Jobs & Opportunities

Events Assistant (Temporary)
The Center for International Development (CID) at Harvard is looking for a temporary Events Assistant to start working immediately with our Events & Outreach team. The position begins with a three-month part-time assignment and increases to full-time for three-months on February 1st. Compensation is commensurate with experience.

Priorities include the planning and execution of CID’s annual Global Empowerment Meeting taking place at Harvard on April 27-28, 2020. Tasks and responsibilities include managing spreadsheets and agendas, and development of events and outreach materials. If you are an energetic self-starter with a background in communications, international development or business, this opportunity is for you! If you are interested in the details, please email Katya Gonzalez-Willette.

Finance and Operations Associate
Two of CID's programs, Building State Capability (BSC) and the Growth Lab (GL), have an immediate opening for a Finance and Operations Assistant. Under the direction of the Associate Director of Finance and Operations, this role will provide a range of financial and administrative support and will serve as a liaison to faculty, fellows, and staff members. [More]

Director of Strategic Engagement and Development
CID has an immediate opening for a Director of Strategic Engagement and Development to support the Center Director. The role is an extremely exciting opportunity to help grow Harvard’s premier international development research center to further its vision of deploying the best talent available at Harvard and beyond to work on the most pressing problems facing the world today. [More]

Research Fellows
Sorry, we are no longer accepting applications for Research Fellows to join the Growth Lab. If you would like more information on this or any other future opportunities, please feel free to reach out to Andrea Hayes

Pre and Postdoctoral Fellowships (Non-Stipendiary only)
The Center for International Development accepts applications on a rolling basis for Pre or Postdoctoral Fellows who are interested in conducting research in the areas of economic development, growth, macroeconomics and trade as part of the Growth Lab. The Pre or Postdoctoral Fellows will conduct independent research, while contributing to the vibrant community of Growth Lab fellows. The Fellows will also have the opportunity to contribute to applications of the research in the policy arena. [More]