Wednesday, August 26, 2009
EMPLOYMENT: Opportunities with UNU-WIDER
The United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-Wider) is accepting applications for visiting scholars and PhD interns.
The UNU-WIDER Visiting Scholars Programme is intended to give qualified scholars an opportunity to undertake research on topics related to development and/or global economic issues, to participate in UNU-WIDER activities, and to contribute to UNU-WIDER publications. It is also designed to aid the dissemination of UNU-WIDER research and to contribute to the UNU-WIDER outreach programme.
The UNU-WIDER PhD Research Internship Programme aims to provide PhD (doctoral degree) students registered at a university and similar research institutions the opportunity
- to utilise the resources and facilities available at UNU-WIDER for their PhD thesis research
- to produce papers suitable for publication in the Research Paper series and elsewhere
- to work jointly with UNU-WIDER researchers in areas of mutual interest.
Deadline for applications (both positions): September 30, 2009