Did you study political science, international relations, security studies, international law or other relevant discipline? The European Union Institute for Security Studies is looking for an Associate Analyst in its office in Brussels! Apply now!

 

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Organization: The European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) is the Union’s agency dealing with the analysis of foreign, security and defence policy issues. The Institute was set up in January 2002 as an autonomous agency under the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) to foster a common security culture for the EU, support the elaboration and projection of its foreign policy, and enrich the strategic debate inside and outside Europe. Based in Paris, with a Liaison Office in Brussels, the EUISS is now an integral part of the new structures that underpin the further development of the CFSP/CSDP.
The Institute’s core mission is to provide analyses and fora for discussion that can be of use and relevance to the formulation of EU policy. In carrying out that mission, it also acts as an interface between European experts and decision-makers at all levels.
The Institute is funded by the EU member states according to a GNI-based formula. It is governed by a Board, chaired by the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (HR/VP), which lays down its budgetary and administrative rules and approves its work programme. The Institute team's events are intended to enhance the Union’s analytical capacity and facilitate the shaping of common approaches. They bring together EU officials, national experts, academics, decision-makers, media and civil society representatives from the EU member states, as well as the rest of the world.

 

Duty Station:  Brussels

 

Open To: Candidates with a master’s degree in political science, international relations, security studies, international law or other relevant discipline

 

Timeframe: Two years from April 2018

 

Deadline: 28 Febbraio 2018

 

Job description: The EUISS seeks to hire an Associate Analyst who will join a highly qualified and motivated team engaged in the implementation of the EU-funded project ‘EU Cyber Direct’. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to participate in research, policy support, and outreach activities undertaken in the framework of the project. The aim of the project is to promote EU engagement with strategic partners (Brazil, China, India, Japan, South Korea, and the United States) in the field of cyber diplomacy and cyber resilience, in particular through the promotion of the application of existing international law to cyberspace, norms of responsible state behaviour, and confidence-building measures.
The job may involve travel outside of the place of employment. The main responsibilities are:
- Support to research and policy analysis, in particular with regard to the identification and assessment of stakeholders and their positions on relevant issues (i.e. international law, norms and CBMs)
- Policy analysis of key issues and opportunities for EU engagement with strategic partners and development of different analytical tools to prepare the EU’s international engagement, including legal analyses, case studies and lessons learned as a basis for further dialogue and consensus-building
- Support to outreach activities, including dealing with logistical aspects of an event such as preparation and management of the events budget, preparation and diffusion of the programme, managing the event registration process, travel and accommodation arrangements for speakers and participants, as required

 

Qualifications:

- Be a national of a member state of the European Union who enjoys full rights as a citizen attested by a recent extract from judicial records and/or certificate of good conduct
- Have fulfilled any obligations imposed by national law on military service
- Be physically fit to perform the required duties
- A minimum of a master’s degree in political science, international relations, security studies, international law or other relevant discipline
- At least one year’s experience of working for a research institute, think tank, governmental or non-governmental organisation or similar in cyber-related research and/or policy support projects
- Excellent understanding of global debates related to stability in cyberspace, in particular concerning the application of existing international law to cyberspace, norms of state behaviour and confidence-building measures
- A sound knowledge of EU institutions and of the EU’s cyber-related policies, in particular familiarity with the work of the EEAS and the broader European foreign policy and external action machinery
- Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (full proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Excellent communication, interpersonal and diplomatic skills and an ability to operate in a multi-national setting
- Excellent organisational skills, ability to prioritise and multitask
- Sense of initiative
- Experience with track 1.5/2.0 processes is desired
- Knowledge of the domestic and foreign policy of China and/or India is desired
- A proven record of collaboration with EU institutions and bodies
- Excellent English writing and speaking skills; good command of another official EU language.

