The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars is seeking Japanese Scholars for the Wilson Center Japan Scholar Program. Successful applicants will spend up to one year in residence at the Woodrow Wilson Center, in the heart of Washington, D.C., where they will carry out advanced, policy-oriented research and writing designed to bridge the gap between the academic and policy communities. The length of the Japan Scholar’s appointment will be determined according to his or her own needs and the Wilson Center’s available resources. The minimum period of residence for the Japan Scholar program is three months.
The Global Europe program offers summer research grants to scholars working on policy relevant projects on East Europe. While Southeast Europe remains a primary focus, projects on Central Europe and the Baltic states are again eligible. Projects should focus on fields in the social sciences and humanities including, but not limited to: Anthropology, History, Political Science, Slavic Languages and Literatures, and Sociology. All projects should aim to highlight their potential policy relevance. The deadline for the next grant cycle is: March 1, 2014.
The Wilson Center's Global Europe Program is now accepting applications for the EES Short-term Grant competition, which is open to academic experts and practitioners, including advanced graduate students, engaged in specialized research requiring access to Washington, DC and its research institutions. Grants are for one month and include residence at the Wilson Center. Candidates must be U.S. citizens, in order to be considered eligible for this grant opportunity. The deadline for this grant cycle is: March 1, 2013.
CLOSES DECEMBER 18, 2013: The History and Public Policy Program (HAPP) seeks a Program Assistant who will act as the principal administrative, clerical, and project support assistant for all program-related activities. Please review the link above for duties, requirements, and application procedures. This is a career/career conditional appointment. You must apply for this position online through USAJOBS, the Office of Personnel Management's employment website. Application materials submitted to the Woodrow Wilson Center’s HR office cannot be considered.
CLOSES DECEMBER 18, 2013: The Kissinger Institute on China and the United States (KICUS) seeks a Program Assistant who will act as the principal administrative, clerical, and project support assistant for all program-related activities. Please review the link above for duties, requirements, and application procedures.