AidData is currently seeking qualified applicants for a Policy Specialist, based in Williamsburg, VA. The position will lead a wide variety of projects in AidData's Sustainable Development Intelligence (SDI) program, and offers a unique opportunity to work on cutting edge applied research with an aim impact on the decision making of major policy stakeholders across the Global South. Major potential focus areas include global health, extractives industries, vulnerable populations and operationalizing sustainable development goals at the domestic level. Position will be responsible for: 1) improving uptake of AidData’s data and research by the policy and development community through research summaries, policy briefs, articles, and blog posts; 2) leading and managing projects/engagements with a multitude of stakeholders/partners; and 3) collaborating on new research proposals, project design, implementation and monitoring, data management, report writing and dissemination and policy outreach.
This position is located at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. This is a full-time position, and salary is commensurate with experience up to $50,000.