Europe Research Center

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Europe Research Center (Harvard Business School)

Research Assistant

Europe Research Center

Paris, France


The Europe Research Center of a major US Business School seeks a Research Assistant to participate in research projects and company case studies in all disciplines of management throughout Europe. This position is based in Paris, France, with occasional project-related travel mainly in Europe.


You hold a degree in management or economics from a business school/university and have prior professional experience, preferably international. You demonstrate a deep interest in conducting research on business and management issues in various European countries and industries; and are able to synthesize and think analytically.

You are fully fluent in English, with excellent English writing skills. Good knowledge of French language is required; a third European language is an advantage. Excellent computer skills are expected.

The position requires individuals to work both independently and as part of a small, highly integrated European research team. Research assistants must demonstrate ability to work with multiple parties and manage competing priorities, meet deadlines, and follow through on projects. Strong attention to detail, sensitivity to confidential information, initiative, flexibility, interpersonal skills, and professionalism are essential.

This full-time position cannot be reconciled with simultaneous PhD research or teaching assignments.

Please send your CV and motivation letter, in both English and French, by 29 October 2021 to: [email protected].

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