Based in Bangkok, SEI Asia has a diverse team of multinational experts who integrate scientific research with participatory approaches to co-develop and share knowledge, build partnerships, and influence policy for resilient development. SEI Asia’s work focuses on gender and social equity, climate adaptation, disaster risk reduction, water insecurity and integrated water resources management, transitional agriculture, renewable energy and urbanization.
SEI Asia is an affiliate of Chulalongkorn University (CU), Thailand. SEI and CU have an agreement to foster innovative scientific research combined with effective policy engagement on development and environmental challenges in Asia. The key areas of collaboration are intellectual engagement for joint research applications and fund mobilization, lectures and seminars for CU students, post-graduate supervision and examination, and CU–SEI employee links.
The policy engagement team at SEI Asia is engaged in policy-relevant research, policy analysis and policy engagement supporting climate change mitigation and sustainable development. We assist various ongoing research projects across diverse sectors and thematic areas, including but not limited to just energy transitions, urban development, public health policy, climate finance and land-based mitigation actions and practices. The intern will support our Policy Research Fellow with research duties and conduct background research on topics relevant to the team’s activities. Key responsibilities include:
International applicants or those without legal status to work in Thailand are welcome to apply but may face additional eligibility processes. If legally able to work in Thailand for at least six months, please indicate in your application. Visa expenses will be covered by SEI (where applicable).
SEI is an equal opportunity employer and we consider all applicants on the basis of qualifications and competencies regardless but not limited to race, national origin, religious beliefs, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability and marital status. We are committed to ensuring diversity and equality within our organization and applicants from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
We are reviewing applications on an ongoing basis so please submit your application as soon as possible, however no later than 23 February 2024, 23:59 Bangkok local time.
Submit a CV (without picture) and a one-page motivation letter describing why you are an ideal candidate and your relevant experiences and skills.
Send applications to Stefan Bößner, Research Fellow-Policy Specialist: [email protected]
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We connect science and decision-making to develop solutions for a sustainable future for all.
Our approach is highly collaborative: stakeholder involvement is at the heart of our efforts to build capacity, strengthen institutions, and equip partners for the long term.
Our work spans climate, water, air, and land-use issues, and integrates evidence and perspectives on governance, the economy, gender and human health.
Across our eight centres in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas, we engage with policy processes, development action and business practice throughout the world.
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