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PSSI is looking for a Research Assistant

25.11.2015

PSSI is looking for a Research Assistant with demonstrable interest in Russian or Eurasian affairs to support its activities.

The internship will primarily involve monitoring of current events in Russian politics, economics and foreign policy. The intern will also be expected to interact extensively with PSSI Staff and provide research and administrative support as assigned.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills/ capabilities:

  • Proven interest in Russia or Eurasia
  • Excellent writing and research skills
  • Superb organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in Czech and English. Knowledge of Russian is preferable but not mandatory

This is an excellent chance to gain insight and direct exposure into one of the leading Central European think tanks. You will also benefit from unparalleled access to a wide range of PSSI events.

On completion of the internship, you will receive a letter of reccomendation and become a part of PSSI Alumni. Please note that the internship is an unpaid position. It is for a period of three months on a part time basis, starting in early January 2016.

To apply, please send a covering letter, CV and a writing sample on an international relations/ current affairs topic (max. 600 words) to tomasek@pssi.cz by December 6.

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