 

Wage:  A monthly salary of €3,500 a month, subject to national taxes and social insurance

 

Application process: All interested candidates must complete the online application form (see useful links) and attach:
- A detailed CV (with a clear indication of educational attainment and professional experience)
- A list of relevant publications and research projects, if applicable

- A cover letter addressed to the Director, outlining the reasons for the candidate’s interest in the position and the applicant’s main strengths and experience with cyber-related projects
- The names of two referees, including their institutional affiliations and contact information

 

Useful links:

Application Form

Opportunity

EUISS

 

Contact information:

Justus Lipsius Building, 175

rue de la Loi, 00-FG-14,

1048, Brussels, Belgium

Tel: +32 (0)2 231 0128



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Are you a EU, Norwegian or Icelandic citizen with a Bachelor’s Degree? REA - the Research Executive Agency in Brussels, is looking for professionals to join their team. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by: apply now!

 

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Organization/Company: The Research Executive Agency - REA - is a multicultural and dynamic body set up by the Commission in 2007, originally for implementing parts of the Seventh EU Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration activities - FP7. In 2013, the Commission extended the REA's mandate until 2024, delegating to it additional actions of Horizon 2020 – The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020) (see Useful links).

The REA manages the following parts of Horizon 2020

- “Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions” and the “FET-Open” activity under Part I – ‘Excellent Science’

- The “Space” activity of Part II – ‘Industrial Leadership’

- The objectives “Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research, and the bioeconomy”, “Inclusive, innovative and reflective societies” and “Secure society” of Part III – ‘Societal challenges’

- The specific objectives “Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation” (part IV) and “Science with and for Society” (part V) of Horizon 2020

In addition, REA manages the running projects from its FP7 mandate and it provides logistical and administrative support services to all services managing Horizon 2020. These services include legal and financial validation of project participants, contracting and paying all expert evaluators, managing the Horizon 2020 evaluation platform and the Research Enquiry Service. The operational budget managed by the REA increases from € 1.6 billion per year in 2016 to €2.4 billion in 2020. The agency works very closely with the services of the European Commission and it is supervised by a Steering Committee composed by representatives of the parent DGs.

 

Duty Station: Brussels

 

Open To: EU, Norwegian and Icelandic citizens with a Bachelor’s Degree

 

Timeframe: 2 years

 

Deadline: 8 March 2018

 

Job description: The main tasks of the Research Programme Administrator will be to implement the operations required by the Executive Agency to launch and conclude grant procedures for Horizon 2020. This includes organising and managing the evaluation of proposals, preparing grant agreements and monitoring projects by assessing the progress and the correct use of resources and ensuring that the work has been carried out as planned. In addition, Research Programme Administrators may be required to follow up grant agreements concluded under the previous FP7. Projects managed at the Agency are covering a wide range of scientific and technical areas such as Engineering, ICT, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and/or Space science, Biology, Environment and geoscience and/or Satellite imagery, Life sciences Human and Social science and/or Economics.

The successful candidates will work as a Research Programme Administrator performing the following tasks:  

- Prepare calls for proposals and actively inform the research and innovation constituency on funding opportunities

- Organise/contribute to the evaluation of proposals (selection of experts, logistics, consensus meetings, etc.)

- Follow-up scientific, administrative and financial aspects of research and innovation grants and amendments

- Monitor and approve the fulfilment of all contractual obligations, with the assistance of external experts (if needed) and in collaboration with the internal administrative/financial staff, including scientific, administrative and financial aspects

- Monitor the overall performance (scientific, technical, dissemination, exploitation) and the strategic impact of the projects. Support clustering of activities and dissemination of results

- When requested, coordinate tasks for a given area of the programme (distribute workload, report on the activities and maintain scoreboard, report to the Head of Sector/ Head of Unit)

- Contribute to the evaluation of the impact of programmes and provide the EC with relevant feed-back on project results to assist the EC with its role for policy development

- Contribute to the updating of relevant guidelines and tools

- Contribute to the simplification of administrative rules and procedures

Tasks include also organisation and participation in meetings, and other relevant tasks in relation to the achievement of REA/Unit mission and objectives.

