Internship Opportunity with Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI)


About the position

Position: Intern
Salary: $200
Location: Phnom Penh
Schedule: Ful-time
Deadline: 31 January 2022


The Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI), Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute, is seeking to recruit TWO Full-time Interns for a Six-month period to assist with research and operations at the Centre for Development Economics and Trade (CDET). 

Qualifications and requirements

  • Fresh graduates in the field of economics, development studies or international studies.
  • Basic understanding of quantitative/qualitative research methods.
  • Knowledge of emerging development and policy issues, that of regional or global trends is an advantage.
  • Good communication skills in Khmer and English, both oral and written. Positive attitudes, commitment to excellence, and ability to work in a team and independently.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office applications (e.g., Words, Excel, Outlook etc.), and preferably other data analysis packages (e.g., Stata or SPSS).  
  • Willingness to undertake a variety of duties including administrative and logistical tasks as required by the centre director and/or by researchers.
  • Commitment to work in this position for a minimum of six months.


  • Participate in CDRI’s mentorship, professional development training program, and other research events such as research workshop, seminar and webinar.
  • Have access to useful resources for research.
  • Be a part of a highly dynamic and innovative team.
  • Have opportunities to establish connection with CDRI’s local and foreign research partners and universities.
  • A monthly stipend of USD200.

Application Information

Interested applicants are invited to submit Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter stating motivation and qualification to HR and Administration Department of CDRI via hr@cdri.org.kh or hard copy to CDRI # 56, St 315, Tuol Kork, Phnom Penh. 

Female applicants and applicants with disability are particularly encouraged to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

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