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Centre for Women, Peace and Security Research Officer (Gendered Peace)

London School of Economics
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Salary is competitive and not less than £37,050 pa inclusive of London allowance
Expiry Date
Centre for Women, Peace and Security Research Officer (Gendered Peace) This is a fixed term 36 months appointment

Job Description

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 post-doctoral Research Officer to support the Principal Investigator (PI) and Co Investigator (Co-I) on the ERC-funded project ‘Gendered Peace’ in the fulfilment of project deliverables, carrying out independent original research and running research activities as required for the effective and efficient delivery of the project.


The postholder will have a PhD in international law or gender and conflict and will have undertaken research and published on gender and conflict and/or women, peace and security. They will have demonstrable knowledge of the UN’s Women, Peace and Security agenda and feminist research methods. Multidisciplinary research skills and field work experience would be an advantage.


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.


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