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Anyone may apply – By law, employment at most U.S. Government agencies, including the Library of Congress, is limited to U.S. citizens. However, non-citizens may be hired, provided that other legal requirements are met and the Library determines there are no qualified U.S. citizens available for the position.

For more information and to apply, go to the USAJOBS site:

https://www.usajobs.gov/

The control number for this posting is 509626700, and it could be entered into the keyword search box to go directly to the posting.

Or, this url should go directly to the posting:

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/509626700 

Date posted: 8/31/2018

Program Director for the Temerty Contemporary Ukraine Program at Harvard University

On behalf of HURI, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University is currently accepting applications for the full-time position of Program Director for the Temerty Contemporary Ukraine Program. This is a unique opportunity for a talented, ambitious social scientist to shape the future of academic research on contemporary Ukraine.

To apply, go to: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25240&siteid=5341#jobDetails=1405260_5341

Date posted: 9/5/2018

Business Integrity Analyst (Russian) at Facebook

Business Integrity’s mission is to ensure safe and trusted connections between people, businesses, and Facebook. Our team works together to anticipate and predict potential threats to our platform, design and build tools to protect against these threats, and then implement and enforce these systems at scale. We leverage data analysis, machine learning and a robust infrastructure to review the quality of promoted content on our platform. We partner closely with several cross-functional teams, including product, engineering, and data science, to ensure high quality and safe experiences for both people and businesses across the Facebook family of apps. Successful candidates for this team are adaptable, creative, have a bias toward action, aren’t afraid of being wrong, and can successfully work across various teams & countries. This role is based in Dublin, Ireland.

To apply, go to:

https://www.facebook.jobs/dublin-irl/business-integrity-analyst-russian/A5DA6E69609D41B998727E9849D91E9F/job/

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Cyber Targeter with Booz Allen

Target persons of interest, identify relevant TTPs, and track strategic Cyber threats against US national security and criminal equities. Leverage expertise technical and analytic work to support analysis, research, targeting, and operations in the intelligence community (IC) to develop a holistic view of assigned Cyber threat areas. Conduct in-depth research of potential Cyber threats, subjects, or sources, gather, interpret, and evaluate information from both classified and unclassified sources, and make recommendations. Fuse technical expertise with intelligence analysis to assist with the integration, coordination, and dissemination of relevant information to appropriate parties.

To apply, go to:

https://bah.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/BAH_Jobs/job/USA-VA-Chantilly-15059-Conference-Ctr-Dr/Cyber-Targeter_R0031147

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Cyber Threat Analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency

As a Cyber Threat Analyst for the CIA, you will conduct all-source analysis, digital forensics, and targeting to identify, monitor, assess, and counter the threat posed by foreign cyber actors against US information systems, critical infrastructure and cyber-related interests. You will support the President, the National Security Council, and other US policymakers with strategic assessments and provide tactical analysis and advice for operations.

This application closes on 3/14/19.

To apply, go to:

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494072300

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Director of the Eurasian Nonproliferation Program at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies

Under general supervision of the Director of CNS, the ENP Director manages the Eurasia Nonproliferation Program at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, including research, training, and outreach and establishes the strategic vision for the program. To ensure sustainability and innovation, the Director will also raise funds and manage program budgets. Duties may include direct supervision of both regular staff and graduate research assistants. This is a full-time staff position.

Favorable consideration will be given to applications received before September 10, 2018.

To apply, go to:

https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/17774

Date posted: 9/4/2018

English-Russian Translator with OC Media

OC Media is searching for a full-time Tbilisi-based English-Russian translator.

The deadline for this position is September 20, 2018.

To apply, go to:

http://www.jobs.ge/eng/187515/

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Russian Language Teacher for the Department of the Army in Hurlburt Field, FL

Serves as Russian teachers for the Field Support Division of the Directorate of Continuing Education located at Hurlburt Field, Okaloosa, FL, Language Training Detachment (LTD). The Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC) offers foreign language instruction in more than two dozen languages on a schedule that extends throughout the year. Courses are taught six hours per day, five days a week, with the exception of federal holidays and training holidays.

