Vacancies

Should you wish to join our growing team, please do get in touch with Dr Dwayne Menezes at d.menezes@polarconnection.org.


CURRENT OPENINGS

  • Fellows and Contributors

Are you interested in exploring how to develop and finance resilient infrastructure in the North? Are you keen to look at how innovation could help address challenges relating to food, water, energy and housing security in the Arctic? Do you wish to devise policy instruments that can support SMEs in the Arctic? Do you wish examine the effects of climate change on life on land and life below water in the Arctic? Are you committed to advancing the sustainable use of our oceans and reducing marine pollution?

No matter what your precise areas of interest and knowledge may be, you will find opportunities at PRPI to learn, contribute, grow and flourish in a stimulating, supportive, productive and rewarding environment. We believe in bringing together the brightest and the best from across diverse disciplines and sectors, and representing a variety of interests and specialisations, to encourage the cross-pollination of ideas and the collective pursuit of excellence, innovation and impact. Accordingly, we welcome speculative applications in all of the thematic areas relevant to our work. We particularly welcome applications that tie in with our current research and managment priorities:

Priority Research Areas

  1. Financing Innovation, Enterprise and Infrastructure in the Arctic
  2. Transportation Infrastructure (Road, Rail, Port, Airport) in the Arctic
  3. Telecommunications in the Arctic
  4. Fisheries in the Arctic
  5. Tourism in the Arctic
  6. Mining in the Arctic
  7. Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology in the Arctic
  8. Energy Security in the Arctic
  9. Food and Water Security in the Arctic
  10. Housing Security in the Arctic
  11. Healthcare in the Arctic
  12. Education in the Arctic
  13. Disability in the Arctic
  14. Risk and Disaster Reduction in the Arctic
  15. Border Governance in the Arctic

Priority Management Areas

  1. Content Editor
  2. Team Manager
  3. Newsletter and Social Media Manager
  4. Event Coordinator

Are you interested in joining our team? Drop us a line to let us know, and please send along a CV, cover letter and a sample of previous written work or grant proposal. In your cover letter, please identify clearly at least three areas of research/management interest; your experience in research, policy and/or industry; and, crucially, any experience you may have with business development. Please CLICK HERE for more information about the positions and how to apply. All material is to be sent to Dr Dwayne Ryan Menezes at d.menezes@polarconnection.org.