Announcements

German Council on Foreign Affairs Internship for IP Journal

IP Journal, the English-language online magazine published by the German Council on Foreign Relations, is seeking applicants for a 3-4 month internship starting in mid September or early October 2013. Your responsibilities at the magazine would include proofreading and editing articles and blog posts, updating and maintaining the website, researching topics related to German and European... View
 

The Falling Walls Lab

We would like to call your attention to an innovative scientific format for young researchers – the Falling Walls Lab. The Lab is a platform for excellent academics, entrepreneurs and professionals from all disciplines who get the opportunity to present their research project, business model or initiative with peers and a distinguished jury from academia and business. Each participant will... View
 

Global Debate and Public Policy Challenge: Rethinking Drugs

The Global Debate and Public Policy Challenge (GDPPC) is an annual writing and debate contest about issues of global importance for students across continents and academic disciplines. Rethinking Drugs How can we improve international drug policy today? Tell us what you think and enter the chance to win a $10,000 scholarship The 2013-14 challenge is on international drug policy. What... View
 

DAAD-AICGS Research Fellowship

The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) is now accepting applications for the next round of DAAD fellowships. The application deadline for Spring 2014 (January 2014 – June 2014) is August 31, 2013. The DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship Program, funded by a generous grant from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), is designed to bring scholars and specialists... View
 

DAAD Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in German and European Studies: Humanities

Every year, the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) awards the DAAD Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in German and European Studies in recognition of exceptional work in one of the Institute's three major areas of research: Foreign & Domestic Policy Studies; Business & Economics; and Society, Culture & Politics. The central aim of this prize is to foster... View
 

Riga Conference 2013: Apply for Young Diplomacy Professionals Forum

The Latvian Transatlantic Organisation (LATO) is pleased to announce that on September 6-7, 2013 we are organizing the third Rīga Conference Young Diplomacy Professionals Forum . This is invaluable opportunity for future leaders! The Forum is an annual event taking place simultaneously with one of the leading foreign and security policy forums in Northern Europe for world renowned... View
 

Call for applications: "Master of Public Policy" at the HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA School of Governance gGmbH

You seek to become a creative agent for social change? You wish to study at a renowned German institution while staying on your job? You want to implement your own project within your studies? The Master of Public Policy offers you the training you need to work as a socially and politically committed leader who is able to take decisions, drive change and interact with and within the three... View
 

Internship at Amerika Haus e.V. NRW

Amerika Haus e.V. NRW is offering an internship at its office in Cologne, Germany, for six months (starting as soon as possible). You are interested in the transatlantic dialogue and also in political, economical and cultural topics? Amerika Haus e.V. NRW focuses on exactly these subject areas when organizing its events. During your internship you collaborate with the event management,... View
 

AICGS invites you to a Symposium in Berlin to mark its 30th anniversary

Our partner, The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, is pleased to invite you to a Symposium in Berlin to mark our 30 th anniversary on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, from 12:00-5:00pm. The Symposium, generously hosted by Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger, Global Head of Government Relations at Allianz SE, Munich, will be held at the Allianz Forum (Pariser Platz 6,... View
 

Call for Articles: Second International Conference of Young Security Policy Experts

THE ADVANCED COLLEGE FOR SECURITY POLICY (National University of Public Service, Budapest, Hungary) has the honor of inviting You to participate in the SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF YOUNG SECURITY POLICY EXPERTS which will be held on 16th May 2013 at the National University of Public Service (Budapest, Hungary). APPLICATON DEADLINE: 05 MAY 2013! As security risks,... View
 

2 PhD scholarships at the Centre for Resolution of International Conflicts

Applications are invited for two PhD scholarships at the Centre for Resolution of International Conflicts (CRIC), Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen; one of these is based at the Department of Political Science at Aalborg University (in Copenhagen). Employment is to begin 1 August 2013 or as negotiated. CRIC is an interdisciplinary research centre funded for three years... View
 

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: YPIA Top 35 Under 35

YPIA invites nominations for its 2013 Top 35 Under 35. Last year, YPIA embarked on a search for the top 35 young African leaders in international affairs under the age of 35. What we found were some amazing individuals doing extraordinary things. The organisation is proud to say that it accomplished our goal of finding people that can truly inspire others. Media in Africa and around the... View
 

NATO Internship Programme 2014

NATO Headquarters (HQ) introduced its Internship Programme in 2004. The aim of the programme is to provide a small number of current or recent students with the opportunity to intern with the International Staff at NATO Headquarters in Brussels and in a few other NATO bodies. Do you study Political Science, International Relations or Security Studies? Are you an interdisciplinary... View
 

Call for Papers: Transatlantic Studies Association Annual Conference

The Chairman of the Transatlantic Studies Association (TSA), Prof Alan Dobson (St. Andrews University) and Dr. Michael Patrick Cullinane (Northumbria University) would like to extend an invitation to the 2013 Annual Conference in Newcastle from 8 - 11 July 2013. Our outstanding 2013 plenary guests are: Professor Donna Alvah (St. Lawrence University) AND Professor Michael... View
 

JOB OFFER: German Council on Foreign Affairs Internship for IP Journal

IP Journal, the English-language online magazine published by the German Council on Foreign Relations, is seeking applicants for a 2-3 month unpaid internship starting March 2013. Your responsibilities at the magazine would include proofreading and editing articles and blog posts, looking for photos to post with articles, updating and maintaining the website, researching topics related to German... View
 

Call for Articles: St. Anthony's International Review

Private security is big business – and important politics. As demand for PMSCS increases, the academic literature has already experienced two waves of attention on the subject: firstly, in the post-Cold War era, to reflect on the emergence of PMSCS, principally in Africa; and secondly, to analyse the implications of PMSCS operations during US operations in Iraq. In the context of the impending... View
 

The Mercator-IPC Fellowship Program

The Mercator – IPC Fellowship Program is the corner stone of the Istanbul Policy Center – Sabancı University – Stiftung Mercator Initiative. The program aims to strengthen the academic, political and social ties between Turkey and Germany, as well as Turkey and Europe by facilitating excellent scientific research and hands-on policy work. It is based on the belief that in an increasingly... View
 

CfA: Master of Public Policy at HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA School of Governance

The HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA School of Governance is pleased to inform you that the Master of Public Policy – both the English and the German version - are now open for applications . The Master of Public Policy is addressed at practitioners from politics, government, business and civil society to jointly develop, communicate and implement innovative practical solutions to different challenges... View
 

JOB OFFER: German Chancellor Fellowship Program, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's German Chancellor Fellowship Programme is for university graduates from the United States, the Russian Federation and the People's Republic of China with an interest in international issues and demonstrated leadership potential. The programme is targeted at accomplished young professionals who are likely to become decision-makers, thought leaders, and... View
 

JOB OFFER: Center for Security Studies: (Senior) Researcher in Critical Infrastructure Protection, Cyber Security

The Center for Security Studies (CSS) at ETH Zurich, a university-based research institute and think-tank, is inviting applications for a (Senior) Researcher (80-100%)  in the field of critical infrastructure protection / cyber security. Area of responsibility: As a member of the Risk and Resilience Research Group at the Center for Security Studies (CSS)... View