Careers & Visiting Programs

Employment Opportunities


Senior/Research Scholar - Energy, National Security and Foreign Policy

The Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs seeks a Senior Research Scholar or Research Scholar to work at the intersection of energy, national security, climate change and related topics. 


CGEP seeks a Staff Associate III (Officer of Research) to provide a wide range of energy analysis and data manipulation in support of a broad portfolio including oil, natural, renewable energy, the power sector, and climate policy. 

Staff officer – Industrial decarbonization

CGEP seeks a Staff Associate II (Officer of Research) for a major research initiative on low-carbon industrial systems, including low-carbon fuels and processes, carbon capture and storage, and CO2 use/recycling. 

Events Coordinator

Reporting to the Events Manager, the Events Coordinator will be responsible for: (1) managing the logistics, administration, marketing and metrics for a dynamic portfolio of programs and events (over 100/year) at CGEP; and (2) supporting the Events Manager in developing and improving the systems, processes and tools used in the events portfolio to enhance and improve workflow, collaboration, communication, and impact.


Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Finance & Administration (DFA) is responsible for the day-to-day administration of CGEP, including budgeting, financial operations, human resources, and general operations.

Assistant Director of Human Resources and Finance

Reporting to the Director of Finance and Administration, and under the guidance of the SIPA Human Resources Office, the Assistant Director of Human Resources and Finance provides assistance to faculty, staff, students and other affiliates on a broad array of Human Resources policies and procedures. 


Student Opportunities 

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