Login/Logout

*
*  

ACA’s journal, Arms Control Today, remains the best in the market. Well focused. Solidly researched. Prudent.

– Hans Blix,
former IAEA Director-General

Jobs & Educational Opportunities
Share this

 

Jobs

 Educational Opportunities
  • None available at this time.

Interested in posting a job or educational opportunity on this page? Click here to find out how.


Jobs


Chief Editor, Arms Control Today

The Arms Control Association is seeking a dynamic, experienced chief editor for its monthly journal, Arms Control Today, widely considered to be a top publication in the field.

Applicants should have a proven track record in the field of journalism/publishing, either as a journalist and/or an editor. A strong commitment to high-quality writing and scholarship is essential. Candidates should also have excellent editing, writing and reporting skills; demonstrated ability to manage, develop, and support junior staff and consultants; strong knowledge of print and digital publishing best practices; the ability to execute multiple assignments under tight deadlines; familiarity with marketing and budgeting; and the ability to provide leadership for long-term planning and strategy for the publication. A solid understanding of the international security and arms control field is a major plus.

Salary: commensurate with experience. Benefits: include employer-provided health coverage; contribution to individual retirement account (after one year), paid vacation, and sick leave.

Arms Control Today has been published for more than four decades. Today, each 40- to 52-page edition is published in print, online, and through our “Arms Control” app.

The Arms Control Association is an independent, nonpartisan, membership-based, 501(c)(3) organization based in Washington, D.C.

Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, relevant writing samples, and 3 references to: [email protected] The Arms Control Association is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications received by May 2 will be given priority. No telephone calls please.


Communications Director, Arms Control Association

The Arms Control Association is seeking a full-time communications director who will be responsible for advancing media outreach strategies, promoting and managing the Arms Control Association's online content, including the main web site armscontrol.org and monthly journal, Arms Control Today; developing and supporting online member outreach and engagement strategies, including the organization's social media platforms, advertising, and apps. The Communications Director is also responsible for assisting with project management, donor outreach and events.

Applicants must have at least 3 years of previous work experience; ability to execute multiple assignments under tight deadlines, strong writing and editing skills, requisite IT background, and a strong commitment to the mission and goals of the organization. Previous experience in the foreign policy/national security field is a plus.

Salary: commensurate with experience. Benefits: include employer-provided health coverage; contribution to individual retirement account (after one year), paid vacation, and sick leave.

The Arms Control Association, established in 1971, is an independent, nonpartisan, membership-based organization based in Washington, D.C. The Arms Control Association is an equal opportunity employer.

Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, relevant writing samples, and 3 references to: [email protected]

Applications received by March 21 will be given priority. No telephone calls please.


Professional Specialist, Program on Science and Global Security, Princeton University

The Program on Science and Global Security (SGS) at Princeton University seeks a professional specialist to analyze the political, security, and legal aspects of Iran’s international nuclear and security diplomacy with the United States, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and the Middle East to develop a possible basis for longer-term diplomatic resolutions of the confrontations over Iran’s nuclear program and between Iran and its neighbors and to inform the policymaking process on the possibilities for such resolutions.

The position requires a PhD in international relations, proven experience of working on Iranian foreign policy and its nuclear diplomacy, demonstrated knowledge of the domestic politics of Iranian foreign policy, and fluent Farsi.

The initial appointment will be for one year, with annual extensions based upon satisfactory performance, contingent on the continuing availability of external funding. The salary will be determined on a case-by-case basis commensurate with experience. Applications should include a cover letter and resume. Application deadline is April 11, 2016, 11:59 p.m. EST. Applicants should apply online at http://jobs.princeton.edu.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Princeton University
Nuclear Futures Laboratory
Professional Specialist Position
 
A professional specialist position is available with Princeton University’s Nuclear Futures Laboratory, an initiative of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and the Program on Science and Global Security of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. The candidate will oversee and support a new project on small modular nuclear reactors assessing the proliferation risks of this emerging technology and analyzing the demand for it among developing countries. Applicants should have a PhD in engineering or the physical sciences and must have expertise in nuclear-reactor and fuel-cycle analysis. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise on emerging nuclear power programs, such as those of India or China, experience in energy-systems modeling, and policy issues related to one or more of these areas. The initial appointment will be for one year, with the possibility of extension based upon satisfactory performance. The salary will be determined on a case-by-case basis commensurate with experience. Applicants should apply online at https://jobs.princeton.edu and submit  a cover letter, resume, 2–3 sample publications and contact information for three references. Application review begins March 1, 2012, and continues until position is filled. Individuals with evidence of experience in the prescribed areas are encouraged to apply.   Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regu

 

Online Job and Educational Opportunities Postings (30 days)

  • Standard: $100

  • Nonprofit: $75

  • Print ad + Online posting: Discounted flat rate* (please call for info.)

Arms Control Today Media Kit

*Those listing educational or job listings in both the print edition of Arms Control Today as well as the Jobs and Educational Opportunities page of armscontrol.org are charged a flat versus monthly fee (i.e., their ad remains on the website until the position is filled versus the standard 30-day listing period).

For information on posting an employment or educational opportunity in this space and/or in the print edition of Arms Control Today, please contact the advertising coordinator at 202-463-8270 x109 or email [email protected] with "ACT Advertising" in the subject line.

Posted: April 21, 2008