 

Qualifications:

- Be a national of a Member State of the European Union, Iceland or Norway

- Enjoy full rights as a citizen

- Meet any obligations under national laws on military service

- Meet the character requirements for the duties concerned

- A level of education corresponding to at least 3 years' completed university studies attested by a diploma, followed by at least 3 years of professional experience directly related to the nature of the duties

- You must have knowledge of at least 2 official EU languages; one at minimum C1 level (thorough knowledge) and the other at minimum B2 level (satisfactory knowledge)

 

Wage: 5 247,33 EUR per month

 

Application process: In order to apply, you must create a personal account on EPSO (see Useful links) and submit your application in English via your EPSO account by means of the on-line application form, following the instructions on the EPSO website relating to the various stages of the procedure.

When completing your application form, you will be asked to confirm your eligibility for the selection and provide further information relevant to this selection procedure. You will also have to select your language 1 (one of the 24 Official EU languages) and your language 2 (English). By validating your application form you declare on your honour that you meet all the conditions mentioned under section "2. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA". Once you have validated your application form, you will no longer be able to make any changes. It is your responsibility to ensure that you complete and validate your application within the deadline.

The chosen candidates will have to take the entrance exams.

 

Useful information: The initial duration of the contract is two years and may be renewed for a further period of one year. If renewed for a second time, the contract becomes a contract for an indefinite period, subject to any limitations on the executive agency's life time. Temporary staff must demonstrate before their first promotion after recruitment the ability to work in a third official language of the EU.

 

Useful links:

Link to the offer

Call for expressions of interest

EPSO website

REA - Research Executive Agency

Horizon 2020

 

Contact information:

- EPSO accessibility

Avenue de Cortenbergh/Kortenberglaan 25

1049 Bruxelles/Brussel

BELGIQUE/BELGIË

fax: +32 2 299 80 81

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The EUISS seeks to hire an Events and Communication Assistant who will join a highly qualified and motivated team engaged in providing relevant expertise to both EU/national officials and the wider public – through publications, seminars and other activities. Apply now!

 

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Organization: The European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) was set up in January 2002 as an autonomous agency under the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) to foster a common security culture for the EU, support the elaboration and projection of its foreign policy, and enrich the strategic debate inside and outside Europe. Based in Paris, with a Liaison Office in Brussels, the EUISS is now an integral part of the new structures that underpin the further development of the CFSP/CSDP. The Institute’s core mission is to provide analyses and fora for discussion that can be of use and relevance to the formulation of EU policy. In carrying out that mission, it also acts as an interface between European experts and decision-makers at all levels. The Institute is funded by the EU member states according to a GNI-based formula. It is governed by a Board, chaired by the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (HR/VP), which lays down its budgetary and administrative rules and approves its work programme. The Political and Security Committee (PSC) exercises political supervision – without prejudice to the intellectual independence and operational autonomy of the EUISS. The Institute team's events are intended to enhance the Union’s analytical capacity and facilitate the shaping of common approaches. They bring together EU officials, national experts, academics, decision-makers, media and civil society representatives from the EU member states, as well as the rest of the world     

 

Duty Station: Paris, France

 

Open To: Graduate students

 

Timeframe: 2018/04/01

 

Deadline: 2018/02/23

 

Job description: The EUISS seeks to hire an Events and Communication Assistant who will join a highly qualified and motivated team engaged in providing relevant expertise to both EU/national officials and the wider public – through publications, seminars and other activities.

