UNICEF Office of Research: Visiting Research Fellowship, Florence, Italy

Deadline: 24 July, 2018. UNICEF’s Office of Research (OoR) is currently seeking applications for an African researcher to engage in joint research with staff under the auspices of the Transfer Project. The Transfer Project is a multi-country research initiative on the impacts of cash transfer programs in sub Saharan Africa. Extensive data are collected to …

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University College Dublin: Ph.D. Research Scholarships

Deadline: 23 July, 2018 University College Dublin - School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science Qualification type: PhD Location: Dublin Funding for: EU Students Funding amount: €16,000 £14,063.22 converted salary* per annum + covers fees at EU rate Hours Full time The School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science has a strong reputation for research and innovation. …

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Call for application: The “Emerging African Innovation Leaders” program

Deadline: 26 July,2018 The African Innovation Brokers learning activity is part of the Emerging African Innovation Leaders Program and addresses a group of African innovation leaders who are expected to spur the transition to the Next Production Revolution (NPR) in their countries. It is organised in different sessions with different teaching mix. The sessions are …

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Employment at Utrecht University: Postdoc position in ‘Religious Matters in an Entangled World’ (0.8 FTE)

 Deadline: 31 August, 2018 Job description This Postdoc position is embedded in the research project ‘Religious Matters in an Entangled World’, led by Prof. Dr. Birgit Meyer. Launched in September 2016, Religious Matters is a 9-year research programme that studies the religion from a material angle in pluralistic settings in Africa and Europe. The programme consists …

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OpenCon 2018

Deadline: 13 July, 2018 OpenCon is the conference and community for students and early career professionals interested in advancing Open Access, Open Education and Open Data. OpenCon 2018 will be held on November 2-4 in Toronto, Canada. Each year, OpenCon brings together a diverse, representative, and engaged group of participants, with travel scholarships available to …

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CLGI: Student Essay Competition 2018

Deadline: 1 October, 2018 Are you interested in researching the legal and governance challenges posed by climate change? Do you have ideas for how legal instruments and institutional reforms can contribute to addressing climate change challenges? Then enter the 2018 Global Climate Law and Governance Essay Competition! TOPICS: In line with the themes of Climate …

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{CODATA-International} Bonn/Germany: Six fully-funded PhD positions in Data Science and Data Engineering

Deadline: Application is on-going The new Chair »Data Science and Data Engineering« (Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Müller) is looking for Six Research Associates/ PhD Candidates The six open PhD positions will complement their current research team with new research topics in Graph Mining (two positions) Anomaly Detection (two positions) Predictive Analytics (two positions) The Bonn-Aachen International Center …

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Job Opportunity: U-Report: Product Design Manager

Deadline: 13 July, 2018 U-Report: Product Design Manager  Duty Station: Remote Work Type: Consultancy Duration: 9 months with the possibility of an extension up to 11.5 months UNICEF is seeking a consultant to redefine the U-Report “product” at UNICEF and beyond tying into U-Report’s core goals.    1. Scale: Ensure young people find out about the programme and can choose …

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Youth for Peace International Fellowship 2018

Deadline: 30 June, 2018 Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.” ~ Buddha UNSCR 2250, is a first resolution on youth, peace and security. Adopted by the UN Security Council in 2015, the resolution emphasizes the importance of youth as agents of change in the maintenance and promotion of peace and security. Therefore, …

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Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program to Study at University of Cape Town (UCT) 2019

  Deadline: August 31, 2018 The call for applications for Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at University of Cape Town (UCT) in the 2019 academic year is now open. The Mastercard Foundation has partnered with the University of Cape Town (UCT) to provide 338 scholarships over 10 years to academically talented yet economically disadvantaged students from Sub-Saharan Africa for study at …

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