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Call for Researchers to Conduct a System Analysis of the Social Science Research Sector in Albania & Serbia

PERFORM is looking for one expert in Albania and one in Serbia to conduct a systems analysis of the social science research sectors in Albania and Serbia.

The analysis will include:
  • Stakeholder mapping, relationships and linkages among stakeholders
  • Map and describe linkages between Social Science Research Sector and other domains of society 
  • Identification and description of the forces within the system
  • Assessment of the performance of the system
  • Identification and outline of main impediments responsible for the dysfunctions
  • Identification of the central driving forces

The study will require approximately 30 working days with the expected beginning on 15 December 2017.

Detailed Terms of Reference will be provided only to the shortlisted candidates.


  • Postgraduate degree in the field of Social Sciences and Humanities;
  • At least 10 years of relevant research experience in the field of social science and humanities;
  • Experience in systems analysis, proven ability to understand systems
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills;
  • Full professional fluency in English.

How to Apply

Please submit your detailed CV in English and Cover Letter/Expression of Interest outlining clearly how you meet the requirements of the position.

Closing date for applications for both countries: 24.11.2017. by 17.00h.

Selection Criteria

The consultants will be selected based on an overall assessment of competences and relevant experience.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.