Type: Internship/Fellowship Program
Compensation: Small stipend to cover housing and food; we encourage candidates to seek outside funding; help finding housing provided
Application Deadline: Rolling
Location: Yerevan, Armenia Duration/Hours: at least 10 weeks; 4 days, 32 hours/week
Applicants must have a strong interest and background in the social sciences (policy- related or think tank experience is a benefit); have completed at least two years of college course work by the time the internship begins (graduate students are highly encouraged to apply); be familiar with Microsoft programs (knowledge of statistical programs such as SPSS or Stata is desirable); have well-developed communication, teamwork and organizational skills; take initiative and work independently with little supervision; and be able to work in a complex environment in developing countries. Knowledge of Russian or a local language (Armenian) in addition to strong English, and experience in the NIS region is a plus. Candidates who have their own research agenda will be given priority. Applicants must be willing to commit to the internship for a minimum of 10 weeks.
How to Apply
Your application should include a scanned copy of your transcript, a resume, a reference letter, and a cover letter explaining why this position is of interest, mailed at email@example.com