Our employment page is updated regularly, and all new job openings are also posted to CIGI's Twitter account (@CIGIonline). Whether or not employment or volunteer opportunities exist at a given time, all applications and resumes sent to [email protected] are kept in an active file for three months. Resumes will be acknowledged only for those candidates under consideration for an interview.

We encourage you to return to our careers page often and explore our website to learn more about what CIGI has to offer.


Director, Global Economy

This position, reporting to the President, will oversee the strategic development and execution of CIGI’s Global Economy Program and its research and impact related activities. This role includes development and design of the program framework, assist in creating an annual workplan and budget, initiate and maintain strategic and funding relationships with national and international partners, actively contribute to research activities and publications, and manage staff and Fellows in the Global Economy Program.

Social Media Engagement Specialist

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The Social Media Engagement Specialist is a full-time position responsible for the day-to-day content development of CIGI's social media channels in close collaboration with other members of the Communications team as well as Digital Media, Publications and research program staff. In addition to creating and posting social media content in a variety of formats, the position actively engages stakeholders in two-way conversations online as part of CIGI’s overall outreach strategies.

Managing Editor, CIGIonline.org

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The Managing Editor is responsible for the development and implementation of digital content and marketing for CIGI’s website, CIGIonline.org. Working in conjunction with the research programs, the primary focus of the Managing Editor is to adapt content from CIGI research programs for online storytelling, as well as commission, write and produce original, online content. The Managing Editor coordinates across departments, and works closely with designers, developers and various content providers including researchers, freelancers, and CIGI staff.

International Law Research Program 2017 Post-Doctoral Fellowships

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The International Law Research Program (ILRP) of the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to invite applications for post-doctoral fellowships for research in one or more of the ILRP areas of focus. The ILRP will be engaging up to 4 post-doctoral fellows in 2017.