Current ISS vacancies and internships

Post-doctoral researchers on gender, governance and development in DRC

Application deadline extended till 2 November.

ISS has vacancies for three full-time post-doctoral researchers for a two year period (1 January 2017 to 31 December 2018).

We welcome applications from prospective postdoc researchers who are interested in doing operational research on gender, governance and development in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  

The researchers will be part of the research project ‘Power, Poverty and Politics (PPP) in DRC’.

The vacancies are for the following three research projects:

  • Women, power and society
  • Everyday politics and practices of family planning in DRC
  • Mining reforms and the changing roles of women in mining communities

Full vacancy details and application instructions.


Internship Marketing & Communication

Please note that this internship is available twice a year, in the period September – February and February – July. This is a 0.5 – 0.8 fte position.

Full details of the vacancy and who to call for more information.


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