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Research Collaborator (project based)

The Center for Indonesian Policy Studies is always looking for a collaborator to write for us. This role will be responsible for conducting policy research and regulatory analysis, designing practical policy recommendations, and writing policy papers, policy briefs, and other research outputs.

Essential Requirements

  • A master or PhD degree in economics, public policy, political economy, international relations, sociology, law, and other related social science majors.

  • Have 3 to 5 years of experience in conducting research on public policy issues.

  • Fluent in written and spoken English

  • Strong policy analysis skills and experience in fieldwork, interviews, and gathering/analyzing data. Sound methodological knowledge in social science research (e.g., case studies, ethnography, mixed methods) is an advantage.

  • An analytical mindset and critical-thinking skills, and a high interest in Indonesia’s social and economic development

  • A publication history (academic articles, analyses, op-eds)

  • Interest in food security and agriculture, education, or digital economy

If you are interested in working with us on topics related to our focus area, please send your application through.

Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and project scale.