The International School of Economics at Tbilisi State University (ISET, in Tbilisi, Georgia seeks to make one or more appointments at the ISET Policy Institute (, a leading economic policy think tank in the South Caucasus.

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Ideal candidates will have Ph.D. from a reputable international university and record of minimum 2 years in policy research/consulting in at least one of the relevant fields. Exceptional candidates without Ph.D. but with an advanced degree and at least 10 years of experience in at least one of the two fields will also be considered.

On December 10, ISET was visited by Nino Chelidze, Executive Director of the International Education Center, whose presentation, 'Scholarship programs and study abroad opportunities for Georgian Students', explained the mission and objectives of the International Education Center (IEC), center's ongoing and future scholarship programmes designed for students interested in pursuing their education abroad.

This was of particular interest to the ISET students in attendance since the institute has seen many of its graduates continue their education in Europe and the United States – including some who ultimately returned to work at ISET itself and educate the next generations. As the IEC awards scholarship funding to both MA and PhD students, the ISET audience was composed of Classes from both ISET’s BA and MA programmes.

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