PLEASE NOTE: The application period for this opportunity has closed.

Recruitment of IDRC Research Chair on Gender and Forced Displacement in Asia

LERRN is pleased to announce the following Call for Proposals from the Asian Institute of Technology, and our Partner Organization, the International Development Research Centre (IDRC):

The Asian Institute of Technology is currently recruiting a Research Chair to lead a centre on Gender and Forced Displacement in Asia. The project is supported by IDRC Canada. The IDRC Research Chair position focuses on research on gender in the context of conflict-induced/climate change and disaster-induced/development-induced forced displacement in South and Southeast Asia. It covers both internal and cross-border displacement. The Chair will be hosted by the Gender and Development Studies academic Program. The Chair will address the research gap between knowledge and policy responses when it comes to the gender dimensions of forced displacement.

Rank: Senior Research Fellow or Research Professor (associate/full)

Location: Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand.

For full details, please see the related AIT webpage:

Full details (External link)

Application Deadline:

Thursday, September 15, 2022.

Any enquiries related to the call and application process should be sent by email to