Under the supervision of the Director and/or the Head of Administration and Personnel and in close cooperation with the Analysts, the Events Assistant is responsible for dealing with all logistical aspects of an event, including:

- preparation and follow-up of the events budget

- invitations to speakers and participants

- online registration for larger events

- preparation and diffusion of the programme, list of participants, and all - other event-related documents

- travel and accommodation arrangements for speakers and participants, as required

- liaison with staff at the venue concerning catering, technical - requirements, registration of participants, etc

 

Qualifications:

- Be a national of a member state of the European Union who enjoys full rights as a citizen attested by a recent extract from judicial records and/or certificate of good conduct

- Have fulfilled any obligations imposed by national law on military service

- Be physically fit to perform the required duties

- Have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and at least three years’ experience in a similar role

- Be completely fluent in English and have a thorough knowledge of at least one other EU language

- Excellent command (both oral and written) of English. Working command of French would be a plus

- Experience of online publishing would be a plus

- Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (full proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Familiarity with Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator and other related software would be a plus

- Relevant work experience in similar positions in European institutions and/or agencies would be an advantage

 

Wage: For the wage refer to the link to the offer (useful link)  

 

Application process: All interested candidates must complete the online application form, and attach:

- A detailed CV (with a clear description of education and professional experience)

- A cover letter addressed to the EUISS Director

 

Useful links:

Link to the offer 

EUISS website 

 

Contact information:

Paris Headquarters

100, avenue de Suffren

F-75015 Paris, France

+ 33(0)156891930





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MERICS offers the opportunity to take part in a internship programme in order to apply and expand the skills acquired during studies in a dynamic working environment, contributing to independent policy-oriented research on China. Apply now!

 

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Organization: The Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) is a Stiftung Mercator initiative. Established in 2013, MERICS is a Berlin-based institute for contemporary and practical research into China that Stiftung Mercator set up as a platform for engagement with China in Germany. MERICS provides timely information and analysis on China to political and economic decision-makers as well as the media and the general public. The ascent of China as a key global player has led to a wide-ranging shift in international power, market and communication structures. This also has consequences for Germany and Europe. MERICS analyzes the political, economic, social, technological and ecological developments in China, and the corresponding global impacts. Through its research work, the institute makes developments and interrelationships visible that were previously hidden from view. It also plays an active role in the public debate on China and in shaping Germany’s relations to the PRC by providing new points of view and suggestions for decision-makers.MERICS makes findings from research on China available to the general public, provides information to decision-makers involved in politics, commerce and other areas of society and is also an important contact for the media on contemporary affairs relating to China. It intends to enable people to see China from various angles as well as augmenting the amount of expert knowledge on China available in Europe. Now employing almost 35 people, MERICS has grown into one of the largest international think tanks for policy-oriented research into and knowledge of contemporary China

 

Duty Station: Berlin

 

Open To: Graduate students

 

Timeframe: January, April, July or October

 

Deadline: Open

 

Job description: MERICS offers the opportunity to take part in a internship programme in order to apply and expand the skills acquired during their studies in a dynamic working environment, contributing to independent policy-oriented research on China. MERICS offers the opportunity for interns:

- to contribute to independent policy-oriented research on China

- to be part of a dynamic and highly dedicated team

- to apply and expand the skills you have acquired during your studies, by conducting research based on English and Chinese primary sources, performing data analysis and writing short reports, as well as assisting in preparing events and presentations

 

Qualifications: MERICS requires:

- studies in Political Science, Sociology, Economics, or Area Studies with a relevant focus on Asia and/or China

- good knowledge of the political and economic system of the People’s Republic of China

- a very good command of written and spoken English and good Chinese language skills: working knowledge of German would be a bonus

- attention to detail and high degree of reliability

- proficient with Microsoft Office (especially Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

 

Wage:  Interns receive a small remuneration

 

Application process: Your application should include a letter of motivation (one page) and your curriculum vitae. It is necessary to indicate the time slot you would like to be considered for (start date in January, April, July or October). State the MERICS research program you would like to contribute to. The application should be sent in one single PDF document (your name should be in the document title) at least two months before your preferred starting date to our internship program coordinator Sabine Mokry (see contacts). The deadline for applications is two months before the first day of the respective internship slot

