Call for Applications: Think Tank Young Professional Development Program for MA and PhD Graduates

Call for Applications for the Think Tank Young Professional Development Program for MA and PhD Graduates

Deadline for application: July 15, 2016

Kosovar Centre for Security Studies welcomes applications from the young professionals in the framework of the Think Tank Young Professional Development Program. It intends to attract recent graduates of MA and PhD programs in the social sciences and humanities giving them an opportunity to gain first-hand policy research and advocacy experience.

The Program enables recruitment of the young researcher who recently graduated from any university in the OECD countries. Depending on a research topic, this program will last up to 6 months and may start from November 2016.

The interested applicants must fulfill ALL of the following requirements:

• Have graduated in the past two years with a PhD, LLM or MA degree in the social sciences and humanities (preferably in Political Science, International Relations/Diplomacy, Defence and Security Sector) from universities in the OECD countries.

• Be a citizen or permanent resident of Kosovo.

• Applicants should be between 23 and 35 years of age at the time of application.

• Applicants must be fluent in written and spoken English and Albanian.

• Applicants must be ready to return to their home country and reside there during the internship period.

Interested applicants should submit a CV and a Motivation Letter in English not later than July 15, 2016 to Tringa Naka, Communication Officer of KCSS, via email to tringa.naka@qkss.org.

Other forms of contact with regard to this Call for Applications will not be acceptable.

Call for Applications is available here.