Call for application

Call for application
  • CARPO seeks to hire a senior researcher for its research project “Changing Global Geopolitics and ‘Southern’ Responses: How African and Middle Eastern Countries Explore Partnerships and Cooperation”. 
  • The project explores the multi-dimensional and complex relations between selected West Asian countries (Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Iran) and four Sub-Saharan countries (South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Ethiopia). It aims to deconstruct and analyse their economic networks, cultural and religious affiliations, and political and security cooperation.
  • As part of our research team, we are looking for a senior researcher with outstanding expertise in West Asian – Sub-Sahara African relations, who enjoys broad expert networks in the African countries mentioned above
  • Duration: 18 months with a total number of working days of 78.5
  • The position is expected to start on September 1, 2024.
  • Deadline for applications: August 1, 2024
  • view full ToR here