 

Useful links:

 Link to the offer

MERICS Website

 

Contact information:

Klosterstrasse 64

10179 Berlin

Telephone: +49 30 3440 999-0

Media enquiries: +49 30 3440 999-10/12/16

Sabine Mokry email: sabine.mokry(at)merics.de

 

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Biodiversity boosts ecosystem productivity where each species, no matter how small, all have an important role to play. Give an active contribution to safeguard biodiversity working for Biodiversity International as a temporary staff in the administration field

 

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Organization/Company: Bioversity International is a global research-for-development organization. It starts from the idea that agricultural biodiversity nourishes people and sustains the planet. The organization offers scientific evidence, management practices and policy options to use and safeguard agricultural and tree biodiversity to attain sustainable global food and nutrition security. Bioversity International works with partners in low-income countries to meet new global challenges such us: reduce global malnutrition, adapt to climate change, increase productivity and reduce risk, address shrinking food diversity. In 2014, Bioversity International marked 40 years of operations

 

Duty Station: Rome

 

Open To: not specified

 

Timeframe: temporary staff for a maximum of 12 months

 

Deadline: 26/07/2018

 

Job description: Bioversity International is searching for  Support profiles for its Temporary Roster for Administration. Bioversity International employs temporary staff, particularly in administrative and support positions, to assist with specific tasks for periods ranging from a few days up to a maximum of 11 months.The principal function of Biodiversity's Support staff is to undertake financial, administrative, technical or general support services within the Organization

 

Qualifications: Depending on the nature and complexity of the tasks performed, the work of some positions requires completion of secondary schooling plus relevant specialized training, whereas the work of other positions requires expertise in a relevant discipline

 

Application process: to apply  please visit the following page  Job Positions  at the Temporary Roster (Admin.Supp.profiles) section

 

Useful links:

Job Position page

Job description  

Biodiversity International

 

Contact information:

Via dei Tre Denari, 472/a
00054 Maccarese (Fiumicino), Italy
Tel. (39-06) 61181
Fax. (39-06) 6118402

 

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Are you interested in being part of CERN’s magnificent research programme? Then you can’t let this Fellowship pass up!

 

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Organization/Company: At CERN - Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire (“European Organisation for National Research”) - physicists and engineers use many purpose-built instruments, such as particle accelerators and detectors, to study the basic constituents of matter. It was one of Europe’s first joint ventures and now has 22 state members. CERN is one of leading research center in the world, fostering disrupting research as in the case of Higgs Boson. Many of CERN researchers are directly or incidentally invonved in research leading at Nobel prize

 

Duty Station:  Meyrin, Switzerland

 

Open To: Recent graduates at Bachelor level or above

 

Timeframe: 2 years

 

Deadline: March 5th 2018

 

Job description: CERN’s Fellowship Programme awards every year 220 fellowships.  Fellowships are intended for recent graduates from university or higher technical institutes, or university postgraduates who want to work in a research group. Fellowships in applied science, computing and engineering are open to recent graduates at Bachelor level and above.

 

Qualifications:

- Candidates with a BSc or technical engineer diploma should have no more than 4 years relevant experience after the diploma

- Candidates who are currently preparing a diploma are eligible to apply. However, they are expected to have obtained their qualification by the time they take up their appointment at CERN

 

Wage/Facilities:

- Fellows stipends are calculated individually - stipends are competitive and net of tax

- Fellows are entitled to 2.5 days paid leave per month

- Fellows are covered by CERN's comprehensive health scheme for themselves and their dependents

- Fellows are entitled to travel expenses for themselves and their family (unless stipulated otherwise on their contract)

- Fellows may be entitled to an installation grant, family allowance and child allowance. CERN also offers help with finding a suitable accommodation through the Housing Service

 

Application process: To apply, you must create a profile following this link. It should take no more than 30 minutes to complete the application in the right way. There are some documents you need to attach:

- Your Curriculum Vitae

- A photocopy of the last (highest) qualification

- 3 recent letters of recommendation (less than a year old at the deadline for the application) to give as possible overview of your academic and/or professional achievements

Successful applicants are normally expected to take up their appointments within 3 months of the start date they specify in their application form.

