The Carnegie Middle East Center in Beirut is seeking a full-time Research Assistant for 1 year starting November 2010.
Responsibilities will include assisting scholars in their research on political economy issues by collecting and organizing statistical data, searching and analyzing literature from books articles, and specialized websites, interviewing key people, reviewing and editing papers. He/she would also help with events organization and contribute to the development of the center’s database.
Requirements: Master (graduate) in Economics or any related field; 2 years of Research Experience on Middle East Economic issues; native level of Arabic and fluency in English and French; excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Internet Explorer, Outlook.
Candidates must have good analytical and organizational skills; be able to meet deadlines and work under pressure. Knowledge of the political economy issues of the Middle East and North Africa will be a valuable asset.
You can apply by sending your cover letter and resume to: HR@carnegie-mec.org