Student Research Assistant Application

Student Research Assistant Application

Build your portfolio as a research assistant at the Shorenstein Center.

Research Assistant for a Shorenstein Fellow: Work one-on-one with a leader in journalism assisting with library and online research, content analysis, fact-checking, literature searches, and other tasks associated with the preparation of the Fellow’s paper on a media/politics topic. Read our Fall 2015 Fellow's bios. Four positions are available.

Research Assistant for Journalist’s Resource website: Write for a dynamic policy-driven web project. Researchers pursue topics of interest, summarize content, and build an online portfolio of policy articles based on the leading scholarship. Multiple positions are available. Visit the site at

Details: Only current HKS students are eligible to apply. Research assistants receive $14/hour and are committed to work up to 10 hours per week. Multiple positions are available.

Deadline for RA Roles with Fellows: Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Journalist's Resource will continue accepting applications throughout the semester