Student Employment

The ARC is currently hiring HKS Peer Tutors for API-101 and API-201. 

Deadline to apply: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 by 11:59pm (EST)

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Did you earn an A or A- in API-101 and/or API-201? Do you want to earn some extra money while helping your peers to be successful at HKS? If so, we have a great opportunity for you!

The ARC is partnering with the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) to provide tutoring to first year MPP students in API-101 and API-201. All tutoring will be done virtually via Zoom and you set the schedule with your assigned tutee(s). Tutors are paid $19 per hour. While pairings typically do not occur until mid-October after the midterm exams, we would like to ensure that we have a full roster of tutors so that we can match students right away.

Eligible applicants will be contacted to set up an interview with ARC peer tutoring staff.

Eligibility for HKS Peer Tutoring:
  • Have earned an A- or better in Resources, Incentives, and Choices I: Markets and Market Failures (API-101, 4 credits) and/or Quantitative Analysis and Empirical Methods (API-201, 4 credits).
  • Must currently be a registered, degree-seeking student at the Harvard Kennedy School. No other students will be eligible for this position.
Additional qualifications:
  • Strong interest in helping other students academically.
  • Enthusiasm for subject/courses that you'd like to share with others.
  • Sensitivity towards others' difficulties with their coursework.
Have a question? Send us an email!


Additional employment opportunities

The ARC may also posts openings for office administrative work on the Student Employment Office Jobs Database