Public Policies Specialists The Nkafu Policy Institute

11/02/2019 Team IPPA


The Nkafu Policy Institute seeks to expand its research activities by recruiting top-level specialists and creative thinkers to help it fulfill its mission of promoting public policies that can catalyze in African societies a free, prosperous, equitable and democratic economy. The Nkafu Policy Institute is looking for public policy experts with varied disciplinary trajectories, particularly interested in the areas of economic policy, sustainable development, security studies, educationtechnology policy and artificial intelligence. Specialists can be recruited full-time or part-time.


Required qualifications

  • Post-graduate degree in their field.
  • Demonstrate impressive work and publishing experience.
  • The individual must have the necessary skills to perform advanced research work
  • Strong communication skills to influence public policy.
  • Perfectly bilingual or have a working knowledge of French and English that will be tested during the interview.

Application process

All applications must be filled in ONLINE through the available portal HERE.


To fill out your application, you will need:


  • One-page cover letter indicating your areas of research and your interest in the initiative (PDF format).
  • A curriculum vitae (in PDF format).
  • A 4x4 professional photo.
  • Previous research (published or not, except thesis and dissertation) that demonstrates the candidate's writing skills (in PDF format).


*Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis (from March 1st,2019) and will continue until all positions are covered.


If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Antoinette Koudjon, Executive Assistant to the Denis and Lenora Foretia Foundation, at