Call for Student Research Assistants

The National Security Institute at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School is now accepting student research assistant applications.

NSI serves as a platform for research, teaching, scholarship, and policy development that incorporates a realistic assessment of the threats facing the United States and its allies as well as an appreciation of the legal and practical challenges facing our intelligence, law enforcement, border security, and cybersecurity communities.

Student research assistants will support NSI fellows, staff, and faculty on publications and additional research projects. Research topics may include: global security, cybersecurity, intelligence, and homeland security.

Student research assistants may also provide event management and general administrative support and will be paid $12/hour.

Candidates must have a strong academic record, as well as outstanding research, writing, and analytical skills.  A demonstrated familiarity with defense, national security, and international affairs is preferred.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and recent writing sample to