Research Position at the PRIO Cyprus Centre

The PRIO Cyprus Centre is seeking applications for a research position. The position is available for a period of six person-months (FTE) from September 2013 with possible renewal. Applicants should present a self-contained research project with clear deliverables addressing the wider impact and implications of the economic crisis in Cyprus. The position is open to any disciplinary or inter-disciplinary perspective within the social sciences and law.

Qualifications needed:

  • Doctoral degree
  • Research experience in the social sciences or law
  • Proficiency in English
  • Working knowledge of Greek
  • Background knowledge of Cyprus and the Cypriot society

Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Electronic applications should be submitted by email to and should consist of:

  • An up-to-date CV (including a list of publications and names of two referees)
  • An outline of a proposed research project with clear deliverables (1500-2000 words)
  • A short writing sample

Additional enquiries should also be addressed to the same email. The deadline for applications is Friday, 9 August 2013 - extended to Friday, 23 August 2013. Only short-listed candidates will be notified by the end of August 2013. More information on the PCC is available at