videos, book projects, and other media on American social and cultural issues. This position also assists with planning and executing conferences and events, both public and private. Duties include short-term and long-term research projects, as well as coordinating scholars' media appearances and providing daily administrative support.

Desired skills for this position include excellent organizational, research, and writing abilities; a keen eye for detail; and demonstrated interest in American history, politics, culture, and social and religious institutions. A background in independent research and experience using Salesforce and WordPress are useful. The ability to work independently, stay abreast of current events, and manage multiple projects at once is a must.

Qualified applicants should send their resume, cover letter, transcripts, and 500-word writing sample on a topic in American history, politics, or culture with their online application at www.aei.org/jobs .