Research Assistant - USAID


Project Title Research Assistant - USAID
Project Summary USAID’s Center for Faith-Based and Community Initiatives (CFBCI) leverages the work of faith-based and community organizations to further the Agency’s mission. [note: Ruthie Gopin is assigned to this project.]
Country United States
Agency Agency for International Development
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

Interns to provide research support to specific projects of the CFBCI. Duties may include fact-checking documents, writing communications for publication, developing briefing materials, assisting with planning and implementation of current projects/initiatives, and other tasks as assigned. A primary research project for this internship will identify women’s organizations within religious communities in developing countries. Specific areas of focus for this research include profiles of organizations, their leadership and membership, their work in development, global health and humanitarian assistance.

Desired Skills Interests
Skill
News Analysis
Fact Checking
strong research, writing and organization skills
knowledge of global health and humanitarian assistance
experience writing briefs
Additional Information

Ideal applicants will possess a strong work ethic, ability to meet deadlines and the ability to communicate over distance. Familiarity with USAID’s priority areas is helpful, but not required.