Research Assistant Position
Job DescriptionJohns 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.