FHI360 Research Intern - Part-time in Washington, District Of Columbia


Serve as an intern supporting projects within the Global Health Population and Nutrition Group. The intern will primarily be responsible for conducting research and literature reviews, coordinating and drafting technical products such as blogs, powerpoint presentations, case studies, reports, and manuscripts. They will also provide administrative and logistical support for activities (and ensuring activities are completed in accordance with FHI 360 regulations). The intern will work 24 hours/week.

Job Summary / Responsibilities:

  • Conduct literature reviews and background research for project products and reports

  • Summarize findings from literature reviews, research, and presentations for consumption and inclusion in program deliverables

  • Assist in the preparation and production of project products, reports, presentations, manuscripts and other documents

  • Assist technical staff with other technical tasks as assigned


  • Education: At minimum, completed a Bachelor’s degree; Completed or enrolled in Masters of Public Health program highly desirable.

  • Interest and experience in global health research

  • Excellent organizational skills and demonstrated ability to manage details

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Familiarity with basic statistical analysis, including STATA and SPSS software

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with a wide range of personalities

  • Articulate and professional and able to communicate in a clear, positive fashion with clients and staff.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.

  • Prior work experience in a non- governmental organization (NGO) or other professional office setting preferred.

  • Energetic and collaborative team player.

  • Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.

This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.FHI 360 fosters the strength and health of its workforce through a competitive benefits package, professional development and policies and programs that support healthy work/life balance. Join our global workforce to make a positive difference for others — and yourself.

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