An independent think tank dedicated to economic progress in Atlantic Canada.

Whats New View

APEC is Hiring: Summer Research Assistant

Date: April 5, 2018

Research Assistant: Summer Student Position

Responsibilities: Economic research assistant, including data collection, analysis and report writing.

Qualifications: Current university student entering graduate economics program or third/fourth year of an undergraduate economics program. Business students with strong economics background also considered.

The applicant should have a strong Excel background, solid writing skills, be well organized and have an excellent understanding of the Atlantic Canadian economy.  Experience conducting research is a definite asset. The applicant must be a full-time student returning to university in the fall.

Duration: 35 hours per week for 14 weeks, starting April 30th.

Wage rate: $14/hour.

Deadline for submission:Wednesday, April 18th

Career Skills Development: The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC) is dedicated to the training of young researchers and economists. For many years, we have provided internships and summer employment for students. Many of these young people have gone on auspicious careers in the private sector and in government. We are particularly proud of our record in training economists for employment in provincial and federal governments.

For more information about APEC please visit our website at

To apply for this position, please submit your MERGED resume + cover letter explaining your qualifications to:

Erica Parrill
Atlantic Provinces Economic Council
5121 Sackville Street, Suite 500
Halifax, NS  B3J 1K1
Fax: (902) 429-6803

Copyright © 2018 - Atlantic Provinces Economic Council. All rights reserved.Website Design by Cossette