OPPAGA is an ideal setting for gaining hands-on experience in policy analysis and working on a wide range of issues of interest to the Florida Legislature. OPPAGA provides an opportunity to work in a legislative policy research offices with a highly qualified, multidisciplinary staff that includes public administrators, social scientists, accountants, MBA graduates, and others.
Graduate assistants work side-by-side with our professional staff on research projects. Mentoring and professional development opportunities are part of the work experience.
Students enrolled in a research-oriented graduate level program are encouraged to apply.
Academic year part-time paid positions work for 25 hours per week on a schedule that is mutually acceptable to the student and the office.
OPPAGA is now accepting applications for a full-time summer graduate research assistant. Click here for information on the responsibilities, criteria for employment, and the application process. The deadline for applications is March 21, 2014.
If you are interested in an OPPAGA graduate student position, click to apply.
Recent graduates are encouraged to learn more about our professional, entry-level legislative policy analyst position.