Resident Scholar Frederick Hess conducts research on school leadership, teacher quality, education politics, and a host of related school reform issues. Current projects include K-12 school leadership, educational entrepreneurship, the next generation of teacher evaluation, and digital learning. An intern in the education department will assist with ongoing responsibilities associated with AEI's Education Program, including research and editing, event planning, and administrative tasks. The ideal candidate will have strong research abilities, attention to detail, an interest in K-12 and higher education policy, curiosity and willingness to learn and explore the world of education policy, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to multi-task and learn and adapt to a multitude of tasks, projects and research topics. STATA and/or SAS experience is a plus.
About AEI Internships
AEI internships offer a unique opportunity for undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates to gain experience in research, writing, business, and communications at one of the nation's leading think tanks. Competitive candidates for these internships will generally possess a 3.4 GPA from a top ranking college or university.
AEI internships last a minimum of 10 weeks and interns are required to work 20-40 hours per week. AEI internships are unpaid; however, interns receive complimentary breakfast and lunch each day and a monthly transportation stipend to assist with commuting costs.