Research Assistant Internship
The Center for Regional Economic Competitiveness (CREC), is an independent, 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization founded to provide local, regional, state, and federal policy-makers with the resources and technical assistance needed to formulate and execute innovative, regional, job-creating economic strategies.
CREC is seeking an intern to assist with our research and consulting activities this Summer 2019. This is a paid internship in Arlington, Virginia, for candidates with an interest in economic development and public policy.
Our primary public service goal is to help regions compete. Through our network of partnerships, we continually work to further regional economic competitiveness in rural and metropolitan communities. Our work emphasizes the importance of data in evidence-based public policy. CREC conducts research, provides technical assistance, offers expert advice, provides training, and offers leadership to practitioners and policymakers in the economic development, workforce development and higher education fields.
Pay Rate: $15 – $18 per hour, based on experience.
Job responsibilities will include:
A successful candidate will:
Summer applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Please submit a resume and cover letter to Allison Forbes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CREC is an equal opportunity employer.