Its mission is to conceptualize, inform and enhance the security debate on the continent.
The ACPP Nairobi Office aims to undertakes conflict analysis and early warning in Africa with the primary aim of providing timely and indepth analysis as well as developing policy options in support of African and international conflict prevention, management and resolution activities.
Senior Researcher, ACPP Nairobi (Eastern Africa)
The senior researcher will be responsible for all aspects of primary and secondary research, publish and disseminate output and support ISS partners according to the ISS requirements, reporting, and fulfillment of project deliverables, through publications, briefings presentations and media interaction, etc.
The successful candidate will also assist in guiding and coaching junior researchers and interns, ad hoc assistance to the Programme Head and Office Director in developing project proposals, continuously identify new information or maintain existing information providers to create an information network.
The position will be based at the ISS Nairobi Office and the length of the contract will be for two years renewable subject to availability of funding and performance.
Salary: Salary commensurate with ISS internal salary structure.
Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Assumption of duties: Flexible but preferably in early October.
1) a cover letter
2) a detailed CV
3) copies of three published articles; and a list of up to 3 contactable referees to: [email protected]
Indicate the position applied for in the subject headline.
For further details and additional opportunities, see: Senior Researcher