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Research Officer (WomenPeaceSecurity)

Organisation
London School of Economics
Reference
VAC-16782
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Sector
Education
Location
London
Salary
£35,999
Expiry Date
29/03/2019
We seek a Research Officer to support the Principal Investigator (PI) and Centre Director

Job Description

This is a fixed term 24 months appointment

 

The Centre for Women, Peace and Security is a leading academic space for scholars, practitioners, activists, policy-makers and students to develop strategies to promote justice, human rights and participation for women in conflict-affected situations around the world.

 

We seek a Research Officer to support the Principal Investigator (PI) and Centre Director in the planning and delivery of research, public engagement activities, digital communications and other outputs of the ‘Feminist International Law of Peace and Security’, ‘Gendered Peace’ and ‘Tackling Violence against Women’ projects.

 

The post-holder will have a PhD or be close to completion or have outstanding ‘equivalent experience’ in the global women, peace and security agenda within the framework of international law or international human rights of women.  They will have demonstrable experience of undertaking research on the global women, peace and security agenda and of producing high quality written material for a variety of audiences including policy-makers.

 

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

 

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 29 March 2019 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.