April 29, 2015 • Uncategorized
Research Associate in the Department of European and International Studies, King’s College London, UK
Application deadline: 3 January 2016
Applications are invited to work on the INFOCORE (www.infocore.eu) project in close collaboration with the Principal Investigator at King’s College London. The project’s aim is to investigate the role(s) that media play in the emergence or prevention, the escalation or de-escalation, the management resolution and reconciliation of violent conflict. The researcher will have a PhD awarded, or submitted, in the area of international relations, political communication or related disciplines, ideally with a topic involving intelligence, media and European foreign policy. The successful candidate will conduct research on the role of NGOs and media as providers of knowledge about impending or current conflicts, and the use of this knowledge by EU member states and institutions.