Vacancy Announcement: Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Specialist

Download PDF version here Title: Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Specialist Location: Nairobi, Kenya Type of contract: Project-based (2 years), renewable Application deadline: Wednesday, May 9, 2018   Background Pedagogical Leadership in Africa (PedaL) is one of nine partnerships supported by Strategic Partnerships for Higher Education Innovation and Reform (SPHEIR). SPHEIR was established by the UK […]

Vacancy announcement: Programme Assistant

Click to download a PDF version of the vacancy announcement Title: Programme Assistant Location: Nairobi, Kenya Type of contract: Fixed Term (1 year), renewable Application deadline: February 23, 2018 (1700 hrs Kenyan Time)   OVERVIEW OF THE RESEARCH PROGRAMME AND FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION PASGR’s Research Programme works with African social scientists to produce high […]

Call for Applications: Programme Associate

Click to download the PDF version of this call 1.     Post information The Programme Associate works as part of a team of programme staff who are implementing PASGR’s programmatic functions while gaining work experience. This post holds a variety of responsibilities related to the research, analysis, and coordination of programmatic activities. This position is ideal […]

DAAD Scholarships for the Master of Research and Public Policy 2018/19

The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is an independent, non-partisan pan-African not-for-profit organisation working to enhance research excellence in governance and public policy that contributes to the overall wellbeing of women and men. In its Higher Education Programme, PASGR works with thirteen universities across seven African countries to implement a collaborative Master […]

CODESRIA 2017 Gender Institute: Feminist Scholarship, Universities and Social Transformation in Africa

Application Deadline: 15 March 2018 Date: 14-25 May 2018 Venue: Dakar, Senegal The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, CODESRIA, invites applications from academics and researchers from African universities and research centers to participate in the 2017 session of the Gender institute, which will take place in Dakar, Senegal from May […]

Call for submissions to develop PASGR’s Strategic Plan for 2018-2022

Download EOI-PASGR Strategy Document 2018-2022 (PDF) Between 2014 and 2018, PASGR’s institutional directions, vision, mission, programmes and activities were guided by its strategic plan “Public Policy: 2014-2018 Strategic Plan” (see for PDF version). As we approach the closing stages of the current strategic plan period, we would like to review the 2014-2018 plan and prepare […]

Terms of Reference (TOR) for Expression of Interest to Develop a Business Plan for the Professional Development and Training Programme

PASGR is seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably qualified resource person/s to develop a five year business plan that (i) ensures sustainability of the Professional Development and Training programme within the first three years, and (ii) establishes the training programme as an income generating entity from the parent organization within five years. The assignment involves: […]

Two lessons for early involvement of stakeholders in research

By Obasanjo Oyedele, Martin Atela and Ayo Ojebode A fundamental principle for conducting research that is easily put to use by stakeholders is to involve them in the research process as early as possible. But how can the inertia and lack of interest that stakeholders often have at this stage be overcome? We provide two […]

Call for applications: Engendering social science research methods course (February 2018)

Course dates: February 19 to February 21, 2018 (Please note that the application deadline has been extended and course dates moved forward by one week). Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: (Questions/clarifications only) Application deadline extended to January 21, 2018. Course delivery date moved to February 19-21, 2018. The Partnership for African Social and […]

Call for applications: interpretive methods and ethnography (March 2018)

Course dates: March 26 to March 29, 2018 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: (Questions/clarifications only) Application deadline extended to January 14, 2018. The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering a 4-day professional development course in Interpretive Methods & Ethnography. This training is relevant to African academics, researchers and PhD […]