The application closes on 9/24/2018.

To apply, go to:

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/508556800

Date posted: 9/4/2018.

Global Public Policy Regulatory Affairs Analyst or Manager with Visa

The Visa Global Public Policy (GPP) team’s mission is to position the company as a leader in shaping public policies that expand digital payments and promote an open and competitive environment, helping individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. GPP develops Visa’s position on key policy issues facing the global electronic payments’ sector, illustrating Visa’s shared value with governments. The team is responsible for establishing and maintaining Visa as a thought leader on these issues and proactively aligning business initiatives with policy trends and public policy objectives. The team monitors public policy developments around the world and through evidence-driven research develops novel content that promotes a knowledge-led dialogue on digital payments. The team also provides advice to a number of internal stakeholder groups on both mature and emerging payments policy issues. As such, the team maintains a range of internal and external facing platforms as distribution mechanisms for public policy content.

This position is based in San Francisco. To apply, go to:

https://usa.visa.com/careers/job-details.jobid.743999675847946.deptid.868605.html

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Intelligence Position with the United States Air Force (multiple locations)

This is a Public Notice for positions being filled under the Direct Hiring Authority (DHA) for Domestic Defense Industrial Base Facilities and Major Range and Test Facilities Base, NDAA 1125 (a) and (c). Positions may be filled as permanent, temporary or term with a full-time or part-time work schedule. Pay will vary by grade level and geographic location. Under this recruitment procedure applications will be accepted for each location/ installation identified in this Public Notice and selections are made for vacancies as they occur. There may or may not be actual/projected vacancies at the time you submit your application.

The application for this position closes 11/09/2018. To apply, go to:

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/497714500

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Opportunity for International Proposal Support for International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI) in Vienna, VA

International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and implemented over three hundred projects.  IBTCI serves government agencies, private sector companies and several donor agencies.  IBTCI specializes in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) across many sectors including, but not limited to, conflict and crisis, democracy and governance, economic growth, education, environment, and global health.

To apply, go to:

https://hire.withgoogle.com/public/jobs/ibtcicom/view/P_AAAAAAEAADKCJPO1IAabec

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Opportunity as an Eastern Armenian Translator for Pluribus International (based in Ft. Meade, MD)

Cryptologic linguists must be able to transcribe audio Eastern Armenian into written Eastern Armenian using the traditional script. Must be able to translate written Eastern Armenian into written English summaries, gists, extracts, and verbatim translations while ensuring the use of grammatically and idiomatically correct American English. Will require the ability to scan and process large amounts of material in target language and identify critical and essential elements of information as defined by the government. The candidate will be responsible for providing input to government counterparts by producing written reports developed from target language material.

To apply, go to:

https://careers-pluribusintl.icims.com/jobs/1409/language-analyst—eastern-armenian/job?source=Indeed.com&mobile=false&width=1070&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Open Source Intelligence Analyst for Booz Allen (based in Washington, D.C.)

Apply language capabilities and expertise in research and analytical techniques to comprehend complex global issues. Employ open source intelligence and social media analyses to provide government clients with deep insights that drive national security policy. Employ innovative open source research techniques to build and analyze networks and provide targeting analysis studies. Analyze and comprehend the implications of in-country news and reporting, including counter threats, military and political analyses, or nuclear, religious, or economic issues.

To apply, go to:

https://bah.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/BAH_Jobs/job/USA-DC-Washington-200-MacDill-Blvd/Open-Source-Intelligence-Analyst_R0036154

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Policy/Defense Analyst, International Security and Homeland Security with the Rand Corporation in Santa Monica, CA or Pittsburgh, PA

The RAND Corporation is a research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous. RAND’s research and analysis address issues that impact people everywhere, including security, health, education, sustainability, growth, and development. Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, RAND has close to 1,850 people from approximately 50 countries working in offices in North America, Europe, and Australia, with annual revenues of more than $315 million.

