Position Detail Research Assistant

Masters International Economics Finance (MIEF)
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  • Open Position
  • Position Details:

    Hours/Week: 10 HRS
    Hourly Rate: $20.00
    Expires: Jun 21, 2019

    Campus : Washington DC
  • Job Contact Info:

  • kkornel1@jhu.edu
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Research Assistant Position

Job Description

Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance (MIEF)
Student Research Assistant
 

Research Assistants are Academic Student Employees hired by faculty to assist in carrying out a particular research.

While a Research Assistant is expected to contribute in many ways to the research project, typical responsibilities include the following:

  • Conduct literature reviews
  • Collect and analyze data
  • Prepare materials for submission to granting agencies and foundations
  • Prepare interview questions
  • Recruit and/or interview subjects
  • Maintain accurate records of interviews, safeguarding the confidentiality of subjects, as necessary
  • Summarize interviews
  • Provide ready access to all experimental data for the faculty researcher and/or supervisor
  • Request or acquire equipment or supplies necessary for the project
  • Manage and respond to project related email
  • Prepare, maintain, and update research materials
  • Attend project meetings
  • Attend area seminars and other meetings as necessary
  • Summarize project results
  • Prepare progress reports
  • Prepare other articles, reports, and presentations
  • Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned by individual researchers.

Minimum qualifications/requirements

  • Academic and/or work experience related to the field of research, as defined by the supervisor/lead researcher
  • Experience with specialized software or datasets, as required by the supervisor
  • Satisfactory academic progress, as defined by the supervisor