UNIDIR has a core staff responsible for project and program management, publications, administration and technical support. Research projects are conducted at the Institute or by outside experts or research organizations. The staff is complemented by visiting fellows, supported by their national government or by our fellowship program, and graduate professionals.


All positions at UNIDIR are posted here.

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Graduate and Professional Program

UNIDIR offers a limited number of unpaid positions through its Graduate and Professional Program. Applicants may be undergraduate, graduate, or post-graduate students, or they may have completed their studies.

Such vacancies will be found under "Open Positions" below.  

Open Positions

Our Conventional Arms Team is currently hiring the following position:

- Resident Researcher. Applications are being accepted through  4 July 2019. To apply, send applications to with the subject of  Application: CAP Researcher. Full details on this posting can be found here

Our Strategic Communications Team is currently hiring the following position: 

Video/Animation Consultant. Applications are being accepted through 26 June 2019. Full details on this position can be found here.