Do you aim to work to promote critical research that theorises and provides understanding of poverty in a global context? Apply now for the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) and you will have the opportunity to work in an international environment as part of CROP's administrative Secretariat in Bergen!
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Organization: The Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) Secretariat is located at the University of Bergen and has been established to promote research that provides a deep understanding of poverty and its causes in a global context. In consultation with the CROP Scientific Committee, it is responsible for the effective development, implementation and evaluation of the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty. CROP has two institutional sponsors, the University of Bergen and the International Social Science Council (ISSC), and in 2009 the ISSC signed an agreement which incorporated CROP into the university's academic and administrative environment. Through projects, working groups and fellows, CROP’s Scientific Committee, emanates periodically publications, communications and events that helps researchers to understand the causes of poverty and how to defeat it
Duty Station: Bergen, Norway
Open to: College students
Timeframe: Internships are available throughout the year (except July and August), from 2 to 6 months
Deadline: March 1, June 1, September 1 and December 1
Job Description: Successful candidates will take part to the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty hosted by the University of Bergen (UiB) and tasks performed by interns will vary according to the needs and ongoing projects of CROP. Ideally, interns will:
- create content for social media accounts (Twitter, YouTube)
- organise and attending meetings, workshops or conferences
- draft reports and general administrative documents
- research information for reports
- lead video and web editing
Qualification: Applicants should have the following qualifications
- be university students whose home institutions will give them credit for the time spent at CROP (for examples through the Erasmus+ programme)
- have a relevant educational background in Social Studies, Development Studies, Political Science, International Relations
- have excellent English language skills (spoken and written Level C1)
- knowledge of other languages is an advantage
Wage/Fees: Not provided
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Phone +47 55 58 97 44
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