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PSSI is looking for a Research Assistant

25.11.2015

PSSI is looking for a Research Assistant with demonstrable interest in Russian or Eurasian affairs to support its activities.

The internship will primarily involve monitoring of current events in Russian politics, economics and foreign policy. The intern will also be expected to interact extensively with PSSI Staff and provide research and administrative support as assigned.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills/ capabilities:

  • Proven interest in Russia or Eurasia
  • Excellent writing and research skills
  • Superb organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in Czech and English. Knowledge of Russian is preferable but not mandatory

This is an excellent chance to gain insight and direct exposure into one of the leading Central European think tanks. You will also benefit from unparalleled access to a wide range of PSSI events.

On completion of the internship, you will receive a letter of reccomendation and become a part of PSSI Alumni. Please note that the internship is an unpaid position. It is for a period of three months on a part time basis, starting in early January 2016.

To apply, please send a covering letter, CV and a writing sample on an international relations/ current affairs topic (max. 600 words) to tomasek@pssi.cz by December 6.

Call for Applications: Robinson-Martin Security Scholars Program

14.07.2018

PSSI is now accepting applications for the Robinson-Martin Security Scholars Program 2018/2019. The program is currently comprised of a series of lectures and interactive seminars led by distinguished senior current and former security policy ... more »

PSSI published an analysis titled "Portrayal of NATO in the Czech Media"

13.07.2018

  The analysis maps out the ways in which NATO is portrayed in the Czech media. Special attention is dedicated to the deployment of Czech soldiers to the Baltic states as a part of the NATO Enhanced Forward Presence, as this issue has become ... more »

Call for Applications: Cyber Security Academy

12.07.2018

PSSI is now accepting applications for the Cyber Security Academy 2018. The intensive one-week course is organized in cooperation with the Czech National Cyber and Information Security Agency (NÚKIB) and is scheduled to take place in Prague in ... more »

PSSI Provided Research Data for GLOBSEC's Report on Disinformation Narratives that Accompanied the Killing of Ján Kuciak

06.07.2018

PSSI's Jonáš Syrovátka contributed to GLOBSEC's report about disinformation narratives surrounding the death of a Slovak investigative journalist Ján Kuciak.  The brief was published in the framework of ... more »

PSSI's Jonáš Syrovátka Co-Authored a Paper on Information Warfare and the Role of Non-Governmental Organizations

20.06.2018

The paper is based on the main ideas and opinions that were stated during a panel discussion held during the 2018 NGO Market in Prague, Czech Republic, about the role of NGOs in information warfare. The discussion moderated by Jonáš ... more »

PSSI Participated in the Project “Media Literacy Weeks”

14.06.2018

On June 14, 2018, PSSI organized a workshop for high-school students focused on the work of non-governmental organizations and their role in democratic society. The workshop was held at the Business Academy and Language School in Liberec. Students learned ... more »