The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) is an independent international institute whose core mission is to undertake research and activities on security, conflict and peace. Established in 1966, SIPRI provides data, analysis and recommendations, based on open sources, to policymakers, researchers, media and the interested public. SIPRI provides excellent opportunities for scientific and personal development. SIPRI is an equal opportunity employer.
SIPRI is seeking a Programme Director and Senior Researcher for our China and Global Security Programme. SIPRI’s China and Global Security Programme aims to advance peace and security studies with a particular emphasis on China’s role and impact in global, non-traditional and transnational security.
Main tasks and responsibilities
The Programme Director and Senior Researcher is responsible for directing a range of tasks, including:
The successful candidate will have the following experience and skills:
Knowledge and skills
When starting the Senior Researcher & Programme Director should have, as a minimum, the following knowledge and skills:
SIPRI is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture.
Starting from as soon as possible. The appointment will be for two years initially with possible extension up to 6 years. The post is full-time. The salary package will be negotiated individually.
To apply, send a short cover letter, your curriculum vitae (including a list of publications), two writing samples, and the names of two potential referees.
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