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Program Director, Strategic Initiatives Program, IIASA

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Organization: International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) Position: Program Director, Strategic Initiatives Program Duty Station: Laxenburg, Niederösterreich (Lower Austria), Austria Deadline for Application: 12 June 2020

Term: Initially five year appointment (possibility for extension thereafter) Experience Requirements: A doctoral degree or equivalent combined with a background in interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research, preferably related to sustainable development research in the contexts of human well-being, equity and global change. • Extensive experience (preferably at least 20 years) in an international and multicultural research or academic environment, inclusive of PhD training. • Extensive publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as experience in policy-related analyses. • Wide experience and proven track record in attracting international research funding. • Strong networking skills with global, international, and national institutions and experience in interacting with policy and decision makers. • At least five years’ experience in a research leadership or staff management position with the ability to lead and inspire a team of researchers from different disciplines. • Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills including full fluency in the English language. Links Job Announcement: Organization's Website: