Princeton Institute for International & Regional Studies Global Systemic Risk Research Assistant

Position Description


The Global Systemic Risk project analyses the flows associated with globalization. A major part of this effort will be the preparation of two book manuscripts for publication in 2023. Students may be asked to assist in manuscript preparation and follow up research. Students could also opt to research various data sources for flows of trade, money, people, etc. Finally, students may follow up on their own interests in globalization by focusing on one domain (banking, trade, etc) and producing data on these flows.


Apply By May 5th 11:59 PM EDT.


Internship Position

Research Assistant


Maximum Number of Positions



Supervising Mentor

Dr. Miguel Centeno, Musgrave Professor of Sociology and Executive Vice Dean of the School for Public & International Affairs


Skills You Will Develop

  • Excel/Spreadsheet Skills


Careers Related to This Internship

  • Academia & Scholarly Research


Materials Needed to Apply

  1. An introductory letter, articulating why select experiences from your past and your current vision for your future make you and this internship a good fit
  2. Candidates selected as finalists should be available for a brief conversation via Zoom.

Apply By May 5th 11:59 PM EDT.


Contact Information 

Should you have questions or concerns about this internship, please reach out to Dr. Miguel Centeno.