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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.

PSSI Held a Closed Roundtable on Unconventional Threats to Europe’s Space Operations

18.05.2018

On May 18, 2018, PSSI convened in Prague a closed roundtable entitled “Responding to Unconventional Threats to Europe’s Space Operation”. The event discussed challenges related to what we termed “space hybrid operations”, ... more »

PSSI, Charles University’s Institute of Political Studies, and American Center Organized a Public Lecture on Space Security

18.05.2018

PSSI was delighted to welcome on May 18, 2018, Dr. Kai-Uwe Schrogl, Chief Strategy Officer at the European Space Agency (ESA) as the guest lecturer at the Space Security Course accredited within the Charles University’s Master’s Degree in ... more »

PSSI is launching a new project focusing on China

17.05.2018

PSSI is pleased to announce the launch of its newest project - Comparative Analysis of the  Approach Towards China: V4+ and One Belt One Road (OBOR). China's charm offensive across the Visegrad region and the Balkans has been unprecedented ... more »

PSSI to hold a public lecture on space security (May 18, 2018)

10.05.2018

PSSI and Charles University’s Institute of Political Studies, in collaboration with the American Center, will hold a public lecture on space security.  Chief Strategy Officer of the European Space Agency (ESA) Kai-Uwe Schrogl ... more »

PSSI has launched a new project: "Western Balkans at the Crossroads: Assessing Non-Democratic External Influence Activities"

07.05.2018

The project will seek to identify, analyze and publicize Russian, Chinese, Turkish, and Gulf State influence activities and sharp power in the Balkans. PSSI will specifically focus on malign foreign influence in five post-Yugoslav and not-EU ... more »

Dr. Martina Šmuclerová Joins PSSI

04.05.2018

PSSI is pleased to announce that Dr. Martina Šmuclerová, a former diplomat and international lawyer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, has joined the Institute as a Senior Fellow. Dr. Šmuclerová will ... more »