Organization: UNU-WIDER
Job title: Research Associate
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Description: UNU-WIDER is looking for a postdoctoral fellow to serve as a Research Associate to the project on ‘Institutional legacies of violent conflict’. Under the supervision of Professor Patricia Justino, Senior Research Fellow, the Research Associate will contribute to the implementation of the project, including support for data analysis, active collaboration in related research publications, and support for communications activities for UNU-WIDER’s target audiences; carry out teaching, training and supervision within the capacity-building programme of UNU-WIDER, including the guidance of junior researchers and PhD students; perform any other tasks as assigned by the supervisor.
Qualifications: Required qualifications and experience; PhD, a master’s degree, or equivalent in political science, economics, or a related discipline; Strong quantitative skills in advanced econometrics; Experience with managing primary fieldwork in developing countries would be an asset; Project management experience would be an asset; Excellent drafting skills and fluency in both oral and written English; Excellent team player with strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity; Readiness to travel internationally.
Application Deadline: December 2, 2020
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Organization: Inter-American Dialogue
Job title: Program and Database Assistant, Office of the Presidention
Location: Washington, DC
Description: The Office of the President is recruiting a Program Assistant to work under the direction of the organization’s President and Business Operations Manager. The ideal candidate will be reliable, have excellent organization and communication skills, be detail-oriented, and have an interest in Western Hemisphere affairs.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; fluency in Spanish and English is required, Portuguese a plus; Outstanding communications and writing skills; Experience working with databases (preferably Raiser’s Edge); Strong IT skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office and social media platforms. Experience with Adobe InDesign a plus; Experience planning and organizing events; Strong organizational and interpersonal skills required, along with a willingness to work collaboratively as a team member, and an ability to meet competing deadlines; Experience living, working, and/or studying in Latin America and an abiding interest in the region.
Application Deadline: Until filled
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Organization: Center for Global Development
Job title: Program Coordinator - Gender Team
Location: Washington, DC
Description: The Center for Global Development, an independent, non-partisan research organization in Washington, DC seeks a Program Coordinator to support work on gender and development. CGD’s gender team works on topics related to economic empowerment, financial inclusion, social protection, unpaid care work, and health, among other issues. We strive to have our research and analysis inform the decisions of multilateral and bilateral donor institutions, policymakers, and civil society advocates, ensuring that their decisions are evidence-based and likely to have beneficial outcomes to advance global gender equality.
Qualifications: Experience working on issues related to gender and international development and strong management and organization skills are desired. The ideal candidate should demonstrate strong analytical, writing and communications skills, as well as a track-record and capacity for productivity and efficiency.
Application Deadline: Until filled
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