Development Economics Research Communications Intern (Fall 2021)
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This internship will allow a candidate with a strong background in economics as well as research, writing, and communications skills the opportunity to gather and synthesize information to be used in articles directed toward the public (via op-eds and blogs), academic audiences (research summaries), and policymakers (policy briefs). Interns are able to hone their writing and editing skills and author original articles. The goal is to convey research insights for policy to improve lives in developing countries.
This position will support a wide range of communications activities related to economics and policy research, including writing and editing, website building, event planning, researching contacts, and working in multimedia platforms. Interns will also have the opportunity to attend regular lab meetings and work with faculty and fellows on the team. This is a dynamic research portfolio which allows for creativity and growth, and tasks may change as the agenda develops.
The intern will also support a wide range of archival and communications activities related to a project documenting the Economic Growth Center’s history and how it contributed to trends in development economics: organizing digital reproductions of historical materials, conducting interviews, and contributing to original articles through both research and writing.
Production Intern, Yale Development Dialogues (AY 2021-2022)
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This internship will allow a candidate to assist in all aspects of the production of a series of virtual events, the Yale Development Dialogues. The position will involve event planning and production, social media outreach and engagement, writing and editing text and video, and other multimedia production, including work on the website. This internship will allow a candidate with media experience and strong writing and communications skills the opportunity to work with Yale faculty and influential thinkers on issues of international development and help expand the reach of an important series.
The Production Intern will be employed by the EGC and work in collaboration with the other centers that produce the series.