RAND is nonprofit, nonpartisan, and committed to the public interest. Our research is sponsored by government agencies, international organizations, and foundations. We rely on philanthropic support to pursue visionary ideas; address critical problems that are under-researched; and devise innovative approaches for solving acute, complex, or provocative policy challenges. RAND values objectivity and integrity in both its research processes and internal interactions. We emphasize a collegial environment that respects the contributions and dignity of all staff.

To apply, go to:

https://jobs.rand.org/psp/erprod/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Project Manager, Emerging Trends, Trust, and Safety Position with Google

The Trust and Safety, Emerging Trends team is a team created to fulfill the critical function of spotting new threats or trends that may pose harm to Google’s brand and our users. Our focus is on proactively addressing current challenges, such as controversial content, brand safety, and requirements in the privacy and regulatory space, and driving innovative solutions across multiple teams.

To apply, go to:

https://careers.google.com/jobs#!t=jo&jid=/google/project-manager-emerging-trends-trust-google-building-mp5-1160-n-mathilda-ave-3925450191&

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Position as a Safety Specialist (Investigator) with Facebook 

The Community Operations Safety Team strives to create a safe atmosphere for the Facebook and Instagram communities by way of outstanding support, education, and care for the various people around the world who use our platforms. We pride ourselves in helping prevent online and real-world harm by building fast, scalable support systems to address safety-related incidents on our products, and by influencing others to collaborate on cross-functional initiatives.

We are seeking a resilient self-starter who is eager to learn, and who strives to help others. We count on specialists who are passionate about protecting people, and are excited to build systems to support millions of people. We value people who can strategically drive the team using macro-level insights, while still caring for micro-level cases affecting people around the globe.

This position is in Dublin, Ireland. To apply, go to:

https://www.facebook.jobs/dublin-irl/safety-specialist-investigator/48427571FCA3471AB7B2CB4D9A7B8A3F/job/

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Science Technology and weapons Analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency

As a Science, Technology, and Weapons (STW) Analyst for the CIA, you will apply your scientific and technical expertise to analyze foreign weapons development, weapons proliferation, cyber warfare, and emerging technologies. You will work closely with regional specialists, military analysts, collection officers, and other Intelligence Community professionals to provide accurate, all-source estimates of foreign intentions and capabilities to senior decision makers.

This position is in Washington, D.C.

This application closes on 3/14/2019. To apply, go to:

https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494075900

Date posted: 9/4/2018

SIGINT Linguist Targeter for Booz Allen 

Provide consecutive, accurate translations and summarizations of material, while maintaining the integrity and meaning of material. Translate written material and write effectively in the native language and English in most information and formal exchanges. Scan and process a large amount of material, using the native language for critical and essential elements of the information in the material.

This position is in Washington, D.C. To apply, go to:

https://bah.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/BAH_Jobs/job/USA-DC-Washington-200-MacDill-Blvd/SIGINT-Linguist-Targeter_R0018175-1

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Ukrainian Research Analyst for Novetta

Job Description: Utilize open-source analytics platform to generate sophisticated analyses security and media trends in Europe; Produce documents, memos, and powerpoint decks with pertinent information and well-crafted visualizations; Liaise with government clients and other project stakeholders to advance their understanding of the open-source platform and its capabilities; Work with data-coders, modelers, and front-end developers to ensure coordination and collaboration.

This position is located in Washington, D.C. To apply, go to:

https://career4.successfactors.com/career?career_ns=job_listing&company=novetta&navBarLevel=JOB_SEARCH&rcm_site_locale=en_US&career_job_req_id=24549&selected_lang=en_US&jobAlertController_jobAlertId=&jobAlertController_jobAlertName=&_s.crb=IipzHQIA9z3Tnj0ORqRV+tYBMCU=&jobPipeline=Indeed

Date posted: 9/4/2018

Assistant Professor of Russian at the University of Rochester

The University of Rochester Department of Modern Languages and Cultures (http://www.sas.rochester.edu/mlc/) invites applications for a tenure track position as Assistant Professor in Russian (language, literature and culture). We are seeking a candidate with a strong research program, dedication to the undergraduate teaching of Russian language, literature, and culture and the ability to lead our four-week summer language program in St. Petersburg. Teaching load is two courses per semester (4 courses/year) for undergraduates and graduate students in humanities disciplines across the college. Applicants must have a PhD., native or near-native command of Russian and English, and experience teaching language at all levels. While the area of specialization is open, candidates with expertise in post-Soviet and contemporary Russian literature, cinema and culture are particularly welcome.

