RESEARCH FELLOW, PERRY WORLD HOUSE

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Feb 11, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Recent Penn graduates who have demonstrated strong interests in global affairs are invited to apply for a position that will provide them with the opportunity to engage on global public policy issues and support the intellectual life of Perry World House, Penn s new hub for international policy research and global engagement. The Fellow will have the opportunity to engage in the work of Perry World House s Global Innovation Program (GIP) by conducting policy-relevant research, helping prepare various types of intellectual output, and identifying ways to connect GIP's work with appropriate policy circles. This will also include managing Perry World House social media development and outreach. The fellow will also play a critical role in designing and managing the World House Student Fellows Program, in addition to general office support and support for Distinguished Visiting Fellows and Scholars.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Candidate should have a strong interest in global affairs and preferably have internships or travel abroad experience. Candidate should also have strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office with expertise in Excel, PowerPoint and Word; knowledge of international politics; excellent writing, proofreading, and editing skills.

Reference Number: 62-25006

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Non-Exempt

Org: Perry World House

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: X-Secretarial/Administrative