Monthly Archives: January 2018

New research assistant / researcher position

AidGrade is hiring for a full-time research assistant / researcher. AidGrade is a non-profit research institute that focuses on generating and synthesizing evidence in international development. Recently, it has focused on using natural language processing to facilitate meta-analysis, collecting prior beliefs about the impacts of various programs, and research relating to how evidence is interpreted and used.

The research assistant will work closely with Dr. Eva Vivalt, assistant professor at the Australian National University, on several projects relating to prior beliefs and belief updating. Responsibilities will include survey design, data analysis, and a small amount of grantwriting. Experience with impact evaluations and some graduate study is desired. Co-authorship may be available for some projects depending on the research assistant’s level of engagement. It is possible to work remotely, and salary will be commensurate with experience.

Please apply by Jan. 31 by submitting a CV and cover letter to