For physics candidates who wish to be considered for both research and applied science types of Fellowship, you are expected to make clear your relevant applied science skillset in your motivations and/or research statement.



Useful information: Fellowships are normally granted for two years initially, while extensions for part or all of a third year are granted only in exceptional circumstances. After having become familiar with the activities of the Laboratory, Fellows are encouraged to contribute to bridging the gap between scientists and the general public by serving as CERN Guides typically 2 hours per month. More information here.

 

Useful links:

Link to the offer

General info on jobs

 

Contact information:

CERN

CH-1211 Geneva 23, Switzerland

CERN phonebook

Telephone directories and switchboard: +41 (0)22 76 761 11

Reception:

+41 (0)22 76 784 84

+41 (0)22 76 776 76

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Wilson Center interns have the opportunity to develop both research and professional skills, and to participate in the numerous activities and events held at the Center

 

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Organization: The Wilson Center, chartered by Congress as the official memorial to President Woodrow Wilson, is the nation’s key non-partisan policy forum for tackling global issues through independent research and open dialogue to inform actionable ideas for the policy community. The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars is the official memorial to our nation’s 28th president. More than just a collection of marble pillars and famous quotes, the Center is “a living memorial,” a gathering place for some of the best and brightest scholars and experts from around the world. Their work is the centerpiece of our activity and informs the nation’s public policy debates with nonpartisan and relevant research and information.

 

Duty station: USA

 

Deadline: depends on the type of the internship

 

Description: The Center offers a wide range of internship opportunities to current, recent, or returning college students. There are at least 80-90 interns at the Center at any given time. Availability of positions generally corresponds to the beginning of the fall, spring and summer terms. Most internships are unpaid. The Woodrow Wilson Center has two different internship programs with separate applications and deadlines. Many interns are research assistants for our visiting scholars, contributing directly to research on a wide range of projects. Other interns work in staff and program offices. Wilson Center interns have the opportunity to develop both research and professional skills, and to participate in the numerous activities and events held at the Center.

 

Requirements: for the Research Assistant: Applicants must have at least a cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or equivalent from a non-U.S. institution. Furthermore, applicants must be current students, recent graduates (within one calendar year), and/or have been accepted to enter an advanced degree program (within the next year). Non-degree seeking students are ineligible. Most interns are at least seniors in the undergraduate level, though strongly qualified juniors (at the time of application) will be considered. Graduate students are also eligible to apply.

International students studying in the U.S. are eligible, but they must hold a valid F-1 or J-1 visa and appropriate work authorization especially if they are receiving compensation for the internships.

 

 

Wage: most internships are unpaid

 

Application process:

To apply, applicants will need to submit ONE COMPLETE application package to our Internship Coordinator by mail or email. Mailed applications are preferred. A hard copy will ensure that there are no technical difficulties when opening electronic files. The application materials include:

-a completed WWICS Internship Application Form

-Cover Letter (indicating academic interests or areas of interest)

-Current Resume (indicating relevant coursework); if you are mailing your application, please send 2 copies of your resume

-3-5 page Writing Sample or excerpt of a recent research paper with separate Works Cited page

-2 letters of recommendation (do not have to be sealed by referees/recommenders); if they prefer to seal the letter, then they can sign across the seal and give the letter to the applicant to include in his or her application package; highlighting the applicant’s writing, research, and/or language skills would be useful

-Transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable); transcripts will be used to determine if the applicant has taken relevant course work so applicants should submit transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions (if applicable)

If you are submitting your application by email, attached files should be in Word 2010 compatible or PDF formats. One comprehensive file is encouraged while multiple emails with separate attachments are unacceptable. As much as possible, please direct your complete application materials to our Internship Coordinator in one email with your name in the subject line: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Useful links: Wilson Center

Internships

Research Assistant position

 

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Are you a student interested in politics and research? Do you wish you would find a great internship opportunity in London and finally enjoy an incredible experience abroad? This is your chance of a lifetime and you can’t miss it! Apply now!

