Position Detail Research Assistant, Russian Domestic and Foreign Policy

European and Eurasian Studies
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  • Open Position
  • Position Details:

    Hours/Week: 5 HRS
    Hourly Rate: $15.00
    Expires: Jan 15, 2019

    Campus : Washington DC
  • Job Contact Info:

  • cristina.benitez@jhu.edu
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Research Assistant, Russian Domestic and Foreign Policy Position

Job Description

The Research Assistant will support Professor Marsha Olive‚Äôs work on several projects that pertain to contemporary Russian domestic and foreign economic policy.  The first is a strategy for the World Bank that includes analysis of the role of Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union in Central Asia.  This is expected to wrap up in March.  The remainder of the period will be devoted to a book project and a conference paper on the political economy of urban land privatization in Russia, with Eastern Europe and Turkey as comparators.  Use of STATA and reading knowledge of Russian, a regional language (e.g. Polish) or Turkish is highly desirable. Interested candidates should submit a brief cover letter addressed to Professor Marsha Olive along with their resume (please submit as a single PDF file).