Recruitment Details: Sustainable Consumption and Production Area (SCP)

IGES Sustainable Consumption and Production Area (SCP) contributes to the actions of the governments, business, and civil society toward enabling sustainable consumption and production through conducting divers researches and leading international programmes and projects. 

In particular, IGES aims to strengthen its research capacity on plastics and circular economy for ASEAN and South Asian countries to contribute to the further accelerated response to the plastic issues in the region. To this end, IGES established an institution-wide taskforce on plastic comprising staff members from different units.  

IGES calls for a researcher (professional staff) working on the plastic issues and circular economy.

Position and Recruitment Details

Position now Open Sustainable Consumption and Production Area (SCP) 
Researcher (Professional Staff):  1
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How to Apply Please fill in the IGES Application Form in English and submit it to the HR Team <recruit-iges7phase@iges.or.jp> together with the requisite documents as advised below. 
IGES will ONLY accept applications using the IGES Application Form. 
Please do NOT apply through any automatic job application systems.
  • Application documents are not returnable.    
  • Short-listed candidates may be requested to submit additional documents.
Document to submit
  • Application Form
  • Two recent publications, academic papers, etc.
  • Self-introduction in English (please describe how you can contribute to the position within 500 words)
Closing Date 24 November 2019

Contact us

Human Resource Management (HR) Section at IGES Head Office
E-mail: recruit-iges7phase@iges.or.jp