 

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Organization: Demos is Britain’s leading cross-party think-tank and an independent, educational charity, registered in England and Wales. It produces original research, publish innovative thinkers and host thought-provoking events. The centre has spent over 20 years at the centre of the policy debate, with an overarching mission to bring politics closer to people. Demos has always been interested in power: how it works and how to distribute it more equally throughout society. The organization also believes in trusting people with decisions about their own lives and solving problems from a bottom-up perspective

 

Duty station: London

 

Open to: All those interested and possessing the required qualifications

 

Timeframe: 3 months with a full-time contract

 

Deadline: On a rolling basis. During the year there are four different deadlines:

- Summer 2017 (Jun to Sept): March 31st 2017

- Autumn 2017 (Sept to Dec): May 29th 2017

- Winter 2018 (Jan to Apr): September 29th 2017

- Spring 2018 (Apr to Jun): 1 Jan 2018

 

Job description: Research internships at Demos enable current and recent students to gain first-hand insight into qualitative and quantitative public policy research in a fast-paced environment, as well as the opportunity to attend exciting political events and activities. Interns are supported and mentored throughout their placement, but also given opportunities to work independently and to produce blogs and other research that supports Demos’ objectives.

Demos offers two types of internship:

- Research placements are offered within each of its core research programmes

- Communications and Events placements support its busy external affairs team



Qualifications: Ideal candidates should be in possess of the following qualifications:

- Demonstrable interest in and enthusiasm for the research area  

- Experience of qualitative and/or quantitative research  

- Ability to organise and express thoughts and ideas, both verbally and in writing  

- Ability to work on your own initiative

- Experience of charity/third sector environment (desired but not essential)

 

Wage/Fee: A minimum national wage will be provided but on condition that candidates make sure that they are allowed to receive an institutional funding for the placement program. For further information about this visit the PDF document on the vacancy page

 

Application process: To apply for the internships, please send an application consisting of a CV and cover letter, detailing how you fit the below criteria to the following e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Useful links:

Demos Official Page

Vacancy page

 

Contacts information:

 

Demos

Unit 1, Lloyds Wharf, 2–3

Mill Street, London, SE1 2BD

+44 (0)20 7367 4200

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Are you interested in conflict issues, peace building, security, and human rights? Apply now for an internship at Fund for Peace a US non governmental organization

 

Organization: The Fund for Peace is an independent, nonpartisan, non-profit organization that works around the Globe in order to prevent violent conflict and to offer a wide range of initiatives focused on the central objective of promoting sustainable security through research, training and education, engagement of civil society, building bridges across diverse sectors, and developing innovative technologies and tools for policy makers. The mission is to create practical tools and approaches for conflict mitigation and to highlight the ability of a state to solve its own problems peacefully without an external military or administrative presence

 

Duty Station: Washington, D.C.

 

Open to/Destinatari: Current graduate or undergraduate student (or a recent graduate) seeking experience in the NGO sector and with all the qualifications

 

Timeframe: At least 3 months. According to organizations needs, it could be possible to extend internship period

 

Deadline: Fund for Peace offers internships in its Washington, D.C. headquarters every semester

 

Job description:  Interns are given great responsibility to manage their own projects and conduct their own research, they offer significant responsibility and are provided with practical experience in the international relations field with excellent work experience and exposure to international and NGO communities.Intern responsibilities can include:

