Research and Writing Assistant to AEI President Robert Doar

American Enterprise Institute

Washington, District of Columbia

Date Posted June 10, 2021
Industry Academia, Government, Nonprofit
Specialty Politics
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Are you passionate about promoting free enterprise, individual liberty and opportunity for all?  Are you enthusiastic about using facts and empirical data to advance AEI’s mission and commitment to academic freedom? If you have a demonstrated interest in public policy, and specifically how innovative social and economic solutions can impact low-income Americans, join AEI as the next Research and Writing Assistant for President and Morgridge Scholar, Robert Doar.


As the Research and Writing Assistant for the President, you will focus extensively on research and writing about economic mobility, poverty studies, safety-net programs and welfare reform. You will also work with the President’s team in providing executive-level support to ensure maximum output and top-notch results. 


This is a great opportunity if you are fueled by intellectual curiosity and have exceptional writing skills, in addition to meticulous attention to detail and organizational skills. You will join a high-performing executive team, and institution, that is integral to today’s public policy discussion.


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Interested candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, academic transcript(s) and 500-word writing sample with their online application at