19 December 2014

Flemish Peace Institute, Brussels
Internships (period April - June)
Deadline for application: 1 February 2015

The Flemish Peace Institute is an independent institute dedicated to peace research and hosted by the Flemish Parliament. The Peace Institute offers internships to students and recent graduates. Interns are introduced to the particular dynamics of an independent research institute in a political environment. An internship has a 3-month duration (January-March, April-June or October-December). During this period, the intern cooperates with the staff in the research programme's of the Scientific Secretariat.
Vlaams Vredesinstituut, Brussel
Sectieproef voor de aanwerving van een contractueel onderzoeker 'Vredesopbouw in buitenlands beleid' (M/V)
Uiterste inschrijvingsdatum: 19 januari 2015

Het Vlaams Vredesinstituut is een onafhankelijk instituut voor vredesonderzoek bij het Vlaams Parlement en organiseert binnenkort een selectieproef voor de aanwerving van een onderzoeker “vredesopbouw in buitenlands beleid” (m/v). Het betreft een arbeidsovereenkomst van bepaalde duur met contractuele aanstelling voor 6 maanden; aanvang tewerkstelling op zeer korte termijn.

General Secretariat of the Council of the EU

The Council of the EU is the institution representing the member states' governments. Also informally known as the EU Council, it is where national ministers from each EU country meet to adopt laws and coordinate policies.

The General Secretariat of the Council (GSC) is responsible for assisting the European Council and the Council of the EU, including its presidencies, the Permanent Representatives Committee (Coreper) and the other Council committees and working parties.

The GSC offers different types of traineeship.

17 December 2014

Netherlands Institute of Human Rights of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance, Utrecht University (The Netherlands)
Postdoc/Senior Researcher 'Human rights, democracy and rule of law in EU external relations'
Deadline for application: 4 January 2015
The Netherlands Institute of Human Rights of the Faculty of Law (SIM), Economics and Governance of Utrecht University is appointing a Postdoctoral/Senior Research Fellow for the project entitled ‘Fostering Human Rights Among European (External and Internal) Policies (FRAME)’, funded by the European Union. Frame is a large-scale collaborative research project conducted by nineteen research institutes from around the world. Research within the FRAME project aims to inform EU policy-making.

12 December 2014

Human Rights Law Centre, School of Law, University of Nottingham
Research Assistant
Deadline for application: 7 January 2015

The Human Rights Law Centre at the University of Nottingham is inviting applications for the post of Research Assistant.

The successful candidate will join a small team of academics, consultants and support staff and assist in the planning and implementation of human rights projects, which include training courses, workshops, conferences and research projects (both in the UK and overseas), as well as the publication of several human rights journals and books.

11 December 2014

The Coalition for the International Criminal Court, The Hague Secretariat
Europe Programme Internship
Deadline for application: 22 December 2014
The Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC) is the largest partnership in the world advancing the cause of international justice. Including more than 2,500 civil society
organizations from 150 countries, the Coalition is leading the global fight to end genocide,
war crimes, and crimes against humanity through a commitment to the core values of human rights and justice.
The Coalition is offering a Europe Programme Internship, starting 26 January 2015
Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law, Heidelberg (Germany)
Research Fellow/Project Manager
Deadline for application: 31 December 2014

The Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law (MPFPR) is based in Heidelberg. It continues the extensive consulting, training and research projects of the 'Global Knowledge Transfer' working group, which existed from 2002 to 2012 at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law (MPIL). Within the framework of its research activities, MPFPR carries out several 'Global Knowledge Transfer Projects' in various countries. MPFPR projects focus on capacity-building and academic research in the fields of public international law, comparative constitutional law and the rule of law in countries in transition.

Research fellows are engaged in legal research, the organization and conducting of project activities such as workshops, as well as liaising with local project partners.