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Postdoc in Global Governance

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15 Sep 2015

2016-18 Post-Doctoral Fellowships in Global Governance

McgillInstitute for the Study of International Development, McGill University

Two Postdoctoral Fellowships in Global Governance will be awarded for a two-year period starting in September 2015. Each Fellowship includes a yearly stipend of $55,000 CAD and a yearly research allowance of $10,000 CAD.

Postdoctoral Fellows in Global Governance will be selected based on the demonstrated ways that their proposed research can contribute to developing better policies for global governance, as well as the fit between their proposed research and academic resources at McGill. Global governance is considered to include the formal and informal rules and practices designed to promote sustainable, inclusive development and democratic governance.  While such rules and practices would typically be applicable at the supranational and transnational levels, they also include local or national examples that demonstrate the potential for wider application.

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Research Position at SEI

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22 Jun 2015

Research Fellow – Gender, environment and development in the Asia-Pacific region (Bangkok)

top_logo_topResearch cluster: Gender, Environment and Development (GED)

Salary range: Competitive salary with benefits, commensurate with experience and qualifications

Contract type: 24 months renewable contract with 6-month probation period

Start date: 1 October 2015 (start date is negotiable)

Duty station: Bangkok, Thailand

Application deadline: 15 July 2015 (or until the position is filled)

The Asia Centre of the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) seeks a mid-level researcher to contribute to a growing research cluster on gender, environment and development in the Asia-Pacific region. Led by Dr. Bernadette P. Resurrección, the group is actively engaged in research, capacity building and advisory services in environment and development policy contexts, utilizing gender and social analytical tools and perspectives.

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International Institute of Social Studies

The Governance, Globalization and Social Justice research programme aims to produce internationally leading, socially committed and societally relevant research outcomes on issues of governance from an explicitly social justice perspective. This blog is a forum on which to share and discuss themes and issues which fall within the broad framework of the programme.