Columbia - SIPA

Senior Research Scholar, Global Natural Gas Markets

The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia|SIPA seeks a Senior Research Scholar for a major research initiative on Global Natural Gas Markets. The position will report to the Center’s Founding Director. Successful execution will require generating original research, managing external research projects and communicating research findings clearly and concisely to a range of audiences in a manner that maximizes policy impact, as well as contributing to the Center’s wider research and convening efforts. Global natural gas markets are in the midst of a major transformation and this project will help to understand the policy issues and market dynamics that will have a profound impact on the global economy, geopolitics and environment in the 21st century. The position will engage at a high level with key stakeholders; a high level of verbal and written communications, and cultural awareness, skills are required.

Main Responsibilities

Research and Analysis

Management, Coordination and Leadership

Convene and Communicate

Minimum Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

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Screening of the candidates will begin immediately and the search will remain open no less than 30 days from the date of posting and continue until filled. For further information, please contact Jesse McCormick, Associate Director, Center on Global Energy Policy, at jmccormick@columbia.edu

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer; applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.