New York Programme Assistant Application 2019

Thank you for your interest in our New York Program Assistant positions.

Before you apply, please take a moment to read this detailed program description.

How to apply

Please fill out the application form, below, and upload the following documents:

  • Cover letter (PDF)
  • American-style Resume (1 page, PDF)
  • Personal Statement (PDF): How would the PA position at QUNO support you in realizing your future plans and goals? Please refer to one or more of QUNO New York’s current program areas (Peacebuilding and the Prevention of Violent Conflict, including Emerging Powers, Local Perspectives and Reconciliation and Dialogue) in answering this question. Answers must not exceed 500 words.
  • References: Three (3) references are required. They should represent a range of acquaintances, for example one should be well acquainted with your academic work, another with a non-academic project or work experience, etc. 


All application materials, including references, must be recieved by Friday, January 25th, 2019, by midnight, Eastern Standard Time.  Please contact us with any questions or concerns at:


Applicants who are finalists will be contacted to schedule an interview in April, in-person in New York City ideally, or by phone if travel to New York is not feasible.

Please no more than 500 words.

Please use this form for your letters of reference.  Three letters should be sent, by the authors, to