Research Assistant

Organization Summary: 

OEF is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization with a vision of developing effective systems of global governance to achieve a world beyond war, leading to our tagline “Peace Through Governance.” Central to OEF’s mission is partnering closely with the business community. As an operating foundation, OEF focuses on both researching and developing ideas, and implementing those ideas in practical projects. On the research side, OEF has a mandate to develop expertise in global governance and its relationship to armed conflict, with the goal of contributing both to academic understanding and practical implementations designed to reduce conflict.

Job Type: Hourly, Full-time, Non-exempt

Primary Role: 

The Research Assistant provides research support to the OEF Research team, a program of one Earth Future, as well as other OEF programs Activities include conducting reviews of previously published research, collecting new data for research projects, entering, compiling and assisting with analysis of qualitative and quantitative data, maintaining records, and contributing to the authorship of OEF reports and external publications. The Research Assistant is responsible for completing assignments in a timely fashion and being a productive member of the Research Team. The Research Assistant reports to the Associate Director of OEF Research, and works under the supervision of senior OEF Research staff members.

Reports To

Associate Director, OEF Research