The Staff College stands as a beacon of innovation and vibrancy, continually seeking out individuals who embody our values. As we expand and progress, the indispensable contributions of our dedicated staff and course participants propel us forward. Whether you’re embarking on your career journey or seeking to further enrich your professional path, discover the myriad opportunities available at our two dynamic campuses.


This position requires the following:

Education: A relevant postgraduate qualification in social sciences, development studies, political studies, international affairs, and other relevant areas. A solid knowledge of the concept of sustainable development is desirable. Knowledge of linkages of the framework humanitarian- peace- development and country programming in the context of sustainable development is an advantage. Knowledge of climate, environment and sustainability is a distinct advantage.

Experience: At least two years of relevant experience in research, training, capacity development and/or programme management in the development context.

Previous work experience in the UN System is an asset. Work experience in instructional design and e-learning is an asset.

Languages: English is required; French is highly desirable. Knowledge of another UN language is an asset.

Associate Fellowship

Applicants can be considered if they meet one of the following:

  • Are enrolled in a Master’s or in a Ph.D. programme; or
  • Are enrolled in the final year of a Bachelor’s programme; or
  • Are within one year after graduation from a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Ph.D. programme. in the field of communications, public relations, languages, journalism or equivalent.
    Previous work experience is not required, however experience in the field of communications and public relations and experience working with professional social media platforms are considered an asset. Knowledge of the UN is an advantage.
    Language competencies:
    Excellent command of written and spoken English required. Knowledge of another UN language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish) is an advantage.
    Computer skills:
    Excellent computer skills in the Microsoft Office suite.
    Other skills and competencies:
  • Ability to learn and act in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • High motivation to learn and grow professionally.
  • Ability to work in a multicultural, multi-ethnic environment and to maintain
    effective working relations with people of different national and cultural

Application Documents


The application (in English) should include the following:

  • A duly completed, updated and signed P11 form (
  • A motivation letter elaborating in a concise style why you consider yourself qualified for this position; and
    Please apply through the online application form available at
    Conditions of Contract and Terms of Remuneration
    Available at AF_001_2024


The application (in English) should include the following:

  • An up-to-date curriculum vitae (resume)
  • A motivation letter elaborating in a concise style why you consider yourself qualified for this position; and
  • For applicants who are currently enrolled in a degree programme, an endorsement from their University or Sponsoring Institution is required;
    Please apply through the online application form available at

Method of Application

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