March 30, 2015 ICSU seeks a Science Officer

The International Council for Science (ICSU) is seeking a Science Officer to assist with the planning and implementation of ICSU’s initiatives. Examples of work tasks include support to scientific committees, cost coordination of international meetings and initiatives, proposal preparation, and reinforcing links with partners and members.

Closing date: 11 May 2015

This position offers a unique opportunity for the right candidate to help ICSU in its mission to strengthen international science for the benefit of society.

The ICSU Secretariat, located in Paris, is a small international team of approximately 16 people and the ability to work in close cooperation with others is important.

For more information about required qualifications and skills, preferred start date, salary, and the application procedure, please read the job announcement on the ICSU website.

About ICSU

ICSU is a non-governmental scientific organisation with a global membership. ICSU members include 121 national scientific bodies (mostly national academies of science), 31 International Scientific Unions, and 23 International Scientific Associates. Activities focus on three areas:

  • International Research Collaboration
  • Science for Policy
  • Universality of Science.