Job vacancies and other opportunities

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Current vacancies

Join our diverse, international team working to realize a sustainable future for people and the planet — find current vacancies on the UNU Careers website


We offer internship opportunities to learn more about our work and gain hands-on experience at a think tank within the UN system.


Our Postdoctoral Fellowships provide young scholars with the opportunity to conduct advanced research in sustainability in co-operation with host researchers at Japanese universities. 


UNU-IAS is committed to achieving gender balance and ensuring gender equality. UNU employment practices also strive to ensure equality of opportunity and treatment for persons with disabilities and to prevent any form of disability-based exclusion or discrimination.