Partner UNIDIR
Job categories Project Management, Security
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5119/17663
Level ICS-10
Department/office ECR, GVA, UN portfolio
Duty station Geneva, Switzerland
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration One year
Application period 04-Apr-2019 to 24-Apr-2019

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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The United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research—an autonomous institute within the United Nations—conducts research on disarmament and security. The Institute explores current issues pertaining to a variety of existing and future armaments, global diplomacy, and local tensions and conflicts. Working with researchers, diplomats, government officials, NGOs and other institutions since 1980, UNIDIR acts as a bridge between the research community and Member States.

UNIDIR’s Security and Technology Programme (SecTec) is seeking a Researcher to work on new research and other activities to contribute to building knowledge and awareness on the international security implications and risks of specific technological innovations, in particular artificial intelligence and increasing autonomy in weapon systems, and convene stakeholders to explore ideas and develop new thinking on ways to address them.

Under the direction of the SecTec Lead, the Researcher will focus on activities ...

Under the supervision of the SecTec Programme Lead, the Researcher shall perform...

Outputs are delivered on time, their quality and impact are considered satis...

Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in internat...

A minimum of seven years of progressively responsible experience in conducti...

Fluency in English (both oral and written) is required.  Knowledge ...

Integrity & professionalism: the successful candidate has demonstrated ...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Contract type: Individual Contractor Agreement (ICA) Contract level: Intern...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...
This vacancy is closed.


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