Job Vacancy: “Research Position specializing in transatlantic relations”, Deadline March 21 (UI, Sweden)

The Special Research Programme for International Studies at The Swedish Institute of International Affairs (Utrikespolitiska institutet, UI) offers an 80% position for 3 years or 100% for 2 years. Located in Stockholm at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs. Closing date is 21 March 2022.

The Swedish Institute of International Affairs (Utrikespolitiska institutet, UI) is looking for a post-doc level researcher to join its Europe programme.

They are looking for scholars focusing on transatlantic affairs from a global perspective, preferably with a focus on the role of the US. Projects could cover subjects such as EU-US tech cooperation, transatlantic perspectives on great power rivalry or international trade policy from a transatlantic perspective.

The position is part of UI’s Special Research Programme for International Studies funded by the Swedish Foreign Ministry. UI researchers adhere to high standards of scientific quality and are required to publish internationally in peer-reviewed scientific journals and books. As a researcher at UI, you are expected to be a part of our research milieu, participate in our research seminars, and collaborate with other UI researchers on joint projects. In addition to scientific research, which constitutes the bulk of your work, you are expected to participate in UI’s public events and in our continuous dialogue with policy practitioners and other societal actors. This includes writing policy briefs and articles for the general audience, providing expert advice, and commentary to the news media. The position is open to highly qualified researchers of all nationalities who have successfully completed a doctoral degree no more than 5 years ago. UI strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.

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