Graduate Assistant

The State University of New York (SUNY), Rockefeller Institute of Government is seeking a graduate student for up to 20 hours per week, beginning in December, 2018.


Graduate assistant will aid in conducting and facilitating research including: setting up interviews, conducting interviews, transcribing interviews, and analyzing interview and secondary data. Student will assist in writing presentation of papers, blogs, and other research output.

Functional Relationship

Student will work with the research team at the Rockefeller Institute of Government, outside agencies and the public-at-large.


Student will report to the director for policy and research at the Rockefeller Institute of Government.

Minimum Qualifications

Enrolled in a graduate degree-granting program at SUNY Albany for full-time student status.

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced ability with data analysis and data management. Excellent writing, organizational, interpersonal and research skills. Demonstrated experience in necessary research methods.


$15-$17 per hour for up to 20 hours per week.


Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to [email protected]