Research Institute, Center and Lab Opportunities

Berger Institute

Takes a multi-level approach in investigating individual, social and contextural predictors of development and well-being; educates students, scholars, lawmakers, and the community about a wide range of social issues.

For more information, contact Courtney.Chan@ClaremontMcKenna.edu or visit BergerInstitute.org.


Part-time positions at the Berger Institute
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Office Assistant September 20, 2019 CMC Freshman, sophomore, junior
Volunteer Research Assistant September 20, 2019 5C Sophomore, junior

 

Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Provides resources for faculty and student research on topics related to innovation and entrepreneurship: supports curricular/co-curricular programming, including workshops, networking events, speakers, and internship programs.

For more information, contact Theodora.Coulis@ClaremontMcKenna.edu / Ron.LaPierre@cmc.edu or visit CIE.CMC.edu.


Part-time positions at the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
CIE Research Analyst September 21, 2019 Any 5C student
CIE Fellows Certificate Program September 27, 2019 5C Freshman, sophomore, junior
Montgomery Student Manager Not yet available; Spring 2020 5C Freshman, sophomore, junior
Venture Development Manager Not yet available; Spring 2020 5C Freshman, sophomore, junior
Marketing Manager Not yet available; Spring 2020 5C Freshman, sophomore, junior
Events Manager Not yet available; Spring 2020 5C Freshman, sophomore, junior
Strategic Initiatives Manager Not yet available; Spring 2020 5C Freshman, sophomore, junior
Website/Social Media Manager Not yet available; Spring 2020 5C Freshman, sophomore, junior

 

Financial Economics Institute

Provides unique research, curricular and extracurricular opportunities engaging the Claremont Colleges in both the theory and practice of financial economics through: (1) support of collaborative, advanced student/faculty research in financial economics and overlapping disciplines, (2) oversight of the Financial Economics Sequence, and (3) sponsorship of activities for the broader community, including oversight of the Student Investment Fund, provision of databases, space and hardware for multiple purposes, and support for conferences, workshops, internships, networking trips and other events.

For more information, contact: Nancy.Faust@ClaremontMcKenna.edu or visit Financial-Economics-Institute.org.


Part-time positions at the Financial Economics Institute
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
FEI Research Analysts 2nd week of the fall semester CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
FEI Bloomberg Tutor 2nd week of the fall semester CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
FEI Cap IQ Tutor 2nd week of the fall semester CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
FEI Excel Tutor 2nd week of the fall semester CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
FEI Python Tutor 2nd week of the fall semester CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
FEI Stata Tutor 2nd week of the fall semester CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
FEI Web Editor 2nd week of the fall semester CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
FEI Summer Research Analyst Internships Mid-March CMC Econ - Econ/Accounting majors
BMGI/Michael Larson Asset Management Fellowships Mid-March Sophomore & juniors interested in a career in asset or investment management

 

Gould Center for Humanistic Studies

Promotes the study of humanities at CMC by providing opportunities for research, study, and experiences in literature, history, philosophy, religious studies, art and other areas of humanistic inquiry.

For more information, contact: Janna.Shwaiko@cmc.edu or visit CMC.edu/Gould.


Part-time positions at the Gould Center
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Gould Center Student Advisory Board September 13, 2019 at 5 PM CMC Humanities majors/prospective majors of all years
Humanities Labs Research Assistants September 13, 2019 at 5 PM CMC Humanities majors/prospective majors of all years
Research Assistants Ongoing CMC Humanities majors/prospective majors of all years
Sponsored Summer Internship Early March CMC Sophomores, juniors, preference to Humanities majors
Creative Works Fellowships Early March CMC Sophomores, juniors, preference to Humanities majors
Student Managers April CMC Sophomores, juniors, majoring in Humanities

 

Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies

Supports the study of critical issues in world affairs sponsoring lecture series, fellowships, visiting scholars, research associates, conferences, publication of research monographs, and student internships.

For more information, contact: Geraldine.Han@cmc.edu or visit CMCKeckCenter.org.


