Making science work for development


A selection of the latest science-related international development jobs, including research, policy and programme vacancies in the UK and around the world. Please submit any relevant jobs to UKCDS Communications Manager, and we will post the details here.

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  • Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards in Earthquake-prone & Volcanic Regions KE Fellow call

    NERC and ESRC wish to appoint a Knowledge Exchange (KE) Fellow for the Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards (IRNH) in Earthquake-prone and Volcanic Regions research programme. The programme aims to assist in increasing social and economic resilience in earthquake-prone and volcanic regions by reducing risks from multiple natural hazards. 

    Source: NERC & ESRC
    Deadline: 15 June 2017
  • Freelance Writers


    Adam Smith International is looking for creative, professional writers that can work on a freelance basis for future articles. We are seeking writers with experience in reporting on issues such as climate change, extractive industries, economic development, education reform, trade, governance and aid policy.

    Source: Adam Smith International
    Deadline: 19 July 2017
  • International Development Consultants


    The British Council uses Consultants on a wide range of their overseas projects. They are currently seeking consultants experienced in delivering technical assistance for international deveopment projects to be part of their growing database of experts. 

    Source: British Council
    Deadline: 30 July 2017