The Lowy Institute for International Policy is advertising for a research assistant. Details over the fold.
A rare opportunity exists to join Australiaâ€™s pre-eminent international policy think tank.
The position of Research Assistant at the Lowy Institute for International Policy is currently vacant.Â The successful applicant will undertake research for the Executive Director in areas relating to Australiaâ€™s political, economic and strategic interests, and will have primary responsibility for managing core projects including the Instituteâ€™s public opinion polling and youth outreach programs.Â
The successful applicant will display:
â€¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â a high level of academic achievement in international studies
â€¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â well-developed and well-rounded research skills
â€¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â clear and effective communications skills
â€¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â excellent time management and project management skills
A two year contract appointment will be offered.Â The salary will be commensurate with experience.
A full job description and selection criteria is available at our website, www.lowyinstitute.org, under recruitment.Â Â A written application should be submitted by 30 May 2007 to:
Ms N Baker
Lowy Institute for International Policy
31 Bligh Street, Sydney NSW 2000
or email nbaker at lowyinstitute dot org