Opportunities

Competition for Japan Scholars

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.

East European Studies Short-term Research Scholarships

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: September 1, 2014.

Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in Canada-U.S. Relations

Are you interested in conducting research in Canada-U.S. relations in the United States? Fulbright Canada offers unique opportunities to promising and prominent Canadian scholars, as well as experienced professionals, to conduct research, develop new professional networks, guest lecture and/or teach at select American universities and research centers.

Accountant (Fedral Grants) - Financial Management Office

CLOSES August 2, 2014 - The Wilson Center's Financial Management Office seeks an Accountant who will provide timely, accurate and professional financial support regarding accounting policies, procedures, transactions and project activities to all levels of Wilson Center staff as needed. The incumbent will assist in preparation of federal grant proposals and prepare and submit timely federal grant drawdowns/reimbursement requests. Federal grant experience is required. Please review the full vacancy announcement for duties, requirements and application procedures.

Director, Middle East Program

CLOSES August11, 2014 - The Wilson Center is searching for a Middle East Program Director that will be responsible for the operations of the Middle East Program. Some of the tasks include; providing strategic oversight; fundraising; supervising MEP staff; and providing recommendations for Middle East related scholar appointments. You must apply for this position through the USAJobs website. Please see the vacancy announcement for more information.