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Research Assistant (Special Projects)

Closing date
16 Jan 2024

Job Description

IPS is looking to hire a Research Assistant (Special Projects) with economics or business background to support the S R Nathan Fellowship. Main tasks include providing research and administrative support to the S R Nathan Fellow and the IPS Public Affairs team. 

The Research Assistant will also have the opportunity to work on the editing of commentaries for mainstream media and IPS Commons, planning of podcasts, newsletters well as be closely involved in supporting the Institute’s public communications work, via traditional and new media. 

Job Requirements

  • He or she should be intellectually and socially curious, media-savvy, meticulous about accuracy and able to write concise and compelling copy on deadline. 
  • He or she should be resourceful and street-smart in getting things done, and an interest in Singapore public policy issues and politics.


The candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree, ideally in Economics or Business to support the new S R Nathan Fellow. Journalistic experience and proficiency in digital media will be an advantage.

Field of Study

  • Economics
  • International Business
  • International Relations and Affairs

More Information

Location: Bukit Timah Campus
Organization: Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Department : Institute of Policy Studies
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID : 20997

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