Part-time positions at the Keck Center
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Research Assistant Mon, September 23, 2019 CMC Sophomore, junior, and senior
Keck Center Fellows Fri, September 27, 2019 by 4 PM CMC Freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior
International Journal Lab Fellows Fri, February 21, 2020 by 4 PM CMC Freshman, sophomore, and junior

 

Kravis Lab for Social Impact

The Kravis Lab for Social Impact is a resource for students, faculty, and other members of the CMC community who are interested in improving the lives of people around the globe. Through creativity, collaboration, and courage, students at the Kravis Lab affect positive, sustainable social impact.

For more information, contact: Lidia.Romero@cmc.edu or visit https://kravislab.cmc.edu.


Part-time positions at Kravis Lab for Social Impact
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Program Assistant Sept 22 by midnight via Handshake CMC Freshman, sophomore, and junior
Community Impact Research Assistant Sept 22 by midnight via Handshake CMC Freshman, sophomore, and junior

 

Kravis Leadership Institute

Focuses on the promotion and understanding of responsible, innovative leadership and to provide unique opportunities for CMC students to develop as outstanding real world leaders in the public, private and social sectors.

For more information, contact: Marilyn.Pierce@cmc.edu or visit KravisLeadershipInstitute.org.


Part-time positions at Kravis Leadership Institute
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
SOURCE Associate Consultant September 14, 2019 by 2 PM Must be CMC student
Institute Assistant September 15, 2019 by 11:59 PM Must be CMC freshman
Research Assistant September 15, 2019 by 11:59 PM Must be CMC student

 

Lowe Institute of Political Economy

Advances research in all areas of economics with an emphasis on public policy and faculty-student collaboration.

For more information, contact: Kelly.Alexander@cmc.edu or visit CMC.edu/Lowe.


Part-time positions at Lowe Institute of Political Economy
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Research Assistant Wednesday, September 11, 2019 5C Sophomore, junior, senior
Baker Lowe Scholar Fellowship Friday, October 25, 2019 CMC Sophomore, junior
Robert M. Weekley Summer Internship Program Early March CMC Freshman, sophomore, junior

 

Mgrublian Center for Human Rights

Instills in students an understanding of human rights as central to moral conduct and ethical decisions in their personal lives, in their careers and in the public arena; promotes human rights through public advocacy, service and education; provides practical experience through internships, task forces and research; and advances scholarship in human rights, the Holocaust and genocide studies.

For more information, contact: Kirsti.Zitar@cmc.edu or visit cmc.edu/Human-Rights.


Part-time positions at Mgrublian Center for Human Rights
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Student Assistants September 20, 2019 CMC Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors
Volunteer Task Forces (Amnesty Intl. and others) Ongoing 5C Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors
Research Fellows September 27, 2019 CMC Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors
Summer Internships First week of March CMC Freshmen, sophomores, juniors
Post-Graduate Fellowships First week of February CMC Graduating Seniors

 

Roberts Environmental Center

Involves students in real-world environmental issues and trains them to analyze the issues from as broad a perspective as possible, taking science, economics, and policy into consideration.

For more information, contact: Kristin.Miller@cmc.edu or visit REC.cmc.edu


Part-time positions at Roberts Environmental Center
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Student Analyst September 11, 2019 by midnight 5C Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors
Student Manager September 11, 2019 by midnight 5C Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors

 

Rose Institute of State and Local Government

Enhances the education of students at CMC, produces high quality research, and promotes public understanding on issues of state and local government, politics and policy, with an emphasis on California.

For more information, contact: Marionette.Moore@cmc.edu or visit RoseInstitute.org


Positions at Rose Institute of State and Local Government
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Rose Institute Research Assistant September 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM 5C Freshmen, sophomores
Rose Institute Summer Fellowship Before the end of Spring semester CMC Freshmen, sophomores, juniors (internship in state and local government)
Rose Institute-Townsend Sacramento Fellowship Before the end of Spring semester CMC Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors (internship in Sacramento area only; preference to Rose students)

 

Salvatori Center for Individual Freedom

Engages in the study of American Constitutionalism, the American Founding and political philosophy as it relates to liberal democracy.

For more information, contact: Jennifer.Valdez@cmc.edu at SalvatoriCenter.org.


Positions at Salvatori Institute for Individual Freedom
Student Opportunities Deadline Eligibility
Salvatori Research Assistant Variable 5C Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors
Harrison Fellows 2nd Monday in October CMC Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors
Sponsored Summer Internships Early Spring semester Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors