Research Officer (Gendered Peace)

London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Education
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Oct-24-2018
  • Posted
    Oct 15

Position 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 relations, conflict studies, peace & security, or gender studies 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, feminist research methods and relevant fieldwork experience. Multidisciplinary research skills and an understanding of the framework of international law relating women’s human rights would be an advantage. 

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

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