- conflict analysis

- researching and writing articles and reports

- assisting with editing and proofreading

- monitoring and updating essential country-specific data

- providing support to The Fund for Peace’s public events

- attending conferences and roundtables on behalf of The Fund for Peace

 

Qualifications:

- experience with or understanding of the Fund for Peace’s programmatic areas

- excellent written and oral communication skills

- solid organizational abilities

- individual initiative and flexibility

- strong research and computer skills

- a great sense of humor

 

Wage/fees: It depends on your work hours:

- Part-time - $125 per month

- Full-time - $250 per month

 

Application process: Apply for the Internship online here. Before applying, please ensure that you have read the guidelines here. The Fund for Peace staff  is avaible to assist candidates during the Visa process 

 

Useful links:

About The Fund for Peace

Internship call

 

Contact information/ Contatti: Contact FFP on Facebook

1101 14th Street NW | Suite 1020 | Washington, D.C. 20005 | +1 202 223 7940

 

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Edited by Marta Simoncini

 

The Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories Program offers opportunity to young researchers in Canadian governamental laboratories and research units. Keep on reading to know more about it!

Organization: NSERC (National Scientific and Engineering Research Council of Canada) aims to make Canada a country of discoverers and innovators for the benefit of all Canadians. The agency supports university students in their advanced studies, promotes and supports discovery research, and fosters innovation by encouraging Canadian companies to participate and invest in postsecondary research projects. NSERC researchers are on the vanguard of science, building on Canada’s long tradition of scientific excellence. NSERC invests in people by supporting postsecondary students and postdoctoral fellows in their advanced studies

 

Duty Station: Canada

 

Open To: Applicants of all nationalities with a doctoral degree in the natural sciences or engineering are eligible (There are no restrictions on the nationality of applicants, but awards are subject to a citizenship quota.)

 

Timeframe: Fellowships are awarded for one year with the possibility of renewal for a second and third year, at the discretion of the government department concerned

 

Deadline: None – open throughout the year. Applications are processed and reviewed as they are received

 

Job description: The Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories (VF) Program provides promising emerging scientists and engineers with the opportunity to work with research groups or leaders in Canadian government laboratories and research institutions. The number of awards varies according to the budgets of participating departments and agencies

Departments and agencies that support fellowships (some changes may occur in this list): Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canadian Conservation Institute, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Environment Canada, Fisheries and Oceans, Health Canada, Industry Canada, National Defence, Natural Resources Canada, Parks Canada

 

Qualifications:

- doctoral degree in the natural sciences or engineering from a recognized university within the past five years. Your application will be accepted if you are currently enrolled in a doctoral program at a recognized university and you will complete all requirements for your degree within six months of submitting your application

- academic excellence

- research ability or potential

- communication skills

- interpersonal and leadership abilities

- justification for location of tenure and potential benefits to the government department

 

Wage/Fees: $50,503 salary per year (one year, renewable for up to two more years)

 

Application process:

To create or access an application, select On-line System Login. To view forms and instructions, select PDF Forms and Instructions. Moreover, applicants must consult and fill in the Terms and Conditions of Applying Form and Form 200 – Application for an Industrial Postgraduate Scholarship, an Industrial R&D Fellowship or a Visiting Fellowship in Canadian Government Laboratories (PDF form available online).

Selection committees will be responsible for the pre-selection of applicants, recommending only the most meritorious applicants whose names will be placed on the inventory of approved candidates for a Visiting Fellowship in Canadian Government Laboratories.

 

Useful links:

Fellowship

NSERC website

 

Contact information:

General Inquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - Toll free: 1-855-275-2861 - Fax: 613-992-5337

Mailing Address:

NSERC

350 Albert Street

16th Floor

Ottawa, ON

K1A1H5

For more information, consult the Contact list

 

Edited by Tatiana Camerota

The editorial staff of carriereinternazionali.com is not responsible nor liable for the reliability of the information contained in this article. If you want any further information concerning this vacancy, please contact the proposing organization.

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