Senior Researcher/Researcher

Centre for Strategic and Policy Studies (CSPS)
Location Gadong, Brunei Darussalam
Application deadline 23 May 2022
Contract type Fixed term
Hours Full-time
Salary $7,000.00 Brunei Dollars per month
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The Centre for Strategic and Policy Studies (CSPS), Brunei Darussalam is a think tank undertaking objective research in order to provide policy advice on national development issues for Brunei Darussalam.

The role

We are seeking a qualified, highly motivated and dynamic individual to join us.

Key roles and responsibilities

  • Lead and supervise project teams in producing high-quality research and policy advice.
  • Design, coordinate and conduct research studies including data collection, data analysis, interpretation of findings, and drawing policy implications.
  • Lead and/or contribute to project proposals, research reports, policy briefs, working papers, and journal articles.
  • Present papers at seminars, workshops, forums, and conferences.
  • Mentor and guide junior researchers to assist in their capacity and skill development.
  • Perform any other duties as required by the Centre.

Experience and skills

  • PhD in relevant fields (Public Policy, Economics, Social Statistics, Data Science) from recognized universities and institutions.
  • For Senior Researcher: At least 10 years of working experience in research-related areas including at least 5 years of leadership experience in policy research and analysis.
  • For Researcher: At least 5 years of working experience in research-related areas.
  • Excellent track record of high-quality publications in relevant fields.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • In-depth knowledge of quantitative and/or qualitative research methodologies.