Title: Senior Policy Analyst and Economist, Asia
Reports to: Director, Asian Studies Center
Job Summary: The Senior Policy Analyst and Economist, Asia develops policy papers, opinion pieces and reports by conducting independent research on an agreed upon research agenda, authoring written products, specifically on Asia or China related public policy issues. Takes initiative to explore new areas, products and contacts within the assigned portfolio. The portfolio encompasses issue areas related to the economies of Asia, particularly China’s, and American policy regarding them. Participates in, and leads teams in, cross-departmental research areas, to include international trade, climate change policy, export-controls, and regulation of inbound investment. Conducts public programs, and maintains a network of contacts in assigned research areas.
Experience: 5 - 8 years of experience in public policy research; strong body of public policy publications
Communication: Good public speaker and thoroughly competent writer
Achievement: Significant contributions to the public policy debate
Technology: MS Office and Outlook