ADB seeks to engage a student interested in international development, on a voluntary part-time or full-time basis. The associate will gain close insight into the work of a major international development organization, work collaboratively with experienced professionals, gain a deeper understanding of development finance; and contribute to ADB's work through research and support of public relations activities.
ADB welcomes motivated, open-minded and self-directed students to apply. The student associate program is a research-oriented learning opportunity for graduate students to research thematic and development issues and to network with representatives from other international organizations in the Washington, D.C. area.
- Must be enrolled in a Master's- or PhD-level program at a school in the United States or Canada, both prior to and after the internship assignment;
- Must be engaged in academic study in a field directly related to ADB's work;
- Must be a United States or Canadian national. ADB is unfortunately unable to sponsor this work;
- Must be familiar with using social media tools;
- Must possess an excellent command of English, both orally and written; and
- Should have relevant professional experience.
Please apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to Michael Reyes at email@example.com by June 30, 2014. Indicate in your cover letter the university and program you are enrolled in including expected graduation date, and what days and times you would be available to work. More information about ADB's work can be found at: www.adb.org/naro.