The IRP is excited to announce that it has hired eleven J-School students to work as research assistants for the fall 2020 semester. They are: Jesse Bedayn (’21), Brian Howey (’22), Subuk Hasnain (’22), Daniel Lempres (’21), Julia Kane (’21), Bashirah Mack (’22), Anne Marshall-Chalmers (’22), Steven Rascon (’22), Daniel Roman (’21), Arijit Sen (’22) and Melissa Perez Winder (’22). In addition, Brett Simpson (’21) is our graduate student researcher for the 2020-21 academic year.
All 12 students are working up to 10 hours per week on groundbreaking, high-impact investigative reporting projects under the supervision of IRP reporters and editors.
Thanks to all of you who applied for these positions. We received several dozen applications, so it was a highly competitive selection process. We’ll be accepting applications for the spring semester research assistant positions in January 2021.