GLOBSEC is offering fellowships to support a limited number of civil society representatives, researchers, and think-tankers with expertise in the field of economy, whose work is being impeded by the war, to enable them to continue their activities.

The fellowships, each including a living stipend and partial coverage of transportation costs, will be granted to Ukrainian citizens, preferably affiliated with a Ukrainian think tank, academia, or other research institution, who are committed to evidence-based research and democratic values.

The successful applicants will be expected to work as integral members of the GLOBSEC Policy Institute, and conduct policy analysis as well as project management in the following areas:

  • The economic impact of war, Recovery, and reconstruction of Ukraine;
  • Energy security and energy transition;
  • Economic dimension of Ukraine’s EU accession process.

We are looking for professionals with experience in economic policy analysis in English. Experience in project coordination and management is also highly desirable. The fellowship is initially limited to 7 months.

Job description:

  • Preparing policy papers, briefs and commentaries;
  • Conducting in-depth analyses;
  • Organising of and participating in round tables, conferences and other events;
  • Communicating with partners;
  • Engaging with stakeholders;
  • Generating and implementing initiatives;
  • Designing and coordinating projects;
  • Elaborating and implementing advocacy campaigns.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Ukrainian citizenship;
  • Experience in think-tank, academia or other relevant institution with economic, energy field of expertise;
  • High level of research/analytical skills supported by sound results;
  • Experience in speaking at international events and commenting for media;
  • Strong organisational skills; project management and fundraising experience desirable;
  • Ability to work collegially, engage and network with experts and interested stakeholders;
  • Proficiency in written and spoken communication in English;
  • Strong track record of excellence, drive and resilience;
  • Dynamic, flexible, reliable and attentive to detail.

Please send your CV accompanied by a short letter of a statement outlining the activities you envisage doing during the fellowship and your research area by June 30, 2022, to [email protected] Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.