Now Accepting Applications: the Roger L. Hale Fellowship at Ploughshares Fund for the 2019/2020 Term
“The world needs new leaders committed to the vision of a world free from the threat of nuclear weapons.”
– Roger Hale, Chair Emeritus, Ploughshares Fund
Ploughshares Fund invites qualified applicants for the Roger L. Hale Fellowship on nuclear policy.
Description of the Fellowship
In honor of Chair Emeritus Roger Hale’s unwavering commitment to Ploughshares Fund and its vision that nuclear weapons should never be used again, Ploughshares Fund seeks applicants for a competitive, one-year paid position as a Roger L. Hale Fellow. The Fellowship will provide an exemplary individual with an outstanding opportunity to develop professional skills by working at a leading peace and security institution that has been at the forefront of nuclear nonproliferation policy, advocacy and grantmaking for more than three decades. Ploughshares Fund’s extensive network within the nuclear nonproliferation community will place the Fellow into a unique position to gain practical day-to-day experience grappling with a wide variety of nuclear weapons policy issues. The Fellow will be based in the Washington, DC office of Ploughshares Fund.
The Fellow’s Responsibilities
Ploughshares Fund will create an engaging experience based upon the Fellow’s skills, knowledge, and interests. The Fellow works primarily with the policy (analysis/advocacy) team to conduct research on current nuclear weapons-related topics, monitor legislative developments, and write for publication on the Ploughshares Fund website and other venues. Past Fellows have published research reports, journal articles, and op-eds, and have delivered presentations at conferences. Fellows will have ample opportunity to engage with the organization’s leadership.
Knowledge, Education and Experience Required
We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated a strong interest in nuclear weapons issues and are interested in pursuing a career in the peace and security field.
Salary and Benefits
Please email the following documents in a single pdf document to [email protected]
Cover letter describing why you are interested in the fellowship and your skills
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