|Location:||Bergen - Norway|
|Placed On:||5th July 2018|
|Closes:||25th August 2018|
Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) is an independent development research institute based in Bergen, Norway, with around 70 staff members. In cooperation with partners from all over the world, we address key development challenges in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Latin America. We combine high quality research with an engagement to make knowledge accessible and used. The main disciplines are economics, political science, and social anthropology. (www.cmi.no)
Researchers / Senior Researchers on Global Development
CMI invites applications from engaged, entrepreneurial, and academically strong researchers. We have several vacant positions, open to both senior and junior researchers.
As a researcher at CMI, you identify with CMI’s vision to generate and communicate knowledge for global development and justice. You produce high quality research addressing key development challenges, are keen to see knowledge making an impact on practice and policy, and engage with policy makers, practitioners and the academic community. You develop new projects and acquire project funding, and you are a team player who want to build strong research groups and foster an enabling work environment.
We are looking for social scientists with an interest in cross-disciplinary work, but other disciplines may also be relevant. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise on:
Knowledge of foreign aid policies is an advantage.
Other key qualifications
Candidates are encouraged to outline new research ideas for future development of their own research, including thoughts of specific funding opportunities and research partners.
How to apply
The application deadline is 25 August 2018.
Read full vacancy description and information about how to apply at www.cmi.no.
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