CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

ISSI FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY IN CHINA

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Purpose:

To promote scholarship on arms control and strategic stability in Asian region.

Duration:

One month in China (fully funded).

Output:

Production of a research paper on a select topic that will be published in China.

Criteria:

  • An M. Phil degree or higher in a relevant field (SS, IR/DSS/DDS etc).
  • A track record of publications in journals, books or magazines (min two publications in HEC accredited local journals or international research publications within last three years).
  • Demonstrable, substantive experience in research on security and strategic issues.
  • Fluency in Mandarin preferable.

Application Requirement:

Application materials to include:

  • An essay detailing the applicant’s research interests, experience, and relevance of fellowship to their career.
  • A curriculum vitae detailing the applicant’s professional and educational accomplishments.
  • A research proposal on the topic the applicant would like to explore in the policy paper during fellowship.
  • A letter of recommendation and no objection certificate from his/her institution regarding suitability of candidate for fellowship.
  • Interested researchers fulfilling the criteria may send their applications to the undersigned by September 15, 2019.

 

(Najam Rafique)
Director (Resarch)
Email: najamrafique@issi.org.pk