Position Detail Research Assistants for the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs

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  • Position Details:

    Hours/Week: 40 HRS
    Hourly Rate: $17.00
    Expires: Sep 1, 2020

    Campus : Washington DC
  • Job Contact Info:

  • kissingercenter@jhu.edu

Research Assistants for the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs Position

Job Description

The Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs seeks graduate research assistants (GRAs) to provide research and support to Center faculty and staff. Established in 2016, the Kissinger Center promotes the understanding and application of history and geo-strategy to contemporary statecraft.

The Center is looking to fill multiple GRA positions. We will consider applicants interested conducting research in support of courses or publications by Center faculty, as well as those interested in contributing to events and operations of the Center. Responsibilities in the latter category include: (1) planning and organizing conferences, presentations by visiting scholars, and other Center-sponsored events; and (2) contributing to the Center’s communications strategy, helping to build out its web presence, and engage with the scholarly community. 

Successful candidates will have strong interpersonal, communication, and writing skills, the ability to think critically and act decisively, and experience conducting scholarly research.

The role will require between 30-40 hours per week, for the entire summer (ending on September 1, 2020). A continuation into the fall semester is possible depending on performance. Students will earn $17.00/hour. Applicants must be Johns Hopkins University students and eligible to work in the United States. International students are welcome to apply.

The Kissinger Center will review and consider applications on a rolling basis up until Monday, June 15, 2020

Hours/Week: 30-40

Campus: Washington, DC

Hourly Rate: $17.00