Faculty in MLC also have the opportunity to contribute to the University’s strong interdisciplinary programs in Literary Translation Studies, Film and Media Studies, the Graduate Program in Visual and Cultural Studies and the Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender & Women’s Studies. Appointment is effective July 1, 2019 with teaching duties beginning August 2019.

Application materials (statement, teaching philosophy, current CV, writing sample, 3 letters of recommendation) addressed to Professor John Givens, MLC Chair, should be submitted online by October 15, 2018 at https://www.rochester.edu/faculty-recruiting. Application review will begin November 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Preliminary interviews will take place by Skype and/or at the ASEEES convention in Boston, December 7-9. Address questions to johngivens@rochester.edu.

Date posted: 9/6/2018

Internships

Business and Human Rights Summer 2019 Internship with Human Rights Watch (Washington, D.C.)
The Business and Human Rights Division of Human Rights Watch (HRW) is seeking a law student intern with an interest in corporate accountability, poverty and inequality, and criminal justice, or related fields, who would like to expand their understanding and practical knowledge of human rights. Ideally, the intern will be available for a 10-week period starting in May or June 2019 in our DC office (start date is flexible). The student will intern closely with the division’s Senior Researcher by conducting desk research, analysis, and outreach tasks in the context of ongoing projects related to inequality in the US, predatory practices against the poor, security and extractives, and standard setting at the local, national, and international level.
The deadline to apply is December 31st, 2018. To apply, go to:
Date posted: 9/4/2018
Europe and Central Asian Division Internship, Human Rights Watch
The Europe and Central Asia (“ECA”) Division at Human Rights Watch (“HRW”) is currently seeking an undergraduate or graduate student intern in the New York office for the fall 2018 semester. Ideally, the intern will be available beginning in October 2018 through December 2018. The internship will focus on human rights abuses in the ECA region, particularly in Central Asia, Russia, and within the European Union.
The deadline to apply is September 17th, 2018. To apply, go to:
Date posted: 9/4/2018
Please see the extended list of opportunities at:

Funding

 

The University of Illinois will be hosting informational sessions on National Security Education Program Boren undergraduate study abroad scholarships. 
 
The Boren provides study abroad scholarships of $6,000-$20,000 for a full academic year or $4,000-$10,000 for a semester. Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) students also have the option of applying for summer-only programs of eight weeks or more. All scholarships may be used for U.S. citizens to study in Asia, Africa, Central & Eastern Europe, Latin America, or the Middle East on almost any study abroad program. (Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.) These are merit-based scholarships, and approximately 1 in 5 eligible applicants receive awards.
 
In order to receive the scholarship, award winners must enter into a service agreement requiring that they attempt to work in a paid position for the federal government in an area related to national security—generally the Departments of State, Defense, Homeland Security, or the Intelligence Community within three years of graduation (deferrals possible/encouraged for graduate study). Working for USAID or tenure in the Peace Corps counts in the service requirement. Winners also receive priority-hiring status. 
 
The campus application deadline is January 17, 2019 for any semester or year of study between May 2019 and May 2020. Students are encouraged to begin application drafts prior to leaving for winter break. 
 
Participants will have the opportunity to hear from an Illinois alumni recipient
Oct 25, 2018   3:30 – 4:30 pm 
514 Illini Union Bookstore
Hosted by the National and International Scholarships Program
 
Oct 26, 2018   3:00 – 4:00 pm 
514 Illini Union Bookstore
Hosted by the National and International Scholarships Program
 
For more information, contact the National and International Scholarships Program at topscholars@illinois.edu or visit our website at www.topscholars.illinois.edu.
Date posted: 10/16/2018

Submissions

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Conferences & Workshops

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Summer/ language Opportunities