Job vacancy at FIIA – Junior Research Fellow/Research Fellow (FIIA, Finland)

The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA) is currently seeking a Junior Research Fellow / a Research Fellow in its European Union research programme.

The appointment will take effect in March 2020 at the earliest, and will run until the end of May 2021 in line with the completion of the EU Idea research project, which focuses on differentiated integration and is funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.

The successful candidate will have good knowledge of the EU’s foreign, security and defence policies and EU integration more broadly, a very good command of English, and the ability to conduct research tasks under the guidance of our senior research fellows. Excellent communication and teamwork skills as well as the availability to travel abroad will be highly valued, as the tasks include the coordination of an international research team and participation in international network meetings.  

The applicant should hold as a minimum a Master’s degree and should have demonstrated her/his competence through previous research and publication activities. FIIA accepts educational qualifications and relevant working experience acquired in Finland or abroad. Proficiency in further European languages is an advantage.

Deadline: 17 January 2020 at 16:15 local Finnish time

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