Staff Associate II (Officer of Research) - Food System and Climate Change
Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs
Center on Global Energy Policy


The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs seeks a Staff Associate II (Officer of Research) for a major research initiative on the food system and climate change. This project aims to close the current knowledge gaps with respect to food system greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by characterizing and quantifying those emissions by country and region, building on available statistics from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). The Staff Associate II will support original research, work with research partners, analyze large data sets and communicate research findings clearly and concisely to a range of audiences in a manner that maximizes policy impact. The position will engage at a high level with key stakeholders. A high level of verbal and written communications, and cultural awareness, skills are required. The position will report to CGEP Inaugural Fellow David Sandalow.

Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (public policy, economics, international affairs, political science, etc.) and background in food system sustainability issues.

For the full job description and to submit an application please visit:

http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/6401

Screening of the candidates will begin immediately and the search will remain open no less than 30 days from the date of posting and continue until filled. For further information, please contact Jesse McCormick, Senior Advisor of Strategy and Operations, Center on Global Energy Policy, at [email protected].

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  Applications from women and individuals from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged.

 

Senior Research Scholar - Director of Research - Ctr. on Global Energy Policy

Senior Research Scholar

Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs
Center on Global Energy Policy

 

The Center on Global Energy Policy (CGEP) at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) seeks a Senior Research Scholar to serve as its first Research Director.  The Senior Research Scholar /Research Director will be a key part of the Center’s leadership team, working with the Center’s Director to oversee the Center’s research effort -- one that spans the economic, environmental and geopolitical aspects of the current and future energy system. This position will report to the Center’s Director.

 

Qualifications include:

  • Master’s degree in energy, economics, public policy, foreign policy, international affairs, or national security. (PhD in energy, economics, public policy, foreign policy, international affairs, or national security preferred).
  • At least 8-10 years post-degree related work experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of energy economics, international relations, climate change, public policy, and related issues as demonstrated through both prior professional experience and academic preparation.
  • A proven record of successful engagement at senior levels and the ability to achieve consensus and interact effectively with multiple high-level stakeholders.
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to build support amongst partners for better policies, on the basis of evidence-based analysis.
  • Proven track record of written research.

 

For the full job description and to submit an application please visit:

 

http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/6677

 

Screening of the candidates will begin immediately and the search will remain open no less than 30 days from the date of posting and continue until filled. For further information, please contact Jesse McCormick, Senior Advisor of Strategy and Operations, Center on Global Energy Policy, at [email protected].

 

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  Applications from women and individuals from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged.

 

 

Senior Research Scholar or Research Scholar – Energy and Climate Change

Senior Research Scholar or Research Scholar – Energy and Climate Change

Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs
Center on Global Energy Policy

 

The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs seeks a Senior Research Scholar or Research Scholar to work on major research topics related to energy and climate change. We seek scholars with expertise to conduct research on domestic and/or international energy and climate change policy, geopolitics, technology, equality and justice, markets, economics, development, or other relevant issues. Appointment will be made at the rank of Senior Research Scholar or Research Scholar depending on experience.

 

Qualifications include doctoral or terminal degree focused on energy technology, economics, public policy or a directly related field.

 

For the full job description and to submit an application please visit:

 

http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/6761

 

Screening of the candidates will begin immediately and the search will remain open no less than 30 days from the date of posting and continue until filled. For further information, please contact Jesse McCormick, Senior Advisor of Strategy and Operations, Center on Global Energy Policy, at [email protected].

 

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  Applications from women and individuals from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged.

 

Staff Associate III (Officer of Research) - Global Energy Innovation Initiative

Staff Associate III (Officer of Research) - Global Energy Innovation Initiative

Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs

Center on Global Energy Policy

 

The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs seeks a Staff Associate III (Officer of Research) for a major research initiative on clean energy innovation and low-carbon industrial systems. The topics of this initiative will include global collaboration on clean energy technology research, development, and demonstration; US public policies to promote the scale-up of clean energy technologies; and deep dives on low-carbon fuels and processes, zero-C hydrogen, carbon capture and storage, and CO2 use/recycling. Successful execution will require supporting original research, working with research partners and communicating research findings clearly and concisely to a range of audiences in a manner that maximizes policy impact, as well as contributing to the Center’s wider research and convening efforts. The position will engage at a high level with key stakeholders; a high level of verbal and written communications, and cultural awareness, skills are required. The position will report to Senior Research Scholars Dr. Varun Sivaram and Dr. Julio Friedmann.

 

Qualifications include a Master’s degree in relevant field (science, engineering, public policy, economics, international affairs, political science, etc.), strong communication and project management skills, and experience in machine learning and Python (or equivalent).

 

For the full job description and to submit an application please visit:

 

http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/6760  

 

Screening of the candidates will begin immediately and the search will remain open no less than 30 days from the date of posting and continue until filled. For further information, please contact Jesse McCormick, Senior Advisor of Strategy and Operations, Center on Global Energy Policy, at [email protected]

 

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  Applications from women and individuals from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged.