Position Detail Research Assistant

African Studies
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  • Position Details:

    Hours/Week: 40 HRS
    Hourly Rate: $15.00
    Expires: May 31, 2019

    Campus : Washington DC
  • Job Contact Info:

  • ajanos2@jhu.edu

Research Assistant Position

Job Description

Johns Hopkins SAIS African Studies is looking for a research assistant to support Professor Mvemba Dizolele with a range of research projects from June through August.

Research will focus on collecting and organizing declassified documents at the National Archives in College Park, MD; reviewing and summarizing publications, books, etc.; transcribing recorded interviews; and reading and providing input on manuscript excerpts.

· Strong writing/editing/research skills required;

· Proficiency in document storage programs, such as Dropbox, required;

· Updating our contacts database;

· Providing faculty support as directed and needed.