Position Summary

Works with senior research staff to research and produce policy statements, briefs, and reports. Supports senior research staff in scheduling, planning and conducting meetings with CED Members and other stakeholders.


  • Conducts literature reviews and other background research under the direction of senior research staff in support of CED’s research products
  • Synthesizes and summarizes findings of literature reviews for senior research staff
  • In some instances, an RA may outline or draft portions of CED research products under the supervision of senior research staff
  • Other duties as required

Publication and Outreach

  • Plays a major role in the publication of CED statements, briefs, and reports
  • Prepares documents for distribution to outside audiences, including proofreading, editing and sourcing of citations; conducts detailed reviews of galley proofs of final reports
  • Prepares and distributes periodic electronic newsletters and blog posts
  • Other duties as required


  • Prepares mailings to external audiences in collaboration with other CED staff
  • Assists in scheduling, planning, and conducting CED meetings and events
  • Other duties as required

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