AEC Student Research Assistant
The Applied Economics Clinic (AEC) is looking for part-time research assistants for the fall. The Clinic provides on-the-job training to graduate and advanced undergraduate students in the form of paid internships as research assistants. Research assistants learn practical skills, gain knowledge regarding the fields of economics, energy, environmental protection, and consumer equity, and have the opportunity to work on applied projects.
Hours are flexible, hourly rate starting at $15/hour with competitive hourly rate dependent on experience and skills. Ideal candidate is a student with work-study funding. Interested applicants should send: resume, cover letter, writing sample, excel sample, and three recommendations to email@example.com.
The Applied Economics Clinic (AEC) is looking for a Researcher/Modeler with (1) strong technical and quantitative skills; (2) a strong desire to learn new models and data techniques; and (3) enthusiasm for working on issues related to energy, environment, equity and other consumer rights. AEC provides technical expertise to public service organizations working on these topics. Founded in 2017, AEC is a non-profit consulting group offering expert services from seasoned professionals, while also providing on-the-job training to the next generation of technical experts on public interest issues.
Mandatory qualifications include:
• Master’s degree in a relevant field or a Bachelor’s degree in any technical field (economics, engineering, science, etc.) with minimum two years relevant experience.
• Strong technical/quantitative skills
• Familiarity with complex Excel functions
• Strong writing skills, including an ability to write for both technical and popular audiences
This is full-time position with benefits. Salary is very competitive. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. See additional details, qualifications and application instructions.
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