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|M.A. Degree in Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies (MANPTS), The Monterey Institute of International Studies|
Monterey Institute Main Campus, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS)
During her/his year in residence in Monterey, the fellow will be expected to:
1) Publish a significant work in the field of nuclear, biological, or chemical weapons proliferation/terrorism or related delivery systems and strategies for their control.
2) Participate in the general research activities of the Center.
The search is open in regard to nonproliferation topic and area. However, CNS is especially interested in receiving applications from individuals with expertise and research interests relating to biological weapons.
This is a one year, term-limited, full-time staff position.
• Education to the level of a completed Ph.D.
For postdoctoral fellowships a Ph.D. must be in hand before arrival. Pre-doctoral candidates will also be considered.
For more information on the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, please visit: http://cns.miis.edu/
To apply, visit: http://apptrkr.com/301852
The Program on Science and Global Security at Princeton University seeks one or two postdoctoral research, or more senior, associates with a background in physics, engineering, or other relevant fields to conduct technical and policy research on issues relating to nuclear arms control and disarmament, nonproliferation, the prevention of nuclear terrorism, or issues of verification, nuclear energy or cyber-security directly relevant to these topics.
A Ph.D. is required.
This is a 12-month term position, starting in September 2013, with the possibility of renewal for a second year depending on satisfactory performance. Salary will be determined on the basis of experience and accomplishments.
Please apply on-line at: http://jobs.princeton.edu
The job requisition # is 1300374.
Please attach a cover letter, a writing sample, a curriculum vita, and the names and contact information for two individuals who can provide letters of reference.
Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations.
M.A. Degree in Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies (MANPTS), The Monterey Institute of International Studies
The Monterey Institute of International Studies has launched a new M.A. degree in Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies (MANPTS) This degree, the first of its kind in the
Courses for this degree will be taught by faculty of the Graduate School of International Policy and Management; by policy, scientific, and technical specialists in the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) and the Monterey Terrorism Research and Education Program (MonTREP); and by experts invited from international organizations, government agencies, the private sector, and leading universities all over the world.
Students in this M.A. program may also gain practical experience through internships at international organizations or work as research assistants at CNS (cns.miis.edu) and MonTREP (www.miis.edu/academics/researchcenters/terrorism).
Placement assistance from our Center for Advising and Career Services helps graduating students find professional positions in government agencies and international organizations dedicated to combating terrorism or the spread of WMD as well as private firms specializing in security research, corporate security, or related fields.
For more information on this exciting new opportunity for professional education, please see the MANPTS page on the Monterey Institute (www.miis.edu/academics/programs/npts/) or email program chair Fred Wehling (email@example.com) or enrollment manager Devin Lueddeke (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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