Vacancy: Political Science Researcher
The Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Indonesia, a leading policy research institute based in Jakarta, is seeking a full-time political science researcher to join its Department of Politics and Social Change.
The political science researcher will conduct high-quality research on Indonesian politics, elections, political parties, and policy issues. This role requires strong analytical and academic writing skills to produce research reports, policy briefs, articles, papers, and other written products. The researcher will also support the planning and execution of conferences, workshops, and events.
Qualifications and Skills:
- CV (max 2 pages) with recent photo
- Cover letter addressed to Dr. Yose Rizal Damuri, CSIS Executive Director
- Academic transcripts
- Copy of degree certificate
- Writing samples in English and Indonesian
This recruitment is currently open for applications on a rolling basis. We encourage interested candidates to apply at their earliest convenience. Applications will be reviewed and considered as they are received. Once a qualified candidate is identified, they will be contacted promptly to advance to the interview stage and further steps in the recruitment process.
This is an open-ended recruitment without a set application deadline. We are seeking the best fit for the role based on the required qualifications and skills. Promising applicants will hear back from us right away to begin the interview process. We encourage interested researchers to apply as soon as possible for the earliest consideration.
Fellowships are mainly targeted to facilitate students who are completing their PhD theses. Opportunities for post-doctoral or non-degree fellowships are also open. CSIS will provide visiting fellows with an office space, access to our library and other physical facilities (subject to space availabilities). CSIS can also provide letter of reference upon request, provided that visiting fellows fulfill their responsibilities.
Visiting fellows are required to fulfill the following responsibilities:
For application, please send your Curriculum Vitae (with recent photograph), research proposal, and letter expressing interest to: firstname.lastname@example.org . Subject of the email must be CSIS Fellowship-Period-Complete Name.
The internship program at CSIS aims to provide students with an opportunity to work and conduct research on issues pertinent to Indonesia. Internship opportunities are only available for those holding at least an undergraduate degree in majors relevant to CSIS' research topics. Internship positions are available for Fall, Spring, and Summer Terms. Internship duration may vary between 10 to 16 weeks.
Following the development of the COVID-19 pandemic in Jakarta and Indonesia, please be noted the following changes regarding the internship application during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Knowledge Management Internship
|please submit your application i.e. Curriculum Vitae (with recent photograph) and motivation letter here
interested candidate for Knowledge Management Internship may apply using this form:
Application for both research and KM internship needs to be sent before the deadlines below
Fall (Sept – Dec) : July 15th
Spring (Jan – Apr) : November 15th
Summer (May – Aug) : March 15th
What we offer:
Please note that the internship program is a volunteer, non-payment-based position. Selected candidates will be notified regarding the scope of work, job description as well as other relevant tasks by the head of the respective Department. Only selected candidates will be directly contacted by the manager. If you do not receive any updates, your application has not been successful.