All SIPA faculty and research scholar searches will be posted to this page as they are officially opened for applicants.

 

Staff Associate (Officer of Research) – Climate Change


Columbia University
School of International and Public Affairs
Center on Global Energy Policy

The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs seeks a Staff Associate (Officer of Research) for a major research initiative on climate change, with a focus on the Center’s Carbon Tax Research Initiative. Successful execution will require generating original research, managing external research projects and communicating research findings clearly and concisely to a range of audiences in a manner that maximizes policy impact, as well as contributing to the Center’s wider research and convening efforts. Global climate policies in the midst of a major transformation and this project will help to understand the policy issues and market dynamics that will have a profound impact on the global economy, geopolitics and environment in the 21st century. The position will engage at a high level with key stakeholders; a high level of verbal and written communications, and cultural awareness, skills are required. The position will report to the Director of the Carbon Tax Research Initiative.
 
Qualifications include Master’s Degree in the field of economics, public policy, international relations, environmental sciences or a directly related field, or equivalent in training and experience.
 
For the full job description and to submit an application please visit:
http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/2051
 
Screening of the candidates will begin immediately and the search will remain open no less than 30 days from the date of posting and continue until filled. For further information, please contact Jesse McCormick, CGEP Executive Director of Strategy and Operations, at jmccormick@columbia.edu.
 
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  Applications from women and individuals from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged.

 

Lecturer in Discipline International Humanitarian Policy and Action


Columbia University
School of International and Public Affairs


Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track position of Lecturer in Discipline in the field of international humanitarian policy and action, for the period January 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020.

Candidates must have a demonstrated record of accomplishment in teaching and in an appropriate field of research and/or practice related to international humanitarian policy or action. Research interests or practice should be policy-relevant. Master’s degree or equivalent degree required.
Ph.D. and/or relevant professional experience at senior level strongly preferred. 

Applicants should be qualified to teach courses related to international humanitarian policy/action and serve as director of focus area on that topic in demanding two-year Master's degree programs in international and public affairs.  Responsibilities of director include advising students about their educations and careers and fostering co-curricular activities, such as guest speakers and panel discussions.To submit your application and for further information about this position, please visit our online application site at:
http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/1609

Screening of the candidates will begin as soon as possible.  For further information, please contact Joe Chartier, Academic Department Administrator, School of International and Public Affairs, at jc3317@sipa.columbia.edu.

The search committee is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of SIPA’s academic community.

Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs brings together an interdisciplinary faculty to conduct research in policy-related fields and train students at the master’s and doctoral level for careers in global public policy.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.