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1. Director Research

Qualifications 
Ph.D. Degree from HEC recognized university in Defence and Strategic Studies / Strategic & Nuclear Studies / Defence and Diplomatic Studies / IR

Experience

At least 5 years relevant experience on a senior position in well reputed recognized institution.

Publications
3 – 5 publications in HEC recognized OR reputed National / International Journal

Salary
Maximum up to Rupees Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Only (PKR 250,000/-) per month, Lump sum.

Note:

  • Interested applicants may send in their completely filled Application Form with passport size photograph along with their CV at jobs@thesvi.org
  • Application Form can be accessed at: Download Application Form.docx OR use the following link: https://thesvi.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/application-form.docx
  • Clearly mention the Job Title in subject line against which you have applied
  • Only short-listed applicants will be called for interview/test, No TA/DA would be granted
  • Those who already applied/shortlisted may apply afresh.

Last Date to Apply Monday January 24, 2022

2. Associate Director

Qualifications 
M. Phil Degree from HEC recognized university in Defence and Strategic Studies / Strategic & Nuclear Studies / Defence and Diplomatic Studies / IR

Experience

At least 3 years research / teaching experience in a recognized institution.

Publications
3 – 4 publications in HEC recognized OR reputed National / International Journal

Salary
Maximum up to Rupees One Hundred Seventy Five Thousand Only (PKR 175,000/-) per month, Lump sum.

 Note:

  • Interested applicants may send in their completely filled Application Form with passport size photograph along with their CV at jobs@thesvi.org
  • Application Form can be accessed at: Download Application Form.docx OR use the following link: https://thesvi.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/application-form.docx
  • Clearly mention the Job Title in subject line against which you have applied
  • Only short-listed applicants will be called for interview/test, No TA/DA would be granted
  • Those who already applied/shortlisted may apply afresh.

Last Date to Apply Monday January 24, 2022

3. Research Officer

Qualifications 
M. Phil / MS Degree from HEC recognized university in Defence and Strategic Studies / Strategic & Nuclear Studies / Defence and Diplomatic Studies / IR

Experience

1 – 2 years research / teaching experience in a recognized institution (1 year research experience in case of M Phil and 2 years in case of MS, will be preferable.)

Publications
1 – 2 publications in HEC recognized OR reputed National / International Journal

Note:

  • Interested applicants may send in their completely filled Application Form with passport size photograph along with their CV at jobs@thesvi.org
  • Application Form can be accessed at: Download Application Form.docx OR use the following link: https://thesvi.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/application-form.docx
  • Clearly mention the Job Title in subject line against which you have applied
  • Only short-listed applicants will be called for interview/test, No TA/DA would be granted
  • Those who already applied/shortlisted may apply afresh.

Last Date to Apply Monday January 24, 2022


4. Summer Internship Program

SVI regularly offers summer internship for two months every year. 
Applications for August-October 2021 Internship are now open. 
The internship program is designed to give each individual a diverse and rewarding experience in the field of research and analyses. It provides opportunities for young people who are inspired by the idea of learning research techniques and employing useful epistemological tools. The internship is offered in the areas of strategic, security, and policy studies including nuclear study, deterrence, non-proliferation, arms control and disarmament, energy security, OBOR/CPEC, regional and international peace, security and stability etc. The interns will receive rigorous training and mentorship at the SVI. The candidates must be proactive, self driven, resourceful, detail oriented with the aptitude and willingness to learn. 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • MPhil/Masters in Defence and Strategic Studies/Strategic & Nuclear Studies/International Relations 
  • Minimum CGPA 3.5 in case of MPhil  
  • Minimum 70 % marks in case of Masters

Note:

  1. Interns may Download Form 1 for  Research Staff
  2. Interested applicants may send their resume with passport size photograph at jobs@thesvi.org before 27th July 2021. 
  3. Clearly mention Internship Application in the subject line. 
  4. Internship duration will be from 10th August to 10th October 2021.
  5. Interview will be conducted at an announced date at the SVI under the supervision of a selection committee/Selection Board.
  6. The selection will be subject to approval by the SVI Board of Directors/Governors. 
  7. Only short-listed applicants will be called for interview/test. 
  8. No TADA would be granted. 
  9. Those who already applied/shortlisted must apply afresh. 
  10. SVI reserves the right to reject any application without assigning a reason.

5. Research Fellowship