- Editorial Assistant (PT)
- Research Assistants (TRI)
- Technical (IT) Assistants (PT)
TRI is currently accepting applications for Research Assistants, (RA) Editorial Assistants (EA) as well as Technical Assistants (TA) for Information Technology. Responsibilities for these part-time, non-paid positions will include assisting the editors of Perspectives on Terrorism and the Directors of TRI (Robert Wesley, Alex P. Schmid and James J.F. Forest) with developing collaborative projects, conducting in-depth topical research, and assisting them with the daily activities of the Initiative.
The Editorial Assistant position will support the production of Perspectives on Terrorism. The Technical Assistant position will serve to make better use of IT developments for running the journal.
Responsibilities of Research Assistants (RA) will include assisting the editors of Perspectives on Terrorism and the directors of TRI with monitoring terrorist organizations and developments, developing collaborative projects, conducting in-depth topical research as well as offering assistance with the daily activities of the journal.
Interested candidates should send a letter (e-mail) outlining their motivation to apply for a TRI or PT position. In addition, they should attach a CV/Resume to the letter (and, if available, a publication list) as well as the names of two references who are familiar with their work and educational achievements and send this information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants with an interest in integrating emerging web-based technologies and techniques into scholarly activities are especially encouraged to apply. The workload of TRI positions is flexible and negotiable but averages 5–10 hours per week. RA, EA and TA positions run for six months (renewable) whereby the first month is a trial month.
ENHANCING SECURITY THROUGH COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH
Perspectives on Terrorism is a journal of the Terrorism Research Initiative and the Center for Terrorism and Security Studies
ISSN 2334-3745 (Online)