Student Assistant (SA) Opportunity for AIT students

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1. Background

1.1. Funder: UKRI (The United Kingdom Research and Innovation)
1.2. Scheme: GCRF (Global Challenges Research Fund)
1.3. Project: Trade Hub (Trade, Development, and the Environment Hub)
1.4. Lead: UNEP-WCMC (The UN Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre)
1.5. Objective: To achieve sustainable trade of agricultural and wildlife products
1.6. Target countries: Indonesia, China, Brazil, Tanzania, R Congo, DR Congo, Cameroon, Gabon.
1.7. Role of AIT: MEL (Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning)

2. Team

Co-investigators: Sylvia Szabo, Takuji W. Tsusaka
Research Fellow: Brighton Nhau

3. Role of SA

To assist Research Fellow with his work related to MEL and other project activities in general on a part-time basis.

4. Qualifications

  • Current AIT students enrolled in Master or Ph.D programs.
  • Mainly residing in Thailand.
  • At least two years of full-time work experience.
  • Good command of English (IELTS 6.5 or above).

5. Remuneration

  • Rate (as per AIT regulations): Master student: B150/hour; Ph.D student: B250/hour
  • Maximum hours of work allowed (as per AIT regulations): Master student: 40 hours/month during the semester, 60 hours/month during the intersemester. Ph.D student: 60 hours/month during the semester, 80 hours/month during the intersemester. The workload depends on the student’s availability and the project demand. To be decided with discussions.

6. Additional advantages

Can enrich your CV through

  • Gaining knowledge in MEL.
  • Gaining experience in a global multinational project.
  • An opportunity to be coauthored in publications.

7. How to Apply

  • Fill the application form and send it to sylviaszabo[at] and takuji[at]
  • Deadline: 15th June 2020
  • There will be a selection process. Not all applicants will be selected.

Download Application Form