Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy & Finance (JRCPPF) Macrofinance Research Assistant

Position Description

The Macro Finance Lab (MFL) at Princeton’s Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy & Finance (JRCPPF) is dedicated to the study of the connections between finance and the macroeconomy. The research assistant will help with preparing a book manuscript, including background research, organizing data and citations, and proofreading. The research assistant may also help with another project collecting and analyzing data on financial flows related to global climate finance.


Apply By April 22nd 11:59 PM EDT.


Internship Position

Macrofinance Research Assistant 


Maximum Number of Positions



Supervising Mentors

Pallavi Nuka, Associate Director, JRCPPF


Skills You Will Need to Begin This Position

  • Strong writing skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent proofreading skills
  • Knowledge of citation guidelines
  • Excel/spreadsheet skills


Skills You Will Develop

  • Knowledge of LaTex
  • Data cleaning and analysis in Excel/Tableau/Stata


Careers Related to This Internship

  • Policy research and writing
  • Academic research


Materials Needed to Apply

  1. An introductory/cover letter about why you are excited about this particular opportunity, the skills and knowledge you can contribute, and an example(s) of when you used or learned those skills.
  2. Candidates should include a resume and a list of classes taken. 
  3. Candidates selected as finalists should be available for a brief conversation via Zoom.

Apply By April 22nd 11:59 PM EDT.


Contact Information 

Should you have questions or concerns about this internship, please reach out to Pallavi Nuka.