The Lisbon Council is always looking for people to join its team. Apply now and give your personal contribution to the economic and social challenges of the 21st century

 

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Organization/Company: The Lisbon Council for Economic Competitiveness and Social Renewal asbl is a european think tank and policy network based in Brussels. Established in 2003 in Belgium as a non-profit, non-partisan association, the group is dedicated to making a positive contribution through cutting-edge research and by engaging political leaders and the public at large in a constructive exchange about the economic and social challenges of the 21st century. The Lisbon Council is interested in large-scale transformations, which will impact the European society and economy in years and decades to come

 

Duty Station:  Brussels, but no obligation to reside in Brussels

 

Job description: the Lisbon Council is always looking for people with bright ideas, new methodologies and indicators, and unconventional approaches to public policy. Areas that are of particular interest for the association are knowledge economy, innovation, climate change, environmental and fiscal sustainability, education, skills, human capital, state transformation, consumer policy and demography

As a Europe-wide, collaborative and innovative network, the Lisbon Council is a natural hub for change makers, disruptive innovators and policy entrepreneurs

 

Application process: to apply candidants need to send the Lisbon Council a letter explaining how thay might be able to make a contribution, as well as a CV and any pertinent research done to date. All inquiries will be treated with utmost confidentiality. Candidants should send their materials by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Useful links:

Job openings

Lisbon Council  

 

Contact information:

IPC-Résidence Palace

155 rue de la Loi

1040 Brussels, Belgium

T : +32 2 647 9575

F : +32 2 640 9828

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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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Would you like to work for a United Nations’ Institute as a Senior Consultant to give a meaningful contribution to the capacity development and research field around the world? UNITAR is offering you this chance

 

For other similar opportunities visit the section International Organizations  

 

Organization: the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). UNITAR is a training arm of the United Nations System, established in 1963. It conducts close to 500 capacity development and research activities around the world. The mandate of UNITAR is to  to enhance the effectiveness of the UN through diplomatic training, to increase the impact of national actions through public awareness-raising, education and training of public policy officials and to support country-level action for shaping a better future. The Institute pays particular attention to Least Developed Countries (LDCs), Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and other groups and communities who are most vulnerable, including those in conflict situations

 

Duty Station:   UNITAR's headquarters are based in Geneva, Switzerland

 

Open To: - experienced trainers

- subject matter experts

 

Timeframe: Successful candidates will be included in the roster for the maximum period of 3 years

 

Deadline: 22 November 2017

 

Job description: the Multilateral Diplomacy Programme of the UNITAR is looking for experienced trainers / subject matter experts to join its roster. The programme is calling for individuals who can make meaningful contributions towards the multilateral diplomacy field. Some thematic areas covered by the call are: good governance, public diplomacy, climate change diplomacy and international human rights protection. Please read the call for complete list UNITAR call  

 

Qualifications:

- advanced degree in one of the fields mentioned in the description with proven experience

- proficiency in English

- proficiency in French, Arabic or other UN languages considered as an asset

 

Wage: not specified

 

Application process: - applicants should send their Resume and a Statement of interest to Mr. Philippe Aubert at the email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

- UNITAR will contact eligible candidates, only short listed candidates will be invited for the interview

 

Useful links:

Call for roster

UNITAR

 

Contact information:

Postal Address

UNITAR, Palais des Nations,

CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland

T: +41 22 917 8400

F: +41 22 917 8047

UN Switchboard: +41 22 917 1234

Street Address

UNITAR, International Environment House,

Chemin des Anémones 11-13,

CH-1219 Châtelaine, Geneva, Switzerland

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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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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

 

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