Barazaa Associate

Title of Placement Barazaa Associate
Location   Nairobi, Kenya
Duration   Eight months
Department   Office of the Dean Research and Graduate Studies
Instituition   Aga Khan University
Project Description   Barazaa is a series of lectures to be held over the Internet - preferably over video conferencing where presenters from different parts of AKU and beyond  deliver lectures on topics for upto 45 minutes and then the session is opened up for questions and answers.
Responsibilities   ​The incumbent will be responsible for: 
  • Setting up the programme for Interactive Lecture sessions
  • Creating list of presenters for the year from within and outside of AKU
  • Hosting first few programmes from East Africa
  • Creating list of topics for lectures
  • ​Enrolment in an Undergraduate programme 
  • Good writing and editing skills 
  • Proficient in MS Office and web research ​
Expected Project Outcome   A conclusive out come in the form of:
  • Lectures scheduled for next year
  • Guidelines are developed for selection of topics
  • Guest lists are created in a database form​

​The selected intern will be provided with furnished accommodations as well as a living stipend to cover minimal daily expenses. All visa processing costs will also be covered.

Please note that air travel is not covered by AKU, the students should have a minimum access to savings